• Uncategorized

Use your < > keys to browse more stories

Facebook Launches Retweet Feature

facebook_logoRemember we predicted 5 possible Facebook features that we might see in the future? Now one of them has become a reality. Facebook has launched its retweet-like feature to all 350 million users for testing.

Upon clicking the ‘share’ button, the familiar conversation box would pop up with a little more information than it usually gives: “via |a link to the originator|”. See the screenshot below.

facebook retweet

This may not be a drastic change as compared to user tagging, but this feature certainly gives credit to the originator of the post. Would this encourage Facebook users to share? To a small extent, yes.


Via Allfacebook

Have Your Say!


Did you enjoy this article? Consider becoming a TiA Insights subscriber. At just $9.99/month, TiA Insights brings you exclusive access to our weekly newsletter, a one-page roundup of each week's must-read Asia tech news from all over the web. With TiA Insights, you'll also get to receive a bi-monthly E-Magazine which makes a perfect weekend read. Click here to find out more.