Facebook’s policy shift has been reported on and confirmed by CNN and Craft Beer & Brewing Magazine. The sale of alcohol and tobacco products between private individuals is now prohibited on Facebook and Instagram. Sales were previously prohibited in Marketplace, but this change includes comments and posts. Posting pictures in groups dedicated to the products are not prohibited.
Stay tuned for any changes, and for developments on how the social media giant will deal with bartering and trading of alcohol and tobacco products.
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