During the past week, I have been receiving numerous friend requests per day. They're all real people with whom I share mutual friends, however, this has never happened. It's odd because I'm getting multiple per day when this usually would only happen to me once every few months or so. Is there a reason so many real people I have secondhand connections to would all start adding me?
It could just be coincidence.
Facebook changes things around all the time. They may be doing something right now to push "possible connections" to people and people are responding to it. I've not noticed anything myself, but that means nothing. (Facebook is constantly doing A/B testing, it may be an iPhone and/or Android only thing, and so on.)
Probably the only people who can say for sure are at Facebook, so all we can do is speculate.
protected by Community♦ Jul 23 '18 at 21:58
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