By Storyful’s Amy Lees and Kevin Nguyen
Fake news is hardly ever this very easy to determine.
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There’s no replacement for diligent research each time a journalist fact-checks a tale.
But you can use to help decide whether what you’re looking at is real or phony if you, the reader, suspects an article, video or image might be fake, there are some simple tools.
As reporters employed by an organization that verifies social media content, we invest our time monitoring the depths regarding the internet, attempting to sort fact from fiction with respect to news providers, like the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.