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Instagram now lets users flag false content to stop spread of misinformation


Instagram users can now report content that they believe is false, in a move to curb the spread of misinformation on the platform. The flagged content on Instagram will be reviewed by the same third-party checkers that Facebook uses to review fake news.

Those who want to report false content on Instagram can choose from “it’s inappropriate” option from the menu and then select “false information” (Image: Reuters)

Instagram users can now report content that they believe is false, in a move to curb the spread of misinformation on the platform. The flagged content on Instagram will be reviewed ...


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