You won’t miss the quality content now with the updated Facebook News Feed. Because Facebook updates its News Feed to Feature More ‘High Quality’ Content. Now you’ll now miss the important and interesting stories in the News Feed.
Facebook adjusts now News Feed to feature more “high quality” content. Facebook has updated and announced on Friday, 23 August 2013 its News Feed algorithm to ensure it displays more “high quality” content from pages that users engage with. Facebook now has updated its’ News Feed algorithm in an attempt to flay and display more “high quality” content from pages that users engage with.
Although Facebook already uses a technical algorithm to generate a personalized News Feed for each user. As we know that the algorithm takes several factors into account to determine its place on the News Feed: the author and number of likes, comments, and shares.
We all are familiar with News Feed of Facebook which is shown in your post at the left side. News Feed is a popular among the facebookers either they are using Facebook from their mobile phone (android, smartphone, blackberry, iPhone or iPad) or PC (windows, xp, mac, apple etc).
Software engineer Varun Kacholia wrote in the company’s blog post, Facebook first needed to define ‘high quality’ content. “Every day people see content from millions of Pages on Facebook in their News Feeds,” Facebook software engineer Varun Kacholia wrote in a blog post. “Our goal is to show the right content to the right people at the right time so they don’t miss the stories that are important to them. As part of that we want to make sure that the best quality content is being produced, surfaced and shared.”
Facebook surveyed among thousands of users about how the Facebook users deem ‘high quality content. Folding all the surveyed responded into a new machine learning system that was integrated with the master algorithm.
Over a thousand of different factors including the quality of the page’s other content and the level of competition on the profile are considered to determine whether a post is of high quality content or not.
According official blog of Facebook, it has tested the new algorithm on a small segment of users and the new algorithm will be rolled out over the next few weeks to users on both desktop and mobile.
Now you can get your Facebook profile how you want it. Profile can be now as your wish and choice of feeds.