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Facebook Like-Farming Scams



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  • Scam “Home Luxury” Facebook Page Falsely Claims to be Giving Away a House
    Facebook Page that calls itself “Home Luxury” claims to be giving away a house. Supposedly, all you need to do for a chance to win is like the Facebook Page, share a post, and drop a comment.
    Published: October 18, 2016

  • Fake JB Hi-Fi Facebook Page Falsely Claims You Can Win MacBooks – Like-Farming Scam
    A Facebook Page that calls itself “JB Hi-Fi Australia” claims that you can get a chance to win a MacBook Pro computer just by liking and sharing a promotional post and adding the comment “yay”.
    Published: October 17, 2016

  • “Big Wheels” Like-Farming Scam Facebook Page
    Facebook Page that calls itself “Big Wheels” claims that you can win a variety of valuable prizes including bags of cash, cars, utility vehicles, and even refrigerators just by liking the Page, liking and sharing promotional posts, and commenting “done”.
    Published: October 12, 2016

  • “Win a Weekend at the Ritz” Facebook Scam
    Post on a Facebook Page that calls itself “The Ritz Hotel, London” claims that you can win a weekend for two at the Ritz Hotel by sharing a promotional video and adding the comment “Done”.
    Published: October 5, 2016

  • Disney Cruise “Giving Away The Holiday Again” Facebook Scam
    Post from the “Disney Cruise Line.” Facebook Page claims that, because a previous winner of a cruise has chosen not to accept the prize, it is being given away again.
    Published: October 3, 2016

  • Emirates “Win 5 First Class Tickets to Anywhere in the World” Facebook Scam
    Post on the “Emirates Competition” Facebook Page claims that you can win 5 First Class tickets to anywhere in the world and £10,000 just by liking the Page, sharing a promotional photo, and typing the number 2 as a comment.
    Published: September 26, 2016

  • Toyota 4Runner Facebook Giveaway Scam
    Facebook Page claims that, “for the first time in Facebook history”, you can win a 2016 Toyota 4Runner by liking the Page and liking, sharing, and commenting on a “prize” post.
    Published: September 22, 2016

  • Honda Civic Hatch 2016 Facebook Giveaway is a Scam
    Circulating Facebook Post claims that, “for the first time in history”, you can win a 2016 Honda Civic Hatch by liking the post and the Facebook Page it comes from, sharing the post, and adding a comment specifying your “dream Honda car”.
    Published: September 22, 2016

  • “Win 20 Minutes in Bunnings” Facebook Scam
    Facebook Page that supposedly belongs to Australian hardware store chain Bunnings claims that you can win 20 minutes in your local Bunnings store during which you can take everything you want for free.
    Published: September 7, 2016

  • “Cottage Giveaway” Facebook Scam
    Post on a “trend style” Facebook Page claims that you can get the chance to win a “perfect cottage” just by liking the page, sharing a photo of the cottage, and adding the comment “thanks”.
    Published: September 6, 2016

  • No, You CANNOT Win A Toyota Land Cruiser Just By Liking and Sharing – SCAM
    Post going viral on Facebook claims that, “for the first time in Facebook history”, you can get a chance to win a 2016 Toyota Land Cruiser just by liking, sharing, and commenting.
    Published: August 11, 2016

  • Mobile Home Giveaway Facebook Scam
    Facebook Page claims that you can get a chance to win a mobile home from “Redwood Unique Homes” just by liking the Page, sharing a post about the giveaway and adding a comment.
    Published: August 5, 2016

  • British Airways ‘100 All Inclusive First Class Trips’ Facebook Scam
    “British Airway” Facebook Page claims that British Airways is giving away 100 all inclusive first class trips to any destination world wide to people who like the Page, share a photo, and enter “42” as a comment.
    Published: July 27, 2016

  • Bogus ‘Adele Laurie Blue’ Facebook Page Promises Free Range Rovers – Like-Farming Scam
    Posts on a Facebook Page that supposedly belongs to popular UK singer Adele claims that the star is offering the chance to win a brand new Range Rover to Facebook users who like the Page, share the post, and tag a friend.
    Published: July 27, 2016

  • ‘Mega Luxury Dream House Giveaway’ Facebook Scam
    Facebook post claims that ‘for the second time in Facebook history’ it is giving away a ‘mega luxury dream house’ to three randomly selected families. All you need do to win, claims the post, is like the Page, share the promotional post, and comment with your current city and state.
    Published: July 14, 2016

