facebook bad dayFacebook has found itself making headlines the past few days due to its Trending Topics space. Word started spreading that the social media platform was artificially inserting stories with a liberal bias. Facebook denies this and released its guidelines concerning what stories are shown to be trending.

In short, the Facebook guidelines for Trending Topics are found by an algorithm and reviewed by the Trending Topics team. The Trending Topics are then personalized for the user. In this section, a range of media sources is given for the user to browse as they wish. There’s also an ability to search for different topics that don’t show up in the section.

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