2018 was the year of judgement for social media: Facebook had one of the worst years with issues being raised over data and user privacy, Google Plus was finally shut down as well
2018 is coming to an end, and it was a turbulent time for Facebook, the world’s largest social media company. Hit with scandal after scandal, the list of Facebook revelations showed just how valuable a user’s data was, and that it could all be manipulated, perhaps even used to win elections. This was also the year Googlefinally pulled the plug on its oft-forgotten social network, Google Plus. The reason though was the security disaster than Google Plus had turned out to be. We take a look at all the scandals that rocked the world of social media in 2018.