  • Watch Out For ‘Luxury RV’ Giveaway Scams on Facebook
    Various Facebook Pages claim that you can win a luxury RV or motor home just by liking, sharing, and commenting.
    Published: July 5, 2016

  • Mini Cooper Countryman Giveaway on Facebook is a Scam
    ‘Mini Club’ Facebook Page claims that you can win a Mini Cooper Countryman by liking the Page, sharing a promotional post, and adding a comment specifying which colour car you would like should you win.
    Published: July 4, 2016

  • Myer Australia ‘Go Crazy in One of Our Stores’ Like-Farming Scam
    Circulating Facebook post claims that you can win the chance to go crazy in a Myers store and take whatever you want for ten minutes just by liking, sharing, and commenting.
    Published: June 2, 2016

  • ‘Win a Vacation to The Maldives’ Facebook Scam
    Facebook Page claims that you can win a vacation for 4 people to The Maldives along with $3000 spending money just by sharing a promotional post.
    Published: May 25, 2016

  • Southwest Air ‘Tickets to Anywhere in the World’ Facebook Prize Scam
    Post from a Facebook Page called ‘Southwest Air’ claims that you can get the chance to win airline tickets to anywhere in the world plus $5000 spending money just by liking and sharing the Page and adding the comment ‘Booked’.
    Published: May 24, 2016

  • ‘Free Ford Everest’ Giveaway Facebook Page is a Scam
    ‘Free Ford Everest 2016’ Facebook Page claims that you can win a Ford Everest Titanium 2016 Edition by liking and sharing a promotional post, liking the Page, and commenting with your desired car colour should you win.
    Published: May 4, 2016

  • ‘Win a Butlins Holiday’ Facebook Scam
    Facebook Page claims that you can win a holiday for four people from UK holiday camp company Butlins by sharing a promotional post and liking the Page.
    Published: April 18, 2016

  • ‘Bad Luck if You Don’t Like and Type Amen’ Scam Facebook Posts
    Various posts on Facebook claim that you will suffer bad luck for a specified number of years if you do not click like and type amen. The posts feature images of people with injuries or serious health problems.
    Published: April 12, 2016

  • ‘Free Fortuner 2016 Giveaway’ Facebook Scam
    Facebook post claims that you can win a 2016 Toyota Fortuner by liking, commenting on, and sharing the post and liking the Facebook Page the post comes from.
    Published: April 12, 2016

  • ‘Claim Your Delta Gift Bags’ Facebook Scam
    Facebook Page named ‘Delta Air’ claims that you can share and comment on a post and like the Page for a chance to win a Delta Gift Bag containing first class airline tickets to anywhere in the world, $5000 cash, and a t-shirt.
    Published: April 8, 2016

  • Fake ‘Dan Bilzerian CEO’ Facebook Page is a Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page claims that professional poker player and ‘social media personality’ Dan Bilzerian is giving away large amounts of cash to Facebook users who share and like the giveaway posts, like the Page, and add a comment outlining what they would do with the money if they win.
    Published: March 31, 2016

  • ‘Woolworths Coupons’ Facebook Page is a Like-Farming Scam
    ‘Woolworths Coupons’ Facebook Page claims that users can get a chance to win a $250 Woolworths voucher just by liking, sharing, and commenting.
    Published: March 31, 2016

  • Fake Adele Facebook Page is a Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page claiming to be a new page from singer Adele, promises fans who like, share, and comment the chance to win a Samsung S7 phone.
    Published: March 29, 2016

  • Delta Air Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page that appears to be associated with US carrier Delta Air Lines claims that you can win an all expenses paid trip to anywhere in the world for four people just by sharing a post from the Page, liking the Page, and adding the comment ‘Booked’.
    Published: March 17, 2016

  • ‘All Inclusive Southwest Vacation’ Facebook Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page that appears to be associated with Southwest Airlines claims that you can win a package containing four tickets for an all-inclusive Southwest vacation and $5,000 in cash, just by sharing a promotional post, liking the Page, and adding a comment.
    Published: March 15, 2016

  • Fake Center Parcs Facebook Page is a Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page claiming to belong to UK based holiday company Center Parcs promises the chance to win a holiday in the Maldives with £2000 spending money to Facebook users who share a promotional post, add a comment, and like the Page.
    Published: March 14, 2016

  • Facebook Scam Promises ‘Royal Caribbean Cruise Tickets to Any Location’
    Circulating Facebook post claims that you can get a chance to win five all inclusive Royal Caribbean cruise tickets to any location just by sharing the post and liking the associated Facebook Page.
    Published: March 11, 2016

