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Mythbusters

Mythbusters

Distrust of Facebook Now Demands a Help Page Dispelling ‘Common Myths’

I don't even know. (Photo: Macleans.ca)

Reuters social media editor Anthony De Rosa pointed us to what appears to be a new section in Facebook’s help center which addresses the many commonly held myths about the platform. You know your brand is seriously distrusted when you have to devise an entire help section dedicated to dispelling the half-truths told about it.

The vast majority of the questions relate to privacy issues–the eternal thorn in the company’s side–and how Facebook uses the troves of personal data mined from its users. Some examples: Read More