Facebook will give you more info about why certain posts show up in your News Feed

Tech 1-4-2019 Mashable 25
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Facebook is adding a feature to its News Feed in an effort to be more transparent.

The social media giant is introducing a tool to help you understand why posts from friends, pages, and groups appear in its News Feed — and to some extent, control their regularity.

The tool will appear as a clickable question, reading "Why am I seeing this post?" It's similar to the "Why am I seeing this ad?" tool, launched in 2014 to address concerns related to targeted advertising.

SEE ALSO: Facebook's News Feed changes were supposed to make us feel good. It's not working.

According to Facebook's blog post, it's the first time the social network has included information about how ranking works on the platform. Read more...

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