Fb introduces avatars, challenges and different options for customers in India- Expertise Information, Gadgetclock
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Fb has launched a number of new options, together with Diwali-themed avatars, to make Diwali celebrations extra vibrant. Customers of the favored social media platform will be capable to ship personalised greetings and have interaction in Fb challenges in the course of the festivities. Fb launched the Diwali-ready Avatars and different options on Wednesday, 11 November with an intention to “unfold festive cheer on-line” in a yr many customers won’t be able to satisfy their shut family and friends. In a press launch, Fb stated that the brand new bundle of options will embrace hashtag challenges, dressing up your Avatar utilizing Diwali-theme additions and following Diwali particular content material utilizing specific hashtags.
With the intention to begin a problem on Fb, customers want to easily enter a hashtag in English that ends within the phrase ‘problem’ whereas they’re creating a brand new Fb put up. Customers can also faucet on the ‘Attempt It’ button once they come throughout one other Problem put up of their Information Feed on Fb.
The discharge additionally provides examples as to the right way to spend Diwali safely at dwelling. It says customers can share a photograph or video of how they’re celebrating Diwali at dwelling utilizing the hashtag #DiwaliAtHomeChallenge or create a DIY video of how one can recycle gentle bulbs, diyas and lanterns, after which throw a problem referred to as #DIYDiwaliChallenge.
There’s additionally the supply of nominating Fb associates for the challenges and this may be accomplished by merely tagging them on the problem posts.
Fb had lately launched the Avatar characteristic which was created by customers utilizing applicable measures of their bodily options and clothes selections. For Diwali, customers will be capable to make their very own “short-form textual content posts” whereas utilizing a particular version Diwali-themed Avatar within the background. This can be like gifting a digital Diwali card to your family members. Fb says the textual content posts may very well be written in any language and the backgrounds may be chosen from the various accessible choices.
To make use of this, customers must create an Avatar, go to the ‘Create Publish’ choice after which click on on ‘Background Color’ and choose the beneficial theme.
Additionally, hashtags like #Diwali2020 and #ShubhDiwali2020 will let customers browse Diwali particular content material.