Has the fear of judgement ever stopped you from sharing that special moment on social media? Would you be more forthcoming in posting content if its popularity is not measured in the number of ‘likes’ garnered? Well, Instagram thinks so. In a significant move last month, Facebook’s photo-and video-sharing app did away with the ‘like’ feature, a key gauge
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whose credentials and clout are questionable. “It’s a welcome step and creates an even playing field. The focus now is not just on likes, but quality of the content. Those who have genuine content are not concerned about it (removing the likes feature),” Naqvi says. So, next time don’t fight back the urge to share that special moment.