Dan Hinmon, MCSMN Director

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Facebook Updates News Feed Algorithm to Focus on Authentic and Timely

Posted by @DanHinmon, Feb 1, 2017

The latest Facebook update focuses on giving more precedence to “authentic and timely stories”, which is aligned with Facebook’s wider efforts to combat the spread of fake news, the first measures of which they outlined last month.

Here are the new factors that they’re adding to the News Feed calculations, and an overview of their potential impacts.


Thanks Dan, some good tips in this article.


Thanks Simon @sbrooks2. How does this news influence what you post on Facebook? Or does it at all?

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