Facebook Removes The Iconic Like Button

Facebook Removes The Iconic Like Button

Social network Facebook is one of the biggest names in Tech. Generally speaking, they set the standards for other companies to follow. Facebook recently did a redesign of their page layout and, while several new features are present, the Like button is missing. Facebook claims they’d rather focus on Followers than Likes because it is a more accurate measure of the content. It leads us to ask two questions: 1) will other social media platforms remove their like buttons soon? 2) will Facebook need to change their sign?

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