Facebook news ban hits more than 250 Australian arts organisations

Facebook news ban hits more than 250 Australian arts organisations

The Guardian

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Companies understand they may need to clear out old posts that could be construed as news or appeal directly to social media giant for exception

Australian arts and cultural organisations and venues are scrambling to plead their case with Facebook to have their sites restored after they were caught up in the social media giant’s blanket ban on publishing news.

More than 250 cultural organisations woke on Thursday to find their Facebook pages had been wiped of content.

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