AT Facebook declined ideas to share news on two parts: with news from friends and close, and content from media, brands and companies separately.
Why not happened
FROM through such a separation in Facebook wanted to reduce the amount of commercial content in the tapes and put on the first place of the event from life of loved ones and native users. FROM In October last year, a new format was tested in countries: Bolivia, Guatemala, Cambodia, Serbia, Slovakia and Sri Lanka .
However, the experiment had to be canceled due to user complaints. Separation of the news tape became inconvenient for the " experimental " , and news from friends on their more pages and not has become.
" People do not you need two different tapes. Polls showed that users with two tapes are less satisfied, the presence of two separate tapes is not helped them communicate more with friends or family. Users also complained about what they need it is more difficult to obtain important information and what we We not clearly set out the essence of the test " - explained the vice-president of Facebook Adam Mossery.
However, in Facebook still does not abandon the task of making social networks less " advertising " . AT companies promise that already in The near future of commercial content will be less for 20%, and priority in news feeds will be posts of friends.