Visualising UK Political Ad Spending

Launched in 2018, Facebook’s Ad Library allows you to search through all the political ads that pages have paid Facebook to serve. The Ad Library was one of Facebook’s responses to allegations that foreign ads were used to influence 2016’s US election, and UK Brexit referendum.

The core premise behind the Ad Library is simple. Input a page and it’ll give you details on the 5,000 most recent ads which…

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Mack Grenfell

Mack Grenfell

Growth marketer — I write about how to run better ads (https://twitter.com/mackgrenfell)