  • Yet Another iPhone Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Post from a ‘Fans of Apple’ Facebook Page claims that you can win one of one hundred iPhones just by liking, sharing and commenting.
    Published: March 9, 2016

  • Mercedes Benz E63 AMG Giveaway Facebook Scam
    According to this Facebook post, you can get a chance to win one of two Mercedes Benz E63 AMG cars that are being given away by the car maker for the ‘first time in Facebook History’.
    Published: February 8, 2016

  • Powerball 2016 Like-Farming Scam Facebook Page
    According to a Facebook Page that calls itself ‘Powerball 2016’ you can get a share in recent Powerball wins just by liking and sharing posts, liking the Page, and commenting ‘Done’ when you are finished.

    Published: January 20, 2016

  • Like-Farming Facebook Page Promises 'Luxury Villa in Spain' As Prize for Liking and Sharing
    Scam Facebook Page that falsely claims to be associated with UK travel company Thomson promises users the chance to win a luxury villa in Spain just for liking, sharing, and commenting.
    Published: September 29, 2015

  • UWheels Giveaway Facebook Scam
    According to a post being shared on Facebook, you can get a free UWheels scooter just by liking and sharing the post and liking the Facebook Page that the post comes from. Supposedly, 125 UWheels are being given away because they are unsealed.
    Published: September 28, 2015

  • Fake Emirates Facebook Page Promises Free Flight Tickets For Likes
    According to a Facebook Page that falsely claims to belong to airline Emirates, you can win free air tickets to any destination in the world along with $5000 spending money just by liking and sharing a promotional post and commenting 'Thank You'.
    Published: September 7, 2015

  • 'Like and Comment and See What Happens to the Picture' Facebook Like-Farming Scams
    A number of Facebook posts are circulating that claim that if you 'like' a picture and then type a number or a word 'something will happen' to the picture.
    Published: September 1, 2015

  • iPhone 6 Like-Farming Scam
    According to an 'Apple iPhone' Facebook Page currently being promoted across the network, you can win an iPhone 6 just by liking and sharing a promotional image, and adding a comment specifying what colour phone you would like should you win.
    Published: August 23, 2015

  • 'iPhone 7 Giveaway' Facebook Like-Farming Scam
    According to an 'iPhone 7' Facebook Page that is currently being promoted across Facebook, you can win one of 100 iPhones just by liking and sharing a Page post and adding a comment specifying which colour phone you would like should you win.
    Published: August 6, 2015

  • Don't Get Caught! Fake Tiffany & Co. Facebook Page Promises Prizes for Liking and Sharing
    This Facebook Page supposedly belongs to famous jewellery retailer Tiffany & Co. The Page claims that you can win fabulous prizes such as a £20,000 diamond ring, a Range Rover, and a £5000 spending spree just by liking and sharing.
    Published: July 16, 2015

  • 'American Airline' Free Tickets Facebook Scam
    Yet another fake airline ticket giveaway Page has appeared on Facebook. This version, which claims to be associated with American Airlines, promises participants free tickets for a two week trip to Bora Bora with $5000 spending money.
    Published: July 9, 2015

  • Mercedes Benz G-Class Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    According to a Facebook Page being heavily promoted across the network, you can win one of two Mercedes Benz G-Class cars just by liking a specified page, liking and sharing a promotional post, and adding a comment specifying which colour car you would like should you win.
    Published: June 29, 2015

  • Delta Airlines 'Trip of a Lifetime' Like-Farming Scam
    According to a post currently being shared on Facebook, Delta Airlines wants to 'award its fans with a trip of a lifetime'.
    Published: June 24, 2015

  • 'Tesco Game' £500 Voucher Giveaway Facebook Scam
    According to a Facebook Page that calls itself 'Tesco Game' and features the Tesco logo, you can win a £500 Tesco voucher just by sharing a post from the Page.
    Published: May 26, 2015

  • Carnival Cruises 'Goody Bags' Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Message being distributed on Facebook claims that, just by sharing and liking, you can win a 'goody bag' containing 5 first class tickets for a Carnival cruise along with $2000 and a Carnival t-shirt.
    Published: May 25, 2015

  • 1970 Dodge Charger Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Posts currently being distributed on Facebook claim that you can win a 1970 Dodge Charger just by liking and sharing a post, adding a comment stating what colour car you would like should you win, and liking the Page the post originates from.
    Published: April 21, 2015

