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Facebook Instant Articles Fail: Digital Publishers Leave the Party

Facebook Instant Articles Fail

Facebook is at the receiving end of the ire of various digital publishers on its platform. Many are jumping ship and ditching the Facebook Instant Articles, after it has spectacularly failed to live up to its promises. Touted as a revolutionary tool for the Publishing Industry in the digital age, has even its most ardent […]

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Facebook Comments Plugin will kill your Online Publishing Business, Slowly and Painfully

Facebook Comments Plugin will kill Digital Publishers

In the “digital will eat everything” world of today, online publishers need to double check on 3rd party technologies they use. Especially, if the said product is coming from the “biggest media company” which does not produce a cent’s worth of content. This is a critical review of Facebook Comments Plugin and I will acknowledge the […]

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The Menace of Comment Spam on Facebook and its Comments Plugin

Comment Spam on Facebook Plugin

Like death and taxes in life, spam has become inevitable in the digital world. Comment spam is a term we use to refer to a broad category of postings which abuse web-based forms. The abuse occurs in the form of unsolicited advertisements, malware and phishing attempts posted as comments. Spammers spam in multiple ways. They […]

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Vuukle Partners with Google to Allow Publishers to Fight Back Trolls and Haters: Perspective API Comments Plugin

Google Perspective API Comments Plugin

The comments section has been the dark underbelly of the internet. It is not for the faint of heart. Several publishers, social media and even video gaming platform have unsuccessfully tried to fight against trolls and haters. Moderating by humans is no joy, removing comments was accepting defeat, using Facebook plugin backfired. Humanity had almost […]

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How to Manage your Facebook Page: Lessons from the Carnivorous Island in The Life of Pi

Manage your Facebook Page: Lessons from The Life of Pi

In the movie “The Life of Pi”, the shipwrecked, hungry and tired duo of Pi and Richard Parker, the tiger, land on the shores of a mysterious little island. It is inhabited only by meerkats and seaweed, and lovely trees and freshwater ponds. Beautiful and peaceful. During the day, Pi and Richard Parker both are […]

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Content Publishing Predictions for 2017: How Vuukle sees the Future

Vuukle 2017 Predictions

Vuukle served 46 billion recommendations and 7.7 billion Ad impressions for around 3000 publishers worldwide in 2016. While doing this we maintained a 99.99% up-time, survived 4.4 billion HTTP requests and consumed 64 TB bandwidth! We had our data analysts run through this behemoth of data and interviewed industry experts (some of them our clients). […]

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The Importance of Comments for Websites

The Importance of Comments for Websites

Why allowing users to comment on web pages is so important today: key takeaways and things to avoid. TL;DR Comments help you create and maintain a community of interested users for the long term. Past experiences have shown us that making it difficult or completely removing comments from websites are bad ideas. Conversation is essential, […]

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