In the never-ending quest to try and restore consumer trust in news on Facebook, the media giant is trialling new features in its news feed.
Back in October 2017, we reported on the News Feed test that Facebook was conducting. It consisted of a little i button next to the news headline link that displayed more info about the article and the publisher.
Well, now, in addition to the i button, you will also see a section of “Related Stories” that have the latest headlines from the publisher. In addition, there will also be a share count showing how many in the US have shared it and a list of your friends that have also shared it.
Have a look at this demo that Facebook released
It is worth noting that this is only being tested in the US at the moment, so the rest of the world will have to go on distrusting the news