Social network Facebook introduces five additions to the button «like» (like) that reflect the most common user reaction is «angry», «sad», «wow!», «funny» and «love» (angry, sad, wow, haha and love).
Innovation in October last year was tested in the Irish and Spanish segments of the Internet, and today connected to it, as stated in the press release of the company, the rest of the country. In Israel, however, while working only the traditional «like» button.
The developers note that the algorithm of formation of the tape for some time will still be taken into account any of the selected emotions like «like». The separation of the emotional reactions of users to the posts at the level of the algorithm will be made later, after the accumulation of additional statistics.
In September last year, founder of the social network mark Zuckerberg promised Facebook users to diversify the Arsenal of responses, however the company management refused to enter the button «I like» – to avoid the surge of negative reactions.