Newsfeed on facebook not updating
The rollout of the new News Feed started recently, and will continue over the next few weeks; it will affect both your personal Facebook feed and that of any pages you have on the platform.
Unlike Twitter, which shows you every single tweet from people you follow (and from some you don’t), Facebook uses an algorithm to determine what to show you.
The update adds to the core signals Facebook uses to rank the feed, which include how much a viewer is interested in a content’s author, how the post is performing with other users, how strong the author’s past posts were, what type of content it is and how recently is was posted.
The biggest adjustment that is being rolled out today is based on the realization that the amount of time people spend reading or watching content they clicked on is a strong indicator for what types of content they like.
It found people got miffed when they saw a bunch of posts by a single publisher clogging their feed. As more users and companies not only join Facebook, but increasingly post and like more content, the social network’s main hub becomes more and more overloaded. These tips and tricks aren’t for them, they’re for you.There’s an example of a post shared from a user’s personal profile below.Posts from non-public Facebook pages can’t be displayed as they have an age or location restriction on them which prevent them from being publicly accessible via Facebook’s API.