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Misinformation And Disinformation

Misinformation And Disinformation

𝐈𝐧𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐦𝐚𝐭𝐒𝐨𝐧 𝐒𝐬 ……………

Claire Wardle is co-founder and director of First Draft. According to Claire Wardle of First Draft News, she categorizes information into two types: misinformation and disinformation.

Satire or parody, false connection, and misleading content, these types, are parts of misinformation.

1) Satire or parody means that β€œNo intention to cause harm, but has the potential to fool.”

2) False connection can be described β€œwhen headlines, visuals or captions don’t support the content.”

3) Misleading content is a type of delusion at where β€œMisleading use of information to frame an issue or individual.”

False context, imposter content, fabricated content, and manipulated content are involved in disinformation.

1) False context is become β€œWhen genuine content is shared with false contextual information.”

2) Imposter Content is described β€œWhen genuine sources are impersonated.”

3) Fabricated Content is β€œContent that is 100% false and is designed to deceive or do harm”

4) Manipulated Content is mentioned β€œWhen genuine information or imagery is manipulated to deceive.”

NDI. 2018. Supporting Information Integrity and Civil Political Discourse.