Facebook’s New Feature: Timeline Explained


Nowadays, the use of Facebook has been increased as people want to stay connected with their friends. People like Facebook because of their different features. Social network, Facebook has launched new feature called “Timeline” at its annual F8 conference. It is coming with new feature and major change in design. The Timeline is broader than old profile as it comes with several new sections including a cover photo, ways to get all their apps, and visual tiles.

Facebook's New Feature: Timeline Explained

The CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg has announced two new features: story of your life on a single page and all your apps, and a new way to express who you are. Facebook has totally changed its profile page and way of showing information. With “Timeline” feature, users will be able to see their changing friends list and daily mail reported. When you visit the profile of others, you can see their entire history, comments, music apps, and videos run out in the Timeline.

Facebook Timeline gives you more visual profile page to share your Facebook life. The other thing found in new Facebook profile is that the boring news feed looks like twitter has gone from the profile page. Users will be able to add information to their timeline and make it personal by sharing it with only friends or other Facebook users by Timeline feature. The other feature of new profile is that user can share music with their friends through free streaming music services such as Spotify.


The Timeline feature shows all images, events, and posts which is important for the user and hides the items which is not important for users. The American comedian, Andy Samberg has introduced latest fake features called “slow poke” in the Timeline Facebook, which takes the whole day to arrive at the destination. So it lets Facebook users to cancel poke in the event. To get new feature of facebook, users require registering in the new Timeline page. Once you clicked on the sign up button on the menu, your profile will be eligible for the new feature.

The other important thing of the Facebook Timeline is that users can visually notice what they have done as items in the Timeline as it will be posted on a map which is built by Bing, partnership between Microsoft and Facebook. The Timeline feature is available in Beta form so that developers will be able to access the new feature instantly.

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