Facebook has a new Like button – this is what it looks like

Facebook is getting a new Like button, along with other “Reactions” – this is what they look like.

By - January 28, 2016 Share on LinkedIn
Facebook Logo

Facebook is getting a new Like button, along with other “Reactions” which users can select to express how they feel towards a post.

Bloomberg reported that the Like button is used six billion times a day, and that the new button will include the Reactions extension.

The usual thumbs-up button is displayed under each post, but if a smartphone user presses down on it, the Reactions options will be revealed.

“Once people click their responses, the posts in News Feed show a tally of how many wows, hahas, and loves each generated,” stated the report.

Facebook has not given a date for when Reactions will be introduced in the USA, stating it will come “in a few weeks”.

The new like button and Reactions are below.

 

Facebook Like and Reactions

More on Facebook

How many people use Facebook and WhatsApp every day

Icasa will investigate WhatsApp and Facebook in South Africa

Share your thoughts

Join the conversation

Connect with Us

androidappletwitterfacebookgoogleplusfeednewsletter

Poll

Which online social platform is your favourite?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

New trick criminals use to steal your One-Time PIN

One Time Pin on phone

Through social engineering attacks, criminals are convincing South Africans to hand over their one-time PINs – which can cost them thousands of rand.

2016 MyBroadband Cloud and Hosting Conference in photos

Cloud and Hosting Conference

The 2016 Cloud and Hosting Conference attracted a record number of delegates, and provided a platform for IT executives and managers to interact with cloud and hosting providers.

Uber to review South African price cuts

Uber logo city

Internet ride-sharing app Uber will decide on June 6 if it will keep its winter price cuts or hike fares again.

Xiaomi Mi 5 launched in South Africa

Xiaomi Mi 5

Mobile in Africa group has launched Xiaomi’s flagship smartphone in South Africa.

X

Newsletter Subscription


Name
Email *
Enter the following to confirm your subscription *
Captcha image


Free MyBroadband Newsletter
Subscribe
×