Facebook trashes fake accounts, users, and likes
Metric data on Facebook’s top pages by fan counts and their daily growth.
The purge has commenced. Facebook is throwing out all fake users, accounts, and likes. That’s right, all of those thousands of questionable thumbs ups are starting to disappear.
The social network announced last month that it’d start this massive deletion process, but it was unclear when. According to TechCrunch, Facebook confirmed today that the time is now.
Over the course of the day, tens of thousands of fans were quietly dropped from Facebook Pages. Data from Facebook metrics site PageData…