Beware of Scam - "This is a Test - Facebook Has Been Limiting Our Posts"
April 11, 2014
The Facebook post below: "This is a test... Facebook has been limiting our posts so that no more than 7% of our friends see our posts," is not true and is a scam. This is another scam created by cybercriminals to trick Facebook users into commenting on and "liking" their Facebook pages or posts.
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The Fake Facebook Post: This is a Test - Facebook Has Been Limiting Our Posts Scam
THIS IS A TEST
Facebook has been limiting our posts so that no more than 7% of our friends see our posts.
If you see this post, please simply comment with "Yes"and then like it.
This way our ranking will improve and Facebook will start showing our posts to more of our friends.
Thank you so much for your help!
Your Admin Team
Scammers have created hundreds of these scams to trick Facebook users into liking, sharing or commenting on a Facebook pages or posts, which will help make the pages or posts popular. Once the pages or posts are popular, the scammers will sell them to online marketers, scammers or other cybercriminals, who may send spam all the persons who have "liked", shared or commented on the Facebook pages or posts.
Beware of Facebook pages or posts that ask you to share, like or comment on them, in order to receive some form of prize, offer, gift or help in some other way. And, if you have already shared, “liked” or commented on the scam, please “unlike”, remove comments, remove posts, or click here for instructions on how to remove these Facebook actions. This will help stop the scam from spreading to other Facebook users.
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