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Facebook will stop showing minors ads for gun accessories

4 monthes ago   |   By The Verge

Facebook will soon prevent minors from viewing ads for gun accessories such as holsters, or magazines. The move comes amidst renewed focus on gun violence in the United States following school shootings in Santa Fe, Texas, Parkland, Florida, and others.
According to a Facebook spokesperson, the company already bans ads for guns and modifications, but sellers can post ads for accessories such as gun-mounted flashlights, scopes, holsters, gun cases, gun paint, or slings. The company isn't going to prohibit those ads, but it will require sellers to “restrict their audiences to at least 18...
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Facebook updates its policies regarding weapon accessories and minors

Facebook updates its policies regarding weapon accessories and minors

4 monthes ago   |   By Digital Trends

Facebook has once again updated its advertisement policies. This time, the company is cracking down on ads related to firearms accessories and services. The company will still allow such ads on its platform, but will no longer allow advertisers to target minors.
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