It is actually not that easy to keep up with Facebook updates 2021. Facebook has over 2.8 billion users that are active monthly and work on developing a new and greater experience for their users on a regular basis. In this article, we are going to be presenting you with some of the Facebook 2021 updates.
Facebook 2021 Updates – Latest Updates on Facebook in 2021
Let us quickly get started with the whole new Facebook updates;
A Cameo-Like App known as Super launched by Facebook
A new app has been launched by Facebook which is known as the Super, it allows users to pay for a celebrity shoutout within videos posted on the app. An additional channel is brought for content creators who are in search of tools that will monetize their audience with ease
News Content in Australia Briefly Suspended by Facebook
Facebook has suspended sharing and viewing of content from media, these include international news after a Media Bargaining law was introduced by the Australian courts that demands that platforms like Facebook compensate publishers for reusing their content. The decision was reversed by Facebook less than a week after the suspension due to amendments made by the law.
Page Management revamped by Facebook
Facebook is working making switching from your personal to a business much easier and simpler, alongside other features that will give you access to easily manage their pages by making use of the Facebook Page Management app.
AI Alt Text Accuracy Boosted
Facebook has enhanced the accuracy with which its AI can make descriptions of what is represented on images. All you have to do is to make sure your posted images are related to your posts.
Facebook Starts a Podcast
A podcast series called Ten which is co-hosted by Nicola Mendelsohn, Facebook’s Vice President for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, and Brent Hoberman, the executive chairman of Founders Forum has started. It provides knowledge on how new tech and smart marketing strategies can build online communities.
Facebook Changes How Political Content Is Served.
Facebook has started testing downranking political content on the main News Feed. It is been tested in a small sort of the US and Canada.
Facebook News Expands to New Markets
Facebook News major aim is to bring new audiences and monetization options to publishers. Facebook news already has 200 news publishers signed up with the program, these include The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Guardian, The Economist, and lots more. Publishers are paid by Facebook for original content making and this makes Facebook news a very new content monetization model for the media sector.
Facebook Boosts its eCommerce Innovation Efforts
Facebook has launched an accelerator program to help new eCommerce businesses and start-ups that have been affected by the Coronavirus pandemic in one way or the other to successfully navigate the social media commerce environment.
Educators Hub by Facebook Amidst the Pandemic
Facebook has launched the Educators Hub is assisting parents, teachers, and students succeed in a digital learning environment. Its major aim is to educate on the topic of digital literacy and make provisions of both resources and tools needed to teach in the digital space.