  • Disney World '50th Year Anniversary Ticket Giveaway' Facebook Scam
    Supposedly, a 'Disney World' Facebook Page that is being heavily promoted across the network is giving users a chance to win 5 tickets for a 7 day Disney World vacation with 5 star accommodation, park passes, and $2000 cash.
    Published: April 14, 2015

  • Facebook Like-Farming Scam - 100 MacBook Laptop Giveaway
    Facebook Page claims that it is giving away 100 MacBook laptops. For a chance to win, users are instructed to like and share a photo of the prize, add a comment specifying their colour preference should they win, and like the Page.
    Published: April 8, 2015

  • MattyB Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page supposedly associated with young rapper MattyB claims that the star is giving away $100,000 and a new car to one lucky fan. To enter, claims the post, all you need do is like the Page and share and like the promotional image.
    Published: March 25, 2015

  • Facebook '200 iPhones Giveaway' Page is a Scam
    Facebook Page claims that you can get a chance to win one of 200 iPhones by liking, sharing and commenting.
    Published: March 10, 2015

  • Fake 50 Cent Cash Giveaway Facebook Page is a Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page posing as the official fan page for 50 Cent, claims that the rapper is giving away millions of dollars to people who like his Page and share its posts.
    Published: January, 2015

  • Range Rover Giveaway Facebook Survey Scam
    Message claims that, for the first time in Facebook history, two Range Rovers are being given away via the network. The message instructs you to like and share the post and click a link for a chance to win.
    Published: December 15, 2014

  • FACEBOOK SCAM - 'Free Harley Davidson Giveaway'
    Facebook Page claims that users can win a free Harley Davidson Road King just by liking and commenting on the Page and sharing an image of the bike.
    Published: September 6, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING - 'Mercedes Benz CLA 45' Facebook Giveaway Giveaway Contest'
    Facebook Page claims that users can win a 'Mercedes Benz CLA 45 just by liking the page, liking and sharing a promotional post, and adding a comment specifying what colour car they would like.
    Published: July 21, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Brad Duke's 20 Million Dollar Giveaway Contest'
    Facebook Page claims that lottery winner Brad Duke is giving $20 million to Facebook users. To get a chance to win, users are instructed to like the Page and add a comment stating what they would do with their prize money. Posts on the Page include images depicting large sums of cash in Australian dollars.
    Published: May 14, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Australian Cash and Prize Giveaways' Facebook Page
    Facebook Page that calls itself 'Australian Cash and Prize Giveaways' promises large cash prizes to people who like a promotional image and like the Page.
    Published: May 1, 2014

  • LIKE-FARMING SCAM - 'Wife Pregnant for 13 Months Needs Prayers'
    Circulating Facebook message claims that a South African woman who has been pregnant for 13 months is about to have an operation and needs prayers. Users are asked to share the message and type 'Amen' as a comment. The message features a photograph of a heavily pregnant woman.
    Published: April 8, 2014

  • Lamborghini Giveaway Facebook Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that an associated Facebook Page is giving away ten Lamborghinis. According to the message, all users need do for a chance to win is like and share the post and comment with their desired car colour.
    Published: April 1, 2014

  • Like-Farming Video Scam - 'Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane Found in Forest'
    'Breaking News' message circulating on Facebook claims that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been found. The message features a video teaser image depicting a plane crashed on a dirt roadway beside a forest.
    Published: March 24, 2014

  • 'All Paid For Disney World Vacation' Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook Page claims that users can have a chance to win an all expenses paid vacation to Florida's Disney World in exchange for liking and sharing a promotional image.
    Published: March 19, 2014

  • BMW M3 Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that users can win a BMW M3 by sharing a promotional image and liking an associated Facebook Page.
    Published: March 18, 2014

  • BMW 435i Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Message being distributed on Facebook claims that users can win one of two BMW 435i luxury cars just by liking, sharing and commenting on a promotional image.
    Published: March 4, 2014

  • BMW Manager X6 Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Message claims that the manager of the BMW Marketing Group is giving away a brand new X6 via Facebook. The message instructs users to like the manager's Facebook Page and share the promotional post for a chance to win the car.
    Published: February 26, 2014

  • 180 Unsealed XBOX ONE Giveaway Like-Farming Scam
    Facebook message claims that 180 XBOX ONES cannot be sold due to being unsealed. Users are instructed to like and share the post for a chance to win one.
    Published: February 25, 2014

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This is a new category page created during a recent site restructuring. More like-farming scam articles will be added to this category page soon. In the mean time, you can access earlier like-farming scam articles and other scam articles in the Facebook Related category.


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