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New Facebook Offers Unit Gives Power To The People With ‘Remind’ And ‘Share’ Ability
A new, more robust, version of Facebook Offers that has been spotted in the wild. This new Offer unit gives Facebook users two choices in the offer at hand, “Shop Now,” or “Remind Me.” The unit spotted is substantially larger with an image that takes up more square pixel footage than previous offers. The new version also sports a light grey banner atop the offer:
The “Remind” feature is a great offering for both users and marketers. Many times, a user may be quickly browsing with a limited time-frame and giving the user the ability to be reminded before the offer ends should be a big help for marketers.
Once claimed, the user can Like the company that provided the offer, or share the message with their friends, thanks to an all-new “Tell Friends” button:
If shared, a confirmation shows up stating that the offer was, in fact, shared. InsideFacebook also mentions that an “Offers” bookmark will appear in the side of their account page where all redeemed offers can be found.