Infographic: Is your Facebook contest legal?

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You’ve probably seen this on your Facebook News Feed: posts prompting you and your friends to share a post to win a prize. Maybe you’ve seen friends tagged in a brand’s image, hopeful that they’ll be the lucky winner.

Both of those are breaking Facebook contest laws.

So what is legal? ShortStack put together a straight-forward infographic showing what pages and brands can and can’t do when they want to run a Facebook contest.

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