Founded in 2004, Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook was a late entrant to the social networking game defying the catchphrase, ‘first-mover advantage’. As we all know, the social media platform gained tremendous momentum in the past decade moving itself to the top of the heap running past Twitter, LinkedIn and others.
Secret to success?
Facebook managed to claim the throne with two simple components – innovation and redesign at the ‘right time as per the trend’. Well aware of this fact, Facebook, at F8 conference 2019 held at San Jose, California this week, announced an array of design-related changes to its family of apps including Whatsapp, Instagram, Messenger and to its enterprise edition, Workplace.