Facebook announces News Feed guidelines for publishers
In an attempt to provide more transparency on how Facebook’s News Feed ranks content, the company today announced a new set of guidelines for publishers.
Adam Mosseri, Facebook’s head of the News Feed, said during an announcement at the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism that the guidelines were meant to provide standards that were “more clear about what works and what doesn’t on our platform.”
The guidelines do not seem to include any substantive changes to Facebook’s policies for publishers, but put the current rules in one place. “We don’t want to say something that’s going to change over time,” Mosseri said. The guidelines centralize some of the advice Facebook has…