Facebook launches features for users to appreciate women

Antonio Lucio

Facebook Inc., the world’s largest social network has launched a feature to enable users appreciates women who matter most in their lives.

Facebook said in a statement that it is “debuting fierce new features to help you spread the love and honor women who have made a positive impact on your life. It’s undeniable that this year, more than ever, women have created a compelling call-to-action in more ways than one.”

To make your ‘thank you’ shine and help women continue the march forward, Facebook is debuting more ways to for you to express your support for ladies in your life:

Give credit where credit’s due! From tennis star, Billie Jean King, to physics genius, Dr. Chien-Shiung Wu, women have worked hard to make an impact, but sometimes they don’t get the credit. Today, make sure to #CreditHer and thank the women who have made a difference in your life! Facebook will be spotlighting women from the past and present on March 8.

Spread the love with a variety of mobile experiences such as thoughtful cards, photo frames, and empowerment themed backgrounds for text posts. Each experience is designed to help you highlight all all the fierce females in your life with your own personal touch! Look for a message in News Feed on March 8.

Are you a business owner? Connect with other women leading small businesses through the new “Community Finder” from #SheMeansBusiness, a program created by Facebook to support women owned businesses. Not only can you consult others to grow your business, but you can connect with likeminded women and make lasting friendships!