New Delhi: Facebook has announced a new 'Like button' to share content from third-party apps along with other changes at its f8 developers conference. The company is hoping to release the feature more broadly in the future.
As of now, the feature is only available to iOS third-party app developers and they can put 'Like Button' into their apps so that users can share content with their friends.
Facebook on its official page explained that, "when the Like button is tapped, it will fast-app-switch to the Facebook app and present the Like dialog." Later it will return to the app and will update the like count along with displaying the 'Liked' state.
The company also announced a new 'send to mobile' tool for developers which enables developers operating a website with a corresponding mobile app to let users discover and downloading the app, with a 'mobile install notification.'