Twitter may soon disappear function Like. This was stated by the founder of the platform-Jack Dorsey — reports Mashable.
He admitted that he was never a supporter of the “button heart” and has long hinted that he was unhappy with this feature. According to Dorsey, the platform encourages people to want the number of likes grew.
Recall that Like button Twitter added in 2015 as a replacement for the previous button, Favourite, which was in the form of asterisks. The company came to the conclusion that it was 6% more popular than the previous button.
In March 2018, Twitter has provided the bookmark function, which allows users to confidentially save tweets without clicking the Like button. Reporters noted that the potential disappearance of these buttons is part of the efforts to create a more healthy atmosphere for debate on the platform
At the same time, Twitter users were surprised by the attitude of the Creator of the resource to the Like button. Many noted that the service has more serious problems and a change in the underlying functionality is not the right way to start improvements to the platform.
We will remind, in 2015, tothe company officially launched the “Buy”buttonembedded in tweets, in the USA.
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