Citizen Browser

Split Screen
How Different Are Americans’ Facebook Feeds?

Snapshots from the Facebook feeds of our Citizen Browser panelists illuminate how Facebook’s recommendation algorithm siloes information on the platform. See how we built this tool

Facebook’s recommendation algorithm shows different news, groups, and hashtags to different users. But who sees what? Split Screen attempts to answer that question with real world data from paid panelists as part of The Markup's Citizen Browser project. Now showing two weeks of data collected from to .

If the dial points to the left, content was Shown more to Biden Voters Trump Voters Women Men Millennials Boomers
If the dial points to the right, content was Shown more to Biden Voters Trump Voters Women Men Millennials Boomers

The dial compares how often the content was shown to one grouping over the other. You can tap onhover over a dial to view our analysis and a breakdown of the numbers.

Biden Voters Trump Voters Women Men Millennials Boomers

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Biden Voters Trump Voters Women Men Millennials Boomers

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