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Facebook and Instagram introduce like count controls

Thursday 27 May 2021 | 08:54 CET | News
Facebook has announced the introduction of greater control of like counts on Instagram and Facebook following a period of testing, above all the option of hiding like counts so that users will not be able to see them across all posts. The move comes after pressure from experts and the public alike to make changes to the platforms, above all Instagram, with a view to lowering social pressure on young people above all. "What we heard from people and experts was that not seeing like counts was beneficial for some, and annoying to others, particularly because people use like counts to get a sense

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