What is “like-farming?”

March 09, 2016

How often to you check social media? Every hour? Every few hours? No matter how much time you spend on various platforms, you’re still liable to run into a scammer. Social media is entertaining; you’re able to play games, “Like” posts, and interact with your friends. However, scammers can take advantage of your social interactions, especially when you “Like” what your friends like. If you are a frequent Facebook user, USA Today warns you to be wary of the “like-farming” scam floating around FB.