Social media is one of the biggest dangers recently especially when under 18 years of age is violated when sharing posts. For this reason, Facebook and Instagram have some precautions. Here are content not being shown under 18 years old.
What kind of content not being shown under 18 years on Facebook?
Despite social media content looks attractive; they contain potential damages. Facebook has taken accordingly. One of them is the restriction for cigarettes, alcohol and e-cigarette advertisement and sales by Facebook and Instagram .
All corporations uses social media. While some products are shown on ads; cigarettes and alcohol can contain them. Because these types of advertisements are restricted, they use social media more frequently. This situation increases the likelihood of encountering alcohol and tobacco ad.
Facebook has started restriction on some kinds of products on it’s platforms. They’re applied since last year. According to the regulation, under 18 year olds are not being shown alcohol, cigarettes and e-cigarettes.
This is compulsory for all advertisements. Even more, Facebook has informed these pages altogether and stated that they’ll regulate their ads strictly. If not, repurcussions will be made.