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Scout24 rolls out unit for consumer services

Scout24 rolls out unit for consumer services

Germany’s Scout24 AG used its first Capital Markets Day in Berlin this week to launch a new operating unit, called Consumer Services. The owner of real estate site ImmobilienScout24 (IS24) and auto platform AutoScout24 (AS24) said it’s a move to further push business beyond listings and into transactions.

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Facebook and Google jump from the screen to the street

Facebook and Google jump from the screen to the street

Facebook and Google are hitting the road, talking up the benefits of both platforms for small businesses and jobseekers alike. Facebook’s program is called Community Boost and it kicked off in Houston, Greenville, South Carolina; St. Louis, Albuquerque and Des Moines. Google's "Grow with Google" launched in Indianapolis. A new survey shows there's plenty of room for Facebook and Google to grow in the SMB space.


Facebook, Google dives into home services in India

Facebook, Google dives into home services in India

EBay has done it (with Gumtree Connect in South Africa), OLX Group has done it (with Fixly in Poland), Quikr has done it (with QuikrServices in India) and now Facebook and Google have also done it: rolled out online-services sites. The two global giants have apparently decided to give Quikr competition in India for its well-diversified section for home services.


Deb Liu appointed VP of Facebook Marketplace

Deb Liu appointed VP of Facebook Marketplace

Deb Liu, the Facebook exec who had been running the company’s Marketplace classified app, has been promoted. She is now formally the VP of Marketplace. Liu had previously been in charge of Facebook Platform. Taking her place will be Eddie O’Neil, a six-year Facebook veteran was previously a director of product management at the company.


LinkedIn launches its own “Audience Network”

LinkedIn launches its own “Audience Network”

Professional networking site LinkedIn is taking another leaf out of Facebook’s playbook, this time introducing a new product called LinkedIn Audience Network. (The professional network recently introduced native video, and last year overhauled its UX to prioritize its news feed, in a similar fashion to Facebook.)

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