According to Inside Facebook, the new design will also be applied to Page-Like stories that haven’t been sponsored — although an example has yet to be found.
The company seems to be trying to find a happy compromise between its advertisers and members. But while you might be pleased, it’s too early to tell how individuals will react to slightly enlarged ads appearing in their News Feeds. While the company hopes this will help to boost engagement, it could just as much be ignored.
Jennifer Beese: Jennifer Beese has worked as a community manager and social media strategist. When she’s not writing, you can find her studying anatomy and physiology—she literally has a skeleton in her closet—or under the stars with her telescope.