Instagram will now warn you if you're close to getting banned

Mail Online | 7/18/2019 | James Pero For
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Instagram said it is cracking down on users who repeatedly violate the platform's terms of service.

In addition to removing accounts that contain a 'certain percentage' of violating content, Instagram says it will also take into account how many violations occur within a given window of times.

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'This change will allow us to enforce our policies more consistently and hold people accountable for what they post on Instagram,' said the company in a statement.

Users will also be more informed about when and why their accounts are killed by the company and are granted the means to appeal any deleted content.

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That appeal system will be available to accounts with deleted content relating to nudity and pornography, bullying and harassment, hate speech, drug sales, and counter-terrorism policies, but will be rolled out to other types of content in the the coming months.

If a user successfully wins their appeal, Instagram said it will restore the deleted content to the account and the violation will be removed from the user's violation record.

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While appeals for disabled accounts were already available through the platform, Instagram says that the new system will be a...
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