December 7, 2011
The program was announced at Le Web in Paris on Wednesday and according to Joanna Shields, vp and managing director for Facebook Europe, Middle East and Africa, the new plugin will allow site visitors to click on a button that will allow them to follow the news from a celebrity, journalist, public figure or any politician they choose on Facebook.
According to the launch report the program will only work for people who have already enabled Subscribe on Facebook.
News of the launch shouldn’t come as a surprise, Facebook began offering their subscribe features to some journalists and public figures in September. read more