Latest Facebook Update For iOS Adds Ticket For Movies, Request Appointments And More
Facebook has just announced that it will be rolling out a new update for its Social networking app for iOS users. Aside the announcement made, Facebook also released a detailed changelog which includes all the new features and improvements that will be included in the new update.
The new update will make it easier for users to make purchase through the app and also take actions when they find a place they want to go to. For instance if you want to order for food, you will be able to directly do so through the restaurants Facebook page. There is now a new "start order" tab on any restaurants Facebook Page which makes use of delivery.com or slice that users can tap on to get food ordered faster.
There is also a new option in the new update, which makes it very much easier for users to get ticket to any event or movies. Users can now directly buy ticket through dedicated Facebook pages via Fandango. The new feature has been implemented in partnership with Ticketmaster and Eventbrite. Now users will be able to get ticket to other events directly through the event pages on Facebook.
The new update will now let you request for an appointment from a salon, spa or other local businesses. You will be able to view the whole range of services and make a request via the business Facebook page. The appointment confirmation will be sent to you via messenger.
With the new recommendation system, you can now turn on the recommendation option for any of your post you need advice on services or places for. With that, your friends will be able to post suggestions in form of comments and it will be visible on your map.
According to Facebook, this new features will only be rolled to the united states in a couple of days. And also more features will be added soon.