At about the same time, Rahul Roy Chowdhury took charge of Google team that oversees.Chrome, the company’s web browser. remember the ‘Web is Dead’ article very clearly, he remembers. “I thought: ‘Oh My God. I’ve made a mistake.’” Needless to say, he didn’t really believe that.The like button was first announced as a FriendFeed feature on October 30, 2007 and was popularized within its community.
Later on the feature was integrated to Facebook before eventually FriendFeed was acquired by Facebook August 10, 2009.The Facebook like button is designed as a hand giving “thumbs up”. It was originally discussed to have been a star or a plus sign, and during development the feature was referred to as “awesome” instead of “like”. It was introduced on 9 February 2009.
This is a quantitative alternative to other methods of expressing reaction to content, button