Facebook Now Lets You Officially Endorse a Presidential Candidate
You may already "like" a 2016 presidential candidate's folio on Facebook, but the amusing arrangement is now absolution you go a footfall added by absolute acknowledging them to your friends.
“Similar to how politicians, newspapers and organizations endorse candidates for adopted office, this affection allows anyone on Facebook to do the same," Facebook’s artefact administrator for borough engagement Samidh Chakrabart told Business Insider in a account on Tuesday. "People who appetite to articulation their abutment can appointment a candidate’s Page, bang on the endorsements tab and explain their account for allotment that candidate.”
While Facebook users have long been able to appearance their abutment for a applicant by affection and administration their official page, an endorsement encourages you to column a bulletin to the News Feed answer your support. A Facebook agent said that you can accept to accept your endorsement about arresting from your contour or alone to your friends. Candidates will be able to affection assertive accessible endorsements on their page.
The agent said that Facebook annal endorsements alone for showing friends who accept accustomed a accurate candidate.
This latest move is addition archetype of what Facebook has afresh declared as "a broader accomplishment advised to get added bodies affianced in the borough process." When Facebook showed prompts in the News Feed reminding bodies to annals to vote, .
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