Facebook takes down hundreds of spam accounts and Pages
They used Facebook to drive traffic to outside websites.
Facebook will begin demoting ‘engagement bait’ posts in News Feed
Facebook tests a feature that provides info on article publishers
It also links to related posts and shows how the article is being shared.
Facebook axed 'tens of thousands' of accounts before German election
Removing fake accounts was part of its effort to promote election integrity.
Facebook demotes video clickbait posts to improve your feeds
Scammers will need to find new tricks.
Facebook battles clickbait on a post-by-post basis
It's refining its methods for spotting deceptive articles.
Google took down nearly 2 billion 'bad ads' in 2016
That's more than twice as many as the year before.
Snapchat fights clickbait in Discover stories
It's also rolling out its promised redesign to everyone.
Facebook is ramping up its fight against clickbait
It now has a system to automatically recognize misleading headlines, and will downrank them accordingly.