Guns

  • Gun trade alive and well on Facebook

    … Did you know that you used to be able to buy guns on Facebook? Not from licensed gun dealers but from individual gun owners who could sell their guns to other users without conducting a background check. That was until early 2016 when under pressure from parents groups when Facebook placed an outright ban on their platform of any kind of gun…

    Greg's Cornerin Social- 9 readers -
  • Instagram’s Banned Hashtags Reveal Moderation Challenges

    … pornography that prompted the ban. The temporarily banned hashtags do still show limited results, and #Kansas shows several pictures of guns and several users posing with turkeys and ducks which they have hunted. Gun-related hashtags are popular on Instagram, but not so popular with Instagram and parent company Facebook, which recently banned…

    AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 11 readers -
  • Report: Marijuana Is the Most Discussed Drug on Reddit

    … on the site, leaving the moderation responsibilities to individuals in the communities themselves. However, as the site matured, the need for codified policies regarding harassment, hate speech and other objectionable content became apparent. Still, the communities on Reddit aren’t shy about discussing controversial topics, including guns and drugs…

    AllTwitterin Google- 25 readers -
  • What Are the Most Popular Gun-Related Hashtags on Instagram?

    … On social media everything is up for discussion, including guns. While there is some controversy around the sale of guns on social sites, this doesn’t stop people talking about them. Instagram has become a very popular gun discussion location, according to a report from NetQuote.com. NetQuote scraped Instagram for 12 gun-related hashtags…

    Inside Facebookin Social- 13 readers -
  • Facebook to Ban Gun Sales

    … Facebook to Ban Gun Sales January 29, 2016 by Justin McGee Leave a Comment In recent decades in the United States, the debate over gun safety and how we can respect and protect the 2nd Amendment have been controversial subjects. Just last week, President Obama unveiled new executive actions that are designed to limit who can get his / her…

    The Blog Heraldin Social Facebook- 18 readers -
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