TechCrunch: Revcontent & CEO John Lemp “trying to get rid of misinformation with help from the Poynter Institute”

CEO John Lemp recently said that thanks to a new policy, publishers in Revcontent‘s content recommendation network “won’t ever make a cent” on false and misleading stories — at least, not from the network. To achieve this, the company is relying on fact-checking provided by the Poynter Institute’s International Fact Checking Network. If any two independent fact checkers from International Fact Checking flag a story from the Revcontent network as false, the company’s widget will be removed, and Revcontent will not pay out any money on that story (not even revenue earned before the story was flagged).

Revcontent and CEO John Lemp were recently featured in an article by TechCrunch and Senior Writer Anthony Ha for their efforts to combat fake news and misinformation. “CEO John Lemp recently said that thanks to a new policy, publishers in Revcontent‘s content recommendation network “won’t ever make a cent” on false and misleading stories — at least, […]

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John Lemp

CEO & Founder

Best Practices for Native Advertising

best practices native advertising

Between the rising costs of online advertising and increasing concerns over banner blindness,  it’s never been more important than now to ensure your digital marketing strategies are effective. Which is why many advertisers, marketers and publishers alike are utilizing native advertising to see better results. However, this doesn’t mean this practice will automatically generate a […]

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What is Native Advertising?

what is native advertising

Are you entirely new to learning about native advertising? Or you’ve heard about it in passing and want a deeper understanding of everything it entails? We’ve compiled a few of the key elements involved in native advertising below to help you gain more knowledge about what it is, how it relates to content recommendations, and […]

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How Travel Brands Can Use Native Advertising This Summer

Now that the summer season is here, it’s the perfect time to curate and plan your travel-related content and campaigns. According to data from Think With Google, consumers have become research-obsessed. Travelers are increasingly researching information such as where to eat, the best excursions or the best travel deals well in advance. For example, some people might […]

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Morgan McAbee

Brand Strategist

Native and Programmatic Advertising: The Perfect Combination

The native programmatic space is growing rapidly as more advertisers are shifting their budgets to this method. But what is prompting this shift from display to native? According to eMarketer, growth in native programmatic is driven by “publishers’ pursuit of higher-value and more mobile-friendly inventory, as well as by advertisers’ demands for more engaging, less […]

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Morgan McAbee

Brand Strategist