Ayse Altunisik

Ayse is the Marketing Director and a Columnist at Grit Daily. She is a digital-marketing professional with experience in paid media advertising, SEO, writing and analytics. She's worked with numerous brands in the digital space, honing her digital chops at places like Edelman, McGraw Hill Education, Abbott, and The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company. In her spare time she enjoys hikes with her dog Belle and wondering when the newest season of Stranger Things will premiere on Netflix.

Facebook’s Constant News Feed Changes Are No Surprise. Here’s Why.

Facebook has gone back to the drawing table with News Feed changes again. The tech giant announced last Thursday that it would be using surveys and several other data touchpoints to show users content in their News Feed that was more personalized and relevant to them. These changes come fresh off the heels of Facebook’s F8 conference, where it was announced that Facebook would be moving away from newsfeed and more towards groups and events as the core part of the user experience. The News Feed...

Is The Future Really Private? Takeaways From Facebook’s F8 Conference

The future is private. Or at least that’s what Facebook wants you to believe. This was the overarching theme of Facebook’s F8 conference this week, their tenth annual conference for developers. “Privacy gives us the freedom to be ourselves,” Mark Zuckerberg declared at F8. Amidst the swirl of privacy concerns and criticism from the past year, Facebook has been under fire from just about everyone. In his keynote, Zuckerberg laid out his vision for a more privacy-focused experience across all of...

Facebook Live’s Wild West: The Moderation Challenges of Live Video

The attack on two mosques in New Zealand eleven days ago has dominated headlines across the globe and shocked many due to its horrific nature.  In less than ten minutes, a gunman with five guns and a camera strapped to his chest shot hundreds of rounds, killing over fifty people in Christchurch. The terrorist attack has been described as the worst mass shooting in New Zealand’s history. In the wake of the shooting, it was discovered that the gunman broadcasted himself on Facebook Live...