Oct 5

Written by: Ralf Klenke
10/5/2011 8:03 AM  RssIcon

I don’t know if you are aware but Facebook has made a few quite noticeable changes with their latest update f8. As usually users were really upset because everything had changed, but this first wave of frustration usually fades as people understand how the changes work. We all overreacted and then settled in to use Facebook just as before. However there are a few substantial changes. Mashable asked users for their opinions:

Please follow the links below to get more detailed information on the new features.

Timeline is a radical departure from previous versions of the Facebook user profile and it allows users a large “cover photo” space at the top of the page. Users can change this to whatever they'd like it to be.

Here are 10 examples of Facebook Timeline cover photo designs we think are particularly creative, and that offer a witty take on the new layout.

Click here to see 10 Facebook Timeline Designs That Will Blow You Away

Timeline will take events and put them in sequence. The Timeline is a two-column interface with top photos, status updates, friends and more. You can add a picture and content to your birth wich will start your timeline. And if you have a friend or a sister and they state their birthday it will show on your timeline as an event. You can add life events, such as getting married, to your profile through the Publisher Bar. You can also announce that you broke a bone, got a new job, etc.I  think this revamp is a great opportunity to get creative with your profile presentation. There are plenty of customization features for Timeline.

Visited Places
Facebook has added a feature that lets you see where you have visited. This is powered by Facebook Places.

 How to Enable the New Facebook Timeline NOW | HOW TO: Make the Most of the New Facebook Timeline Cover Photo

 


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