Misinformation

Twitter Expands Birdwatch’s Visibility

Twitter Expands Birdwatch’s Visibility

One of Twitter’s ventures to counteract misinformation is Birdwatch. Birdwatch was launched in January 2021. It adopted a community-driven approach to report misinformation using aliases. Any inaccurate or untruthful tweet report will only be visible to the Birdwatch site during the pilot test. Twitter users can sign up via the “Contribute to Birdwatch” option on …

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Instagram Updates Addressing Potentially Harmful Content

Instagram Updates Addressing Potentially Harmful Content

Today, Instagram updates how it addresses potentially harmful content. It has been a long battle for the platform to counteract global misinformation. Instagram introduced authenticity measures to verify that a post comes from real people. It also enabled possible misinformation warning alerts. As Instagram updates addressing potentially harmful content, it is taking stronger actions against …

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Twitter Expands Misinformation Reporting

Twitter Expands Misinformation Reporting

One of the main challenges among social media platforms is to battle misinformation. Twitter, for one, has continuously been finding ways to eliminate them. It tested Birdwatch, a community-driven approach to counteract fake news. It even added warning alerts before sharing a possibly unverified tweet. The platform also adopted a new content appeal process for …

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Meta Launches Mentorship Program to Fight Misinformation

Meta Launches Mentorship Program to Fight Misinformation

Facebook has been hosting free online training to support brands and businesses. The platform launched a series of community accelerator programs on product development and social media marketing. It has also partnered with Coursera and Goodwill to enhance its online course offerings. As the company rebranded, Meta launches a mentorship program to fight misinformation. Third-Party …

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