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Facebook expanding Like button feature with 'Reactions'

Facebook wants to make Likes more expressive, will test out Reactions feature in select regions
By: Sean Ridgeley | Social Networking News | Posted: Oct 8, 2015 5:13 pm

Facebook has rolled out its new feature "Reactions" today (pictured below) in Ireland and Spain. The idea behind is it to make Likes more expressive, offering what are essentially emoticons beside the tried and true Like button.

 

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The company makes it clear they are testing Reactions in select regions for a reason: they want to take the feedback gained from this to iterate and improve on what they have.

NEWS SOURCES:Newsroom.fb.com, Money.cnn.com

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