Facebook's changing its news feed. How will it affect what you see?

The social media site wants its users to ‘have more meaningful interactions’, but what does that mean in practice?The company is altering the algorithm that runs the news feed, which displays a computer-curated selection of posts from other users and Facebook pages. No longer will it prioritise “helping you find relevant content”, says the site’s founder, Mark Zuckerberg. The new goal is to help you “have more meaningful interactions”. Continue reading...

Facebook's changing its news feed. How will it affect what you see?

The answer to that depends on whom you ask.

Fri 12 Jan 18 from The Washington Post

A look at Facebook's changes over the years in what you see

Facebook is once again tweaking what you see to focus more on personal connections and take the spotlight off brands and news articles.

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Phys.org

Facebook is making a big change to your news feed

Facebook is radically altering the formula that determines what bubbles to the top of people's news feed, part of sweeping changes the giant social network has planned to address growing controversy ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from TechXplore

Facebook goes back to basics: People

Over the past couple of years, Facebook has frequently tweaked its News Feed algorithms to deliver stories that are relevant and of interest to you. It was a strategy that, up until ...

Sat 13 Jan 18 from Engadget

Facebook changes News Feed; investors click on 'sad'

(Reuters) - Shares of Facebook Inc fell more than 4 percent on Friday and were on track for their worst session in more than three months after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced changes ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Reuters Technology

Facebook shares fall 4 per cent after changes

Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday that Facebook would change the filter for the News Feed to prioritize what friends and family share, while reducing the amount of non-advertising content from ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Daily Mail

Facebook stock dips after the platform deprioritizes publishers

 Facebook shares fell around 5% on Friday following the news that the company would retool its News Feed to boost social interactions over stories from publishers. Mark Zuckerberg announced ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from TechCrunch

Facebook shares slip after News Feed overhaul

(Reuters) - Shares of Facebook Inc fell 4 percent on Friday after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced changes to the platform's centerpiece News Feed that he said would hit user engagement ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Reuters Technology

Facebook Rethinks News Feed To Prioritize Interactions With Friends And Family

Facebook is looking to address some of the issues that people complain about with the network, namely that the social network is making people feel worse about themselves and that the social ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from HotHardware

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