Facebook sues man who sold phoney Instagram likes
Facebook has sued an American man who sold fake Instagram likes and comments as part of a service that offered fake social media interaction. Facebook writes that on its blog.
The man used a network of bots and automation software to distribute fake likes, comments and followers. He sold these interactions to users through various websites.
“We had previously disabled accounts linked to the man,” Facebook writes. “We also formally warned him that he was acting in violation of our rules.”