“As we work to make sure that potentially harmful groups aren’t recommended to people, we try to be careful not to penalize high-quality groups on similar topics.”
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|For groups that violate guidelines||For members that break rules|
|1. Facebook will alert people before they join
a group that has violated community standards.
|1. Members that have been booked for violating policies multiple times will no longer be able to share new content or comment on existing posts.|
|2. Invite notifications for such groups will
|2. They won’t be able to post or comment in ANY group whatsoever.|
|3. Content from these groups will appear lower
in the News Feed
|3. They will no longer be able to invite others to join a group.|
|4. Admins and moderators will be temporarily
required to approve all content if a
group has a large number of members booked for violating guidelines. So, unless the content is approved, it won’t be visible to other members.
|4. They can no longer create a new group.|
|5. If the admin and moderators keep allowing such content, the group will be removed.|