• Facebook Lets You j.mp Again, After Massive Spam And Malware Concerns

    As we reported yesterday, Facebook for a while blocked all j.mp short URLs provided by parent company bit.ly in status and page updates. Asked for more information, Facebook said it was working with bit.ly to resolve the issue, and that more than 70% of j.mp links pointed to spam or “other security issues” at the time the block was imposed. Thanks to our original tipster on the… Read More

  • Facebook Appears To Be Blocking All (Bit.ly Operated) j.mp Links

    William Albano checks in to tell us that Facebook is blocking all j.mp links in status and page updates (but not profiles). Sure enough, I tried to post a j.mp link in a status update just now, and I got an error notice saying: “This message contains blocked content that has previously been flagged as abusive or spammy. Let us know if you think this is an error.” Read More