Recommended content widgets still have major disclosure and clickbait problems, says a new report

“Promoted stories” have taken over the web. The widgets, which hawk dubious dietary supplements and a wide variety of clickbait, have become an unfortunate staple of websites — both news-focused and otherwise — thanks largely to the ad rates they pay publishers, which tend to be higher than standard banner ads. They are, to many, a … Continue reading Recommended content widgets still have major disclosure and clickbait problems, says a new report