Russian Trolls Used 'Digital Marketing Best Practices' to Sow Discord, Senate Reports Find

Researchers found Instagram was 'most effective' at spreading disinformation

The Russian troll farm responsible for running disinformation campaigns intended to influence the 2016 presidential election reached more people on Instagram than on Facebook, and Russian-government-linked accounts are still spreading disinformation on both of the platforms at even higher rates than before the 2016 presidential election, two reports released Monday found.