Only 9% people polled received an “A”
on a digital literacy test on topics related to website credibility,
signs of fake or suspicious online content,
and recognizing native advertising.
54% of respondents rank online publications
among their top three news source,
48% rank social media among their top sources, and…
43% include “physical newspapers”.
40% of respondents say they are more likely to believe
a viral story, while…
35% percent say they are less likely to believe such a story.