Unless you've been living under a
rock you are aware of the fury surrounding censorship by popular
But, Did you know that those same
sites have joined forces in banning specific content ads like
tobacco? And did you also know that they can freeze even delete
your account without notice for reasons they alone decide are in
violation of their terms and services? It's true
In fact this author owns multiple
business one that offers services to businesses in the tobacco
Recently many cigar companies whose
website content contained video podcasts created over the years
were told that they could no longer show videos from their website
but that instead the videos could be seen only by people who were
members of the video services provider (YouTube and Facebook are
two that I am aware of)
In a separate incident a popular
Cigar podcaster with a huge cult following on Facebook had their
account shut down and lost years of content leaving their audience
wondering what the heck happened to the them.
So my question now, and one you
should definitely be asking yourself if you use or rely upon a
third party site like Facebook to host your business is ...
What is stopping them from
squelching Sports betting or gambling businesses and wiping out
The plain hard truth and lesson
learned too late is this.
You Should NEVER Trust your
business to a third party.
Its your sweat Your toil Your content
and Your investment of time and money. YOU Need To Own and
Owning your domain name and website
is the best and ONLY way to protect your business and investment.