Surge in fake coronavirus treatment ads sees ASA rethink its priorities- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

A boom in misleading ads promoting coronavirus cures and treatments online has led to big changes for the UK’s advertising watchdog – which has been forced to rethink its priorities quickly in light of the ongoing global pandemic. Like many media regulators, the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) is often faced with criticism about the speed […]

Asos and Zoella hit with ad ban over ‘unclear’ promotional Instagram post- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Asos and influencer Zoe Sugg (AKA Zoella) have been issued with a warning from the UK’s advertising regulator for failing to correctly signpost a paid-for Instagram post. The decision from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) underscores the nuances faced by both brands and influencers when badging sponsored content within the confines of different social media […]