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Is Upwork Posting Fake Jobs to keep Freelancers Bidding? [A Deep Dive] "Fake review farms" are a serious problem that can be present on a serious scale. The real problem occurs when the support or platform's "immune system" becomes overwhelmed with the unbearably high number of fake jobs. Fake jobs aren't something new or unusual in the freelance industry, every freelance platform has to deal with this "plague" on a daily basis. The problem escalated when Upwork went public not before when they were still a rock solid privately-owned company.