Today Twitter revealed its latest staff diversity statistics and announced its intention to be slightly less white in 2016.
In 2015, U.S. Twitter employees are still predominantly white men. Since last year Twitter has managed to increase the number of women in its workforce by four percent, with women now comprising 34 percent of its U.S. workforce. Ladies represent only 13 percent of the company’s tech department and 22 percent of its leadership.
There's a battle raging over the Internet right now — one that pits a multibillion-dollar industry against a few lines of code.
On the surface, the sticking point is whether or not people should have to look at the pop-ups, banners, autoplay videos and the other attention-grabbing ploys that subsidize most free websites. The tools that enable them not to do so are easier than ever to use.
Marketing automation software penetration is still on the wrong side of “woeful.”
Even if you reduce the total marketplace to B2B organizations alone — those that are more likely to use a marketing automation platform (MAP) — penetration is still around 10 percent.
Here’s what you need to know:
• Urgent action on climate.
Despite Silicon Valley billionaires’ remarkable track record of innovation, it appears they have decided to throw in the towel on higher education. Each year, many donate millions to old-line American colleges and universities that, together, graduate the same number of engineers as we did 25 years ago.
- Giffiti Jazzes Up Photos With GIFs
- Former Facebook And Instagram Marketer Eric Edge Joins Photo Startup PicsArt
- What the Color of Your Logo Says About Your Company (Infographic)
- Tweets of the Week: McDonald's Says No; Everyone Else Says Woof
- It’s Go Time for Facebook GIF Ads
- Twitter launches Music on Vine to help you discover and create music