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Facebook exec's 2016 memo on users: Zuckerberg says all user growth is good

Facebook users, advertisers and investors have been in an uproar for months over a series of scandals

Facebook exec's 2016 memo on users: Zuckerberg says all user growth is good
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A Facebook Inc executive said in an internal memo in 2016 that the social media company needed to pursue adding users above all else, BuzzFeed News reported on Thursday, prompting disavowals from the executive and Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg.

Facebook has spent the last year reacting to a variety of crises including the spread of misinformation, manipulation by overseas actors, violent videos, racist ad-targeting and, in the past few weeks, a privacy scandal. In each case, the company has responded by saying it will review the issues and adjust to be better for the future. In the memo

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First Published: Mar 31 2018 | 12:55 AM IST

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