Despite their opposing views, each US presidential candidates wish to change how social media platforms function.
One system adopted by Germany is more and more being mentioned world wide as an choice.
The so-called NetzDG regulation has been emulated in nations together with Turkey, Russia and Brazil with greater than 20 different governments, together with the UK, citing it in discussions round social media regulation.
But has it labored?
Reporter: Joe Tidy
Producer / Director: Woody Morris
Executive Producer: Claire Williams