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Facebook can fix it by paying attention to people reporting threads that are scams. A page withlikes and 3 scam reports is legit.
March 28, 7: What FB often tries to pull is a bait-and-switch, and as users, we have the right to know that and to react accordingly. And Daylan, again, thank you for explaining that to me.
It has been frustrating me for months not understanding why these posts even exists, nor why so many people I know feel constantly compelled to click. I get it a lot more now.
March 26, 5: Whimsy April 11, So so tires of my news feed being full of what they want me to see and not what I want to see. Peter King May 11, We are mostly immune from advertising now. Yes, there is lots of spam happening on facebook. October 24, Glad you liked it. I unfortunately am under the spell of Facebook.
I still dig it. It is getting a little sloppy lately though. October 23, 9: Well said, factual and clearly written. Moreover, do you believe there is a place for brands on facebook?
Personally I think business should be on Facebook, but they have to understand why people are on it to start with. Give people what they want, rather than what you want to give them. I know the reality is a lot different, but scamming people into increasing edge rank,likes, share etc is just treating your customers like dickheads.
I have no respect for businesses who do that.
The other thing to realise is that edgerank, likes, followers etc is great, but if you have to buy them, then they of what value are they really? Buying likes from Fiverr is great, but if your business is an Australian business, then what good is likes from the Phillipines gonna do?
Theloh Slobus October 26, 4: But this may well be by means a lot more sinister than merely using spam to advertise an honest product. A million likes is no good if the only audience you attract has nothing to with your service or offering.
They know they need likes and followers but thats about the extent of most peoples strategy. Martin October 24, 1: I have nothing against marketeers, have been around for ages and sales do make the world go round.
However, these guys turn, FB, Youtube, Twitter — you name it they just want to coin from it social media activities.Search the world's information, including webpages, images, videos and more.
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A page is created.
This page put out a constant stream of heart wrenching and/or mildly amusing images that are shared publicly with a call to action to click, share or comment. Create an account or log into Facebook. Connect with friends, family and other people you know.
Share photos and videos, send messages and get updates. What a great post! Excellent information, very clearly explained. There are huge opportunities for business promotion with Facebook. Why a business wouldn’t .