We’ve been working on getting a comment from Facebook about today’s disabled Facebook pages. This afternoon we heard back and had a brief conversation with one of Facebook’s representatives. We found out a few interesting things. First of all, generic Facebook Pages are still permitted on Facebook but spamming through the feed is not. So how does Facebook determine what is legitimate and what isn’t?
Prior to giving a more in depth analysis, here’s what Facebook told us about the latest wave of Facebook Pages that had their stream disabled:
An important part of the Facebook experience is being able to connect with people, organizations and brands who are authentic.