Crypto Coins NEWS | Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Reddit, Snapchat, Pinterest, VK, Instagram and many other social media sites are now enforcing a new social media social media depression policy.
The policy was announced on Tuesday by social media companies Facebook, Instagram , Twitter, VK and Pinterest.
Facebook has already banned the use of some of its popular messaging apps, while Instagram and Twitter also recently banned certain types of content on their social media platforms.
However, social media developers have been using the policy to restrict their users’ access to popular platforms, such as VK, which now has a strict ban on sharing content related to suicide.
“The policy is an effort to curb suicide attempts on social media.
We understand that there are many people who are suffering from depression, and this policy is designed to support them,” Facebook’s Vice President of Global Public Policy, Laura Pinto, said in a statement.
“We understand that we must continue to help people deal with these challenges, and so we have updated our policies to reflect this.”
However, VK is not the only social media platform banning certain types and messaging apps.
Snapchat is currently banning Snapchat, which also has a social media policy that includes banning certain content related the death of anyone.
Snapchat’s new policy also includes an exception for content that helps people cope with grief, depression and other personal issues.
Facebook, Instagram are also banning the use to a certain type of app that has a suicide prevention and suicide prevention guide, as well as the use for certain types to a specific app that offers support for people struggling with suicide.