Every Facebook user needs to read this!
You know those Facebook posts with a picture asking to get 2000 likes? The ones of a child with cancer or an injured Veteran? Be careful before hitting that like button as it may be a scam called “like-farming”.
What is like-farming? The more likes and or shares a post gets, the more Facebook will keep it live and let it be shared. Then once the spammer has enough likes, they change the content to malware or advertising.
For a complete explanation on what it is and how it works, read this!