May 13, 2009

Facebook Friend Lists: Something more serious ahead?


Ayelet NoffFacebook has been adding a whole lot of new features lately. Although they haven’t quite filled the cups of each kind of social profiler (ie: musicians, career seekers, etc) but they have certainly risen to the 3/4 mark, and are getting closer by the day. (Yes, I’m recording exact measurements).

Last week Facebook implemented a new fresh alerts system. But most recently and more importantly, they’ve now added the ability to group your friends by creating lists. This is possible, so far, via the Facebook chat window and also the “create” link on your homepage. The chat window’s new prompter makes the listing option hard to miss.

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