Pew Research Center reported about Facebook algorithms and personal data.

Facebook makes it relatively easy for users to find out how the site’s algorithm has categorized their interests via a “Your ad preferences” page. Overall, however, 74% of Facebook users say they did not know that this list of their traits and interests existed until they were directed to their page as part of this study.

Help educate your friends and family about how Facebook monetises their interests.

Note : This article was originally published on BakingPixel by Jenxi Seow.


Jenxi is a photography fanatic from Malaysia, but his first love is writing. He works with manufacturers in Shenzhen to create and build brands for the international market. He is always keen to share about his love for Shenzhen, and the thriving tech and manufacturing scene in this beautiful city.