Earlier this year, Facebook eliminated unnecessary steps needed to interact with News Feed items by placing the Like and comment buttons in a single bar below each post. The company hoped this would speed up content consumption and increase engagement.
Although some argue that there’s simply too much to pack into Facebook’s mobile experience, we think that members will be pleased with this latest design update. If anything, it’ll give individuals a better opportunity to gauge the relevance of a News Feed item before clicking on it.
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.