Facebook employees reported a massive cleaning of the platform from malicious content. This is titanic labor that was carried out by a whole department of specialists from April to September 2019.
More than 3.2 billion fake accounts were removed during the cleaning. Important to note is that last year their number was only 1.5 billion. Besides, the company reported the removal of 11.4 million expressions that promote hate. This indicator has more than doubled during the year. It is important to understand that this was the first time when data from the social network Instagram were included.