Facebook Reverses Ban on Cryptocurrency Advertisements

As of yesterday, June 27, Facebook will allow some ads that promote cryptocurrencies and related content.

In light of Facebook’s recent decision, could we see snowball policy discussions and decisions from Google, Twitter, and other social networks allowing cryptocurrency advertisements and backing?  What are the limitations to these promotions?

Facebook Cryptocurrency Ads Addendum (June 27, 2018)

Facebook’s Ad Policy (January 30, 2018)

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Anna Hensel writes for VentureBeat:

“Back in January, Facebook announced that it would be banning cryptocurrency advertisements, saying at the time that cryptocurrencies were “frequently associated with misleading or deceptive promotional practices.” Now, the company is somewhat reversing course. Starting today, Facebook will now allow some ads that “promote cryptocurrencies and related content.”

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