Facebook’s Algorithm Has Unprecedented Power. Here’s How We Need to Respond

by Joe Lazauskas
As I write this, a single algorithm controls the flow of 40 percent of all web traffic to publisher sites. It’s the main source of news delivery to 62 percent of all American adults. And chances are that it played a big role in whether you read this article at all. I’m talking, of course, about the Facebook algorithm—the most mysterious part of Facebook’s all-powerful platform.Read the full article