Just last year, Facebook users were up in arms about the new layout on their favorite social networking site. Close to a million people signed a petition to bring back the old layout and now after a year of finally settling down and adjusted to the layout, Facebook has leaked out information that there are some new changes coming to their website.
One change that has already taken place within the past 24 hours, is the layout of Group pages. For the longest time Group pages were a mirror image of one of the original Facebook profiles, just with different information. Group pages now look like the current profile layout and fan pages. According to Facebook’s blog this ultimately means ‘that groups will now have a Wall that summarizes all the recent activities of people within the group and a Publisher that enables members to share their content.’ It also means that group activities and what’s being posted on the group wall will now be posted to your news feed. However, instead of getting posts from everyone from your groups, you will only be shown posts from your friends in the same group. (more…)