Infographic: Fake Facebook accounts equal to population of Egypt


Jim Dougherty

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Sometimes we need a reminder that social media is not real life. I love this infographic for offering a bit of said perspective.

I was most surprised by how quickly accounts are being created still, as well as the pervasiveness of fake accounts.

Let me know what you think about this one. :)



Photo by Clinton Steeds from Los Angeles, USA (Pharoah DaveUploaded by cmadler) [CC-BY-2.0], via Wikimedia Commons
Infographic by WooBox
Jim Dougherty

Jim Dougherty

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I'm the guy that wrote the article you just read. Sorry for the typos.

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