Facebook: User Interface

  • Facebook will let celebs edit Live videos after broadcast ends

    … users, is one of several that Facebook announced for Mentions users, and it’s only for Mentions users. Facebook has no plans to make these new features available regular Facebook users or Page owners that don’t have access to the Mentions app, according to a Facebook spokesperson. As Facebook spelled out in a blog post announcing the feature — one…

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  • Facebook Live will spin up 360-degree streaming to match YouTube

    … National Geographic will air the first 360-degree live stream on Facebook. YouTube added 360-degree live-streaming back in April, and tomorrow Facebook will preview its own version of the all-encompassing broadcast format. On Tuesday at 3 p.m. ET, National Geographic’s Facebook Page will air the platform’s first 360-degree live stream…

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  • Workplace by Facebook opens to organizations across the globe

    … a whirl? The first 3 months are free to try. Here are a few features that may drive companies to use Workplace: Workplace is ad free and won’t have an impact on your personal Facebook account. The move to brand the product as Workplace (without the main Facebook logo on the website) is a smart one as most users utilize Facebook for personal use…

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  • Official: Facebook launches new layout for Pages

    … introduced a new design for Pages on desktop to make it easier for people to learn about and interact with businesses on Facebook, including a new column for tab navigation and a more prominent call-to-action button.” The layout impacts all desktop users and has been rolled out to all but a small percentage of users on desktop devices. This goes…

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  • Facebook’s testing another ad-free Pages design for desktop

    … The trend of ad-free Facebook Pages continues. Facebook has started testing another redesign of its desktop Pages that omits the ads that normally appear on the right-hand side of the page. A reader tipped us off to the new look, and a Facebook spokesperson confirmed that this is one of the ad-free layouts the company is trying out…

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  • 14 times Facebook has tried to be Snapchat

    … test into an official product, marking one of several times when Facebook tried something Snapchatt-y and it — or its users — decided against it. Stickered On Snapchat a photo alone is kinda boring when you can add stuff to it like sketches, text, filters (which Instagram had already popularized) and stickers. Facebook had already tried to get…

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  • Facebook rolling out new mobile search filters on iOS

    … Facebook appears to be rolling out a new set of mobile search filters today that let users refine results by date, location and/or source. A search for “wendy’s” this afternoon in Facebook’s iOS app prompted the pop-up alert shown above, encouraging us to “use filters to refine your search results with more precision.” From there, two…

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  • Facebook Launches Reactions Globally

    … Facebook today is launching reactions to all users, the company announced. Facebook Reactions, which have been in the works for quite some time, extends the Like button to allow people to express other reactions, such as Love, Haha, Wow, Sad or Angry. Reactions will appear on posts, giving users the option to express themselves in other ways…

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