Reactionary sharing on social media exasperates the spread of misinformation. As a solution, we created a prototype of a "Read before you share" prompt on Facebook to see if people enjoy using such a feature. We intentionally took it quite far in terms of adding friction and multiple paths.

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Further reading:

Twitter would like you to actually read stories before you retweet them

The Psychology of Misinformation on Facebook During The 2020 U.S. Elections