Facebook is Now Testing a Reddit-Like ‘Downvote’ Feature

Facebook has plans to broaden your options on how to react to posts on its platform. Adding to its popular “Like” button, it is now experimenting with another button that allows you to express your displeasure of a post. Facebook…

Facebook Finally Makes ‘Reactions’ Like Button Extension Available Globally

Update: Facebook shares how it’s approaching Reactions when it comes to Pages and reach in the News Feed. Last fall, we learned that Facebook was preparing to give users “Reactions,” a new way beyond the like button to express what…

Facebook Scam Targets Those Impatient for a Dislike Button

So you want to be able to show your friends and family just how much you hate their posts? You may, at some point, get a dislike button. Probably not the kind you’re thinking of, but maybe. Dislike hype is…

Could Facebook’s Dislike Button Really Just Be Emoji Reactions?

Does a 2014 patent reveal Facebook’s true plans for its upcoming dislike button? Earlier this week, Mark Zuckerberg announced something few though would actually ever happen – Facebook is currently working on a dislike button. For years, Facebook has rebuked…

Don’t Worry, Facebook’s New Dislike Button Won’t Be the Awful, Mean-Spirited Thing You Imagine

After years and years of clamoring by a certain subset of the userbase, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook is finally building a “dislike” button. Is this a good idea? Who knows? Facebook does a lot of things – some of…

Facebook Dislike Button Is Actually Happening

Soon, you’ll be able to express that you don’t like something on Facebook. The social media unicorn is coming, according to Mark Zuckerberg. You’ve asked for it for years and years, and now the company is finally building a dislike…

Wouldn’t A Dislike Button Help Facebook Deal With This Issue?

Late last week, Backchannel put out a very interesting report on Facebook using a group of human testers to help them figure out the type of content to show in the News Feed. Sometimes algorithms just aren’t enough. If your’e…

Dislike Button Still Isn’t Happening, but Zuckerberg Is Open to Buttons for ‘Broader Range of Emotions’

As we’ve touched on before, you’re never going to get a true ‘dislike’ button. There are a lot of reasons why you’re never going to get one, despite much of the Facebook-using public clamoring for one for quite some time.…

Facebook Dislike Button ‘Came Up a Lot’, but Nixed from the Get-Go

The Facebook ‘Dislike’ button is a sort of social media unicorn for some users. It’s never existed, it’s never going to exist, yet there are still people out there clamoring for it. Not only that, but plenty of those users…

Facebook Lets You Use Stickers In Comments (Let The Disliking Commence)

The moment you’ve been waiting for (or perhaps not) is here. You can now use Facebook stickers in comments. Until now, the feature has only been available in private messages, but now, you can expect to see stickers all over…