The Face book company has made a move for penalizing content that actually begs people for engagement
No doubt that there is so much of the crap which is being shared on the Face book but soon the volume would be little less than ever before. The Face book company has made a move for penalizing the content that actually begs the people for the engagement. The company claimed that it will now be penalizing the page owners as well as the people who are looking forward to the engagement bait. This move is directed towards penalizing all those posts which actually encourage the users either to like, comment or tag in the comment section so that the page owners can achieve a wider availability of their content. So now the Face book company is actually cracking down on this new type of the click bait which is meant for all those posts which are asking people to either like or share or may be comment to boost up the engagement numbers which the company has called as the engagement bait.
The users have already communicated to firm that they do not like these kinds of spammy posts
You must have seen some of the posts just like the one in the feed. This tactic is being utilized by the publishers in which they game the algorithm of the Face book and this leads to the rewarding of the posts for better engagement of people .It keeps on showing to more and more people. So now the company will not be allowing the publishers to game the system in this way and it also claims that even the users do not like it at all. The users have already communicated to the firm that they do not like these kinds of the spammy posts that actually goad them with the actions for example like, share or comment .This is an effort by the company to clean up the newsfeed.
Now spam like posts will be downgraded by the algorithm of the company
It will now be punishing the pages as well as the individual users who ask people to like, share or to comment and these actions have been called as the engagement bait by the company. So now the spam like posts will be downgraded by the algorithm of the company. In fact over a period of time, the company will be gathering the information about such offenders and will demote their pages.
The company has already vowed to clam down all kinds of false information
The spokesperson of the company had explained in one of the post that these engagement baits actually work against one of the key news a value which is the authenticity. The company has already vowed to clam down all kinds of the false information. It has decided to punish all the publishers for directing the users to the bad kind of the websites and also for the certain kind of the click bait headlines.