A Beginner’s Guide to Spotting Fake Social Media Accounts

Paul Harding
Jul 20, 2020 · 13 min read
Photos by Tianyi Ma on Unsplash and by Viktor Talashuk on Unsplash (Composite)

Honest Fakes

Influence Campaigns

Analysing a suspicious Profile

An AI Generated Fake Profile pic unearthed in the Daily Beast’s Investigation. (See Adam Rawnsley Tweet above)

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Paul Harding

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Writer, analyst. Previously involved in finance, economics, geopolitics. Tech & Education entrepreneur. 13 years in China

Digital Diplomacy

Tech, digital, and innovation, at the intersection with policy, government, and social good.

Paul Harding

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Writer, analyst. Previously involved in finance, economics, geopolitics. Tech & Education entrepreneur. 13 years in China

Digital Diplomacy

Tech, digital, and innovation, at the intersection with policy, government, and social good.

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