South Park tried to warn us a while ago that by clicking “Agree” to Terms & Conditions without reading them beforehand could lead to horrible disasters – good thing we listened!
Instagram, the popular mobile photo-sharing app recently bought by Facebook (for $1billion), announced on Monday, 17 December, that they will be changing their T&Cs starting January 16 2013. Good thing someone found the time to read them, because it seems that Instagram is as evil a business as Goldman & Sachs is.
As if copyright law wasn’t enough of an issue ever since Napster started the copyright wars in 2000, Instagram took it one step further by saying that it could sell its’ users photos to be used in ads and promotions, without the express permission of the owner and without any compensation:
Listed in Forbes as one of the top 20 women social media power influencers and likewise as one of the top social media power influencers, she is one of the most dynamic personalities in the social media market.Crowned the Social Influencer of Europe for Oracle she actively leverages ethical online marketing for her clients.
After launching her first business within three years of becoming a mother, her financial success was recognised by being a finalist at the Best MumPreneur of the Year Awards, presented at 10 Downing Street. Following a resultant offer and wishing to spend more time with her daughter, she sold her first business to focus on social media, developing a multi-site blog and online marketing portfolio that generated in excess of 600,000 + page views per month.
A business owner, social media consultant, international speaker and genuine digital guru, Lilach is consulted by journalists and regularly quoted in newspapers, business publications and marketing magazines (including Forbes, The Telegraph, Wired, Prima Magazine, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Social Media Today and BBC Radio 5 Live). What’s more, her books have achieved No 1 on Amazon for Sales and Marketing and Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
When Lilach isn’t working she enjoys spending time with her family and is an avid fan of Zumba.
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