Facebook and Instagram Outlined the Steps They Have Taken to Prevent Drug Sales

Monika Bickert responded to a story from The Washington Post

Terms associated with drug sales are blocked from being suggested in Instagram search MachineHeadz/iStock

Facebook vice president of global policy management Monika Bickert responded to a story by Elizabeth Dwoskin for The Washington Post detailing the prevalence of illegal drug sales on Instagram.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.