This Is How Easy It’S Miles To Buy An Advert On Facebook

Washington (CNN) The politically divisive Facebook ads bought during the 2016 campaign by the Russia-connected “troll farm” known as the Internet Research Agency were purchased through the social media network’s self-service ad manager platform.
This is how easy it is today to buy ads on the platform and target specific groups of people.
Facebook first asks users for their marketing objectives for their ads, either awareness, consideration or conversion.
I selected men and women ages 18 to 34 who live in Washington and speak English.
I clicked “conversion” and made a campaign to promote subscriptions to the COVER/LINE newsletter I co-write.

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