Facebook cracks down on click-baiting, promotes native link format

by Justin Lafferty
Tired of shady techniques used by publishers to get you to click? So is Facebook. The company announced Monday that it is battling this tactic (click-baiting) by punishing pages who use this technique to get traffic to the website. In a Newsroom blog post, Facebook explained how the site will determine a click-bait headline: One way is to look at how long people spend readi ...Read the full article