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Facebook Like

A button placed on websites and blogs that Facebook members click to receive the latest posts from those venues on their personal Facebook News Feed. A Like Box can also be added to a Web page that provides a scrolling window into the organization's Facebook Page. The Like Button and Like Box are called "social plugins." See Facebook.


Like Us to Get a Tech Term
This button on the Computer Language Company website is a link to the company's Facebook page. Members who click the Like button on that page get a link to a CDE definition every day in their News Feed.







Advertise or Buy
Facebook itself is a major venue for ads that draw members to Facebook business pages, and targeted ad campaigns are paid by number of impressions or click-throughs. There are also countless services that offer Facebook fans in bulk for a flat fee, many of which are scams that do not deliver real people or any Likes at all for that matter. The image above is from Freelancer.com in October 2011, showing requests for "over the top" numbers of Likes. See clickjacking.
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In 2016, Facebook rolled out reaction buttons to help users respond to posts in a variety of ways if a simple like button was not enough.
Aiming to improve the health of their platform, Dorsey also said that he was not a fan of the like button that was introduced in 2015 to replace a star-shaped button that allowed people to bookmark "favourites" tweets.
The Twitter Comms account, which Twitter uses to clarify feature and policy changes, said changes to the like button would not come soon.
Summary: Court in Zurich says man had indirectly endorsed and further distributed the comments by using the like button
Reacting to Facebook posts is now more than just clicking the Like button or posting comments.
"Today we're launching a pilot test of Reactions -- a more expressive Like button. As you can see, it's not a "dislike" button, though we hope it addresses the spirit of this request more broadly.
The Facebook Like button is the easiest and quickest way someone can show appreciation of a post or a Page.
The like button was introduced in 2009 along with the
There's a like button that is placed beside a fake number that is supposed to be the amount of likes the party has gained on the social network.
6 ( ANI ): Facebook 'likes' are automatically being added to web pages even if a user has not clicked a like button, or even visited the page in question, it has been revealed.
Prost, like Button, was a precise, meticulous driver who suffered because he was not as showy as some of his rivals.
"We know on phones people don't like to use keyboards, and we also know that the like button does not always let you say what you want," Cox told reporters at Facebook's offices in Japan, according to Bloomberg.