People Can No Longer Sell or Exchange Alcohol and Tobacco Products on Facebook and Instagram

These rules had already been in effect for ecommerce destination Marketplace

Facebook will enforce this updated policy with a mix of AI, human review and reports from users dulezidar/iStock

People are already prohibited from selling alcohol and tobacco products through areas on Facebook such as its Marketplace ecommerce destination, and Wednesday, the social network extended those rules to organic content. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.