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Looking for someome? someone is on Facebook?

Ego searches on Google aren’t uncommon and one of the most recent ego searches made me notice something unusual.

facebook adYes, that’s an ad by Facebook for the name “Mayank Dhingra”. Out of┬ácuriosity I made a random India name search and

facebook ad

Sure enough Facebook is upto something, A couple more random searches on Indian names confirmed it

facebook ad

random facebook ads

Looks like Facebook has taken a lot of Indian names(random?) and bought Google ads for them. A SEM trick to get more traffic and signups?