Facebook No Longer Just Has A ‘Like’ Button, Thanks To Global Launch Of Emoji ‘Reactions’ – Forbes

Step aside “Like Button,” there are new reactions in town. Facebook just launched new added features in regards to how people can interact with their Facebook friends’ posts. While you can still “like” and comment on people’s posts, you also now have the option to choose from various different emoji “Reactions”. Simply by holding down or hovering over the like button, the reactions will expand and allow you to choose how you want to react towards people’s posts. There are six new emoji’s to choose from including Like, Love, Ha Ha, Wow, Sad or Angry. According to Forbes, Facebook product manager, Sammi Krug, stated that Facebook “heard from people that they wanted more ways to express themselves”. You ask, and Facebook delivers!