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InstaSpam – Scammers continue to target social media

Instagram users are becoming ever more frustrated with the increasing volume of Spam that takes advantage of the photo sharing platform to the extent that today has become a day of action.

This December 4th Instagram users are being urged to change their profile settings to “Private” under the hashtag of #OneDayWithoutSpam, many accounts are posting protest banners and the number of visible profiles is already dropping.

Spammers and scammers are increasingly turning their attention to popular social media platforms and that doesn’t simply mean Facebook. Pinterest has been suffering for some time and it seems the volume of fake profiles, hashtag and comment Spam on Instagram has now reached the point where frustrated users feel compelled to take direct action.
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