Facebook Tests Removing ‘Likes’ to Become More Likable

Are ‘likes’ necessary on social media? Facebook began testing a ‘like free’ version to help combat the negative effects it has on our mental health. Social media constantly forces users to compare themselves to others. Hiding likes could allow people to focus on the content instead of the numbers and, in turn, cause people to ‘like’ Facebook more.

  • SOURCE: TechCrunch
  • BRANDS: Facebook
  • WHY YOU WILL LOVE IT: Because you can’t just “like” it anymore

AUTHOR: Meghan Mormino
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