How to spot fake news

How to spot fake news: Consider these points before sharing a news article on Facebook. It could be fake.

Posted by Washington Post on Wednesday, July 5, 2017

And yet, they don’t include their own fake news (e.g. example) in the video. Go figure.


The Washington Post added a video to Facebook on Wednesday advising its readers on how to spot and avoid fake news on the internet.

The Post noted that sites like Twitter and Facebook are taking steps to identify and combat fake news.

“But you shouldn’t leave it up to these big websites to perfectly curate all your news to you all the time,” the Post said.