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METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND MEDIA FOR PRESENTING CONTENT

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000236856D
Publication Date: 2014-May-19

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Abstract

Methods, systems, and media for presenting content are provided. In some embodiments, the method comprises: receiving a request from a content creator connected to a social network that includes other users to create a content item; determining playback options based on a content type associated with the content item; causing the playback options to be presented to the content creator in association with the content item; receiving a selection of one of the playback options, wherein each of the playback options is associated with instructions that cause the content item to be presented in accordance with the selected playback option in response to receiving a particular user interaction; causing content items, including the content item from the content creator, to be presented to one of the other users; and causing the instructions associated with the selected playback options to be executed by a user device associated with the other users in response to the user device determining, for the content item, that the particular user interaction has been performed.

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METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND MEDIA FOR PRESENTING CONTENT

The disclosed subject matter relates to methods, systems, and media for presenting content.

    Millions of people participate in social networks. Users frequently post content to social networks and can be automatically presented with content, which can include an aggregation of content created by many other users, such as paid content created by entities advertising products, brands, and/or services. However, users are often able to ignore such paid content which may not stand out from the other content items within the aggregated feed of content items.

Accordingly, it is desirable to provide new methods, systems, and media for presenting content.

Summary

    Methods, systems, and media for presenting content are provided. In accordance with some embodiments of the disclosed subject matter, methods for presenting content are provided, the methods comprising: receiving a request from a content creator to create a content item to be published, wherein the content creator is connected to a social network that includes a plurality of users; determining, using a hardware processor, one or more playback options to be presented to the content creator based on a content type associated with the content item; causing the one or more playback options to be
presented to the content creator in association with the content item to be published in response to receiving the request from the content creator; receiving a selected playback option from the one or more playback options, wherein each of the one or more playback options is associated with instructions that cause the content item to be presented in accordance with the selected playback option in response to receiving a particular user interaction; causing a plurality of content items that includes the content item from the content creator to be presented to at least one of the plurality of users; and causing the instructions associated with the selected playback option to be executed by a user device associated with the at least one of the plurality of users in response to the user device determining, for the content item, that the particular user interaction has been performed.

    In accordance with some embodiments of the disclosed subject matter, systems for presenting content are provided, the systems comprising: a hardware processor that is configured to: receive a request from a content creator to create a content item to be published, wherein the content creator is connected to a social network that includes a plurality of users; determine one or more playback options to be presented to the content creator based on a content type associated with the content item; cause
the one or more playback options to be presented to the content creator in association with the content item to be published in response to receiving the request from the content creator; receive a selected playback option from the one or more playback options, wherein each...