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COM 380 Persuasion

Types of Fake News

Imposter news sites - Looks like real news outlet, but presents fake information;

Misleading news - May contain a small amount of truth, but presented in a misleading way;

Clickbait - Headlines that attract attention and trick users into clicking for more information;

Satire - For commentary or entertainment, sometimes shared as if real news.

How do I Identify it?

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