Instagram has decided to delete several accounts which have popularity beyond the reality like Fake Followers, Likes and Comments. The action will be taken by management after checking of several most popular Instagram accounts. Company will delete these accounts with the help of different Apps.
According to the French news agency, AFP, Instagram raised this step because of Facebook’s efforts to assure the public to trust the social networking sites. In a blog post by Instagram, recently, we have found several accounts that are using third party application to increase their followers, Likes and comments artificially.
We are taking quick action from today and starting eliminate Fake Followers, Likes and Comments which are increased using third party applications. For this, the Instagram is using automated software that will identify accounts which are using such apps and artificial procedures against the terms and conditions of Instagram.
Instagram says users will be informed about the elimination of Fake Followers, Likes and Comments. However, those people who are connected to such applications without unnecessary change just need to change their password and those who use the third-party application may be affected, but Instagram did not tell how they might be affected. Another popular public platform for social communication, Twitter, took similar measures to complete fake accounts.