Tips & Tricks

Notify maintenance publish – Facebook phishing scam.

Today, a post on one of my pages was shared by a Facebook page calling itself “Notify maintenance publish.” The account attempts to fool Facebook page administrators into thinking that their page has been reported and that they need to “confirm” their account. When sharing the post, the page in question adds the following text: WARNING PAGE […]


Fake Facebook profiles & blackmail.

This post should serve as a warning to those of you that accept friend requests from people that you do not know. Two weeks ago, a woman sent me a friend request on Facebook. I had never heard of her, so I clicked onto her Facebook profile in order to investigate. The account was fake, but […]


Jaden Smith “Coming Out” – Facebook virus?

This morning, I noticed that my Facebook feed had exploded with people posting links to a hoax clickbait story about Jaden Smith “coming out” or deciding to get a sex change. The title of the link is pure clickbait, designed to draw people in: Young actor Jaden Smith, SON of famed actor Will Smith. At early age […]