Twitter’s ‘favorite’ button renamed ‘star’ for a few users, ‘likes’ coming as well?

Twitter’s ‘favorite’ button renamed ‘star’ for a few users, ‘likes’ coming as well?

Twitter’s long-standing “favorite” button looks to be getting a bit of a refresh, as The Next Web has noticed that at least a few users are seeing the button relabeled as “star.” Of course, the functionality looks to be the same — the star logo even remains unchanged — but it’s noteworthy when one of Twitter’s handful of core features gets updated. Functionality like the retweet has changed since Twitter’s inception, and an alteration to the favorite button may signal a change in the meaning of the button. In the few screenshots that have made their way onto Twitter, it appears that tweets that a user “stars” appear on their profile page as “likes.” Even if this is just a nomenclature change, it could spur newer users to use the… Continue reading…

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