Social media influencers may have to pay up to ₹50 lakh fine for not following rules
The violations of the guidelines will attract a fine of ₹10 lakh on manufacturers, advertisers and endorsers, whereas a penalty of ₹50 lakh can be imposed on subsequent offences.
Meta appoints Vikas Purohit to head global business group in India
An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore, and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Varanasi, Purohit last worked as the chief executive officer of Tata CLiQ.
Twitter bans over 44,000 accounts in India in Sept-Oct period
Twitter received 582 complaints in its grievances redressal mechanisms pertaining to abuse and harassment. Of which actions have been taken against 20 URLs.
India only behind US in user data requests: Meta
Meta said that content inciting violence across all its platforms witnessed a decline from 19.3 million to 14.4 million in Q3 of 2022.
Twitter India’s net loss widens to ₹32 crore for FY22
The company posted a surge in its revenue from operations by 86% to ₹156.75 crore for the year-ended on March 31, 2022, as against ₹86.36 crore in FY21.
How To Make Money From Social Media
India's 50 million creators are monetising their skills at comedy, dance, singing, fitness and education via exciting new revenue streams to create a flourishing ecosystem.
Legacy meets novelty: Miss Universe in a Digiverse
Harnaaz Kaur Sandhu and future pageant winners could be looking at careers vastly dissimilar to their predecessors as the entertainment industry goes digital.
Data Protection Bill: JPC for social media regulation, new SWIFT payment plan
The JPC recommends that all social media platforms which do not act as intermediaries should be treated as publishers and held accountable for the content they host
Bidi makers on Facebook: health org cries 'violation'
A report details 344 instances of bidi marketing on social media between December 2020 and August 2021, almost exclusively through Facebook (98%).