Content farming fertilized by Facebook

Facebook has a page spam definition:  anything intended “to confuse, mislead, surprise, or defraud users.”  But does it go far enough?

What is spam and what is misleading?  Why doesn’t Facebook  consider filling your account with images you’ve stolen from other sites so you can spam links to an otherwise empty blog and sneak in affiliate links to be misleading? Click in and read this informative article revealing how content farming is fertilized by Facebook.

“Content farms work by publishing millions of low-quality fluff articles every month. Google’s search algorithm loves them. Readers hate them.

And much like those sites, which hurt Google by devaluing its core purpose of providing relevant search results, spam networks are ultimately corrupting Facebook. ” Read the full article here >  This Facebook page you like is actually spam

Will the post I linked to above be in top place for article of the week with the Facebook set? What say you?

10 thoughts on “Content farming fertilized by Facebook

  1. What is odious is liking on facebook may produce a profit unwittingly for some people! See here: http://daylandoes.com/facebook-like-scams/

    1. There are already cross platform scams rolling over Pinterest, Facebook and Twitter. I can’t see why management would put an end to anything they can monetize.
      Pinterest Scam Pushes Spam Images to Facebook, Twitter http://www.pcmag.com/article2/0,2817,2409690,00.asp

  2. Hello, I am so sorry to talk about this in an unrelated post, by I need your help and couldn’t find a contact info! It is about your translation page (it is the only one working so far for me, and I would like to add a English button because my primary language is portuguese) are you able to help me? So sorry again! Thanks

      1. Thank you so much for your help, but its not working, it translates english to albanian :/

        1. That didn’t work and I can’t find a code that does work. I’m sorry I can’t help with this. Please ask for help here Português (Portuguese): http://pt.forums.wordpress.com
          Português do Brasil (Brazilian Portuguese): http://pt-br.forums.wordpress.com

  3. Nice and interesting blog!!! I’m following you!!! See you soon!!! Kisses

  4. +1 to a list of many reasons why I left Facebook, never looked back, and won’t have anything to do with them anymore.

    1. I don’t have a Facebook account and I can’t say I’m inclined to get one.

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