Facebook is going to hire journalists to curate its upcoming news tab feature in mobile apps. Facebook will individualize the upcoming News Tab to help recover user trust. It has lost while relying mostly on algorithms and inexperienced human curators. This part will help the user to get trending news or newly launched things and also boost up the sponsor’s focus of interest.
And Facebook will hire a full-time employs team for news rather than contractors. But also they should pay them millions to report their stories. Facebook’s head of news partnerships, Campbell Brown, said the idea behind the News Tab is to “provide a personalized, highly relevant experience for people,”
Infect, most of people talking about new feature will rose up the Facebook revenue. And there is no doubt that Facebook is struggling from the passage of time that how to surface timely news stories to their users. At its best, its previous “Trending Topics” section would often surface stories that were old and sometimes bore little relevance to the topic in question. It sounds good that Facebook will hire journalists to curate its upcoming News Tab
According to the digiday, the new tab will exist outside the Facebook main news feed, it will enter a testing phase in the US starting in October.