Thursday, September 22, 2011

Facebook New Timeline and Open Graph

Mark Zuckerberg in the keynote at the f8 conference in San Francisco Thursday introduced some major and innovative changes on Facebook. He introduced "Timeline" and "Open Graph". Read all important details about these features.

Timeline - Express you Life story
Facebook's new aim seems to be connecting people more emotionally. Your Facebook profile has been the place where you describe all your life related information.

According to Facebook "Now With New Timeline, now you have a home for all the great stories you've already shared. They don't just vanish as you add new stuff."

Its divided in three main segments:

A. Your Cover
Its your first impression, first thing you want to be on your Timeline.

B. Your Stories
It will be the place where you will find all you highlighted post, photos, videos and updates.

C. Your Apps
This will the place where you will get to see all your activities, the movies you saw, songs you listened to , new you read and so on.

There are tags on timeline as year from current to the year you were born. As you scroll down to your cover, you'll see your posts, photos, videos and all your stories as they happened in time.

There will now be a activity log, where you can manage and edit all the stuff for the Timeline

Check out the official video:

Timeline is released as a beta version now, and later it will be your default profile page.

Open Graph and other Features
One of the other interesting thing came out was now you can not only "like", soon you will find option to let other know that you’re Watching a movie and Listening to a song.

Facebook Introduced a new kind of social app that lets you show the things you like to do on your timeline – the music you listen to, movies you watched, the recipes you try and more.

watch the official video:

Now very soon you will be able to use some of the awesome apps embedded into Facebook itself, to watch TV and movies, listen to music, and read news with your friends all within Facebook.

Also Read : Facebook Introduces Ticker And Top News Feed

These new features introduced are just a glimpse of what Facebook has in stores for us in coming months. This will bring new life into Facebook experience and will take user experience to a new level.

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