Thumbnail for 302078

Facebook makes it clear: You can’t make money from violence, porn, and fake news

By Kerry Flynn


Facebook apparently wants all of the “bad actors” out of its social network. We’re not just talking about fake news writers and Russian propagandists for once.

On Wednesday, Facebook released a blog post with guidelines on what publishers and what content can earn money from sharing to or posting on the site. Making money from Facebook includes content sponsored by a brand, sites featuring ads from Facebook Audience Network, ads in Facebook Instant Articles, or ad breaks in Facebook videos.

The …

More about Facebook, Advertising, Facebook Watch, Business, and Media Industry