How do I spot a fake Facebook profile? There are definately a lot of fake Facebook profiles out there. Fake autogenerated profiles offer the creators of those the possibility of spamming your wall with weird content and also forex grafis the number of fans for certain pages. There are some studies of fake Facebook profiles that indicate that fake profiles have a higher average number of friends and most often identify themselves as females.
For identifying whether a specific profile is fake these studies however only offer vague clues. So how to spot a fake Facebook profile? Looking at a company Facebook page the other day I noticed an unnatural high number of fans for that type of company but strangely very low fan activity on the same Facebook page. Very few likes and no comments made it a bit of a strange case. I did find a few Likes though and decided to have a closer look at those profiles. Locate the Profile image of the Facebook profile you want to check. For this little test let’s use the SPAMfighter Aim logo present on the SPAMfighter Facebook page.