According to recent research, the number of videos posted on Facebook in the past year alone has increased 94% in the US and 75% worldwide.
The new feature, which began rolling out on Wednesday last week, is expected to work on desktop and mobile and allows your friends to report any post that’s indicative of self-harm or suicidal thoughts.
The research is good news overall for social media marketers, especially with regards to increased multi-platform usage.
All-in-all, despite what many think and what Forrester say, Facebook isn’t a waste of time that’s worth just abandoning, it does have value, especially when it’s used properly and you put the time and effort into coming up with an effective strategy.
Facebook’s automated process for monitoring password sites, and alerting Facebook users that their login details may have been compromised is a good step towards improving user security.