Facebook now allows its users to embed posts that include status updates, photos and videos . Before this people had to take screenshots, or copy text, but now Facebook users can embed their posts just like on Twitter, Instagram and Vine. Also Read - Facebook Messenger becomes third non-Google app to garner five billion downloads on Play Store
Users can find the embed post button in the drop-down menu besides the post. Facebook users who read the embed posts can also read comments, like posts, or follow the creator of the post. While Facebook definitely wants more user engagement adding the embed code option allows for engagement with people who are not on Facebook. Also Read - Facebook launches Quiet Mode to curb social media addiction; here's when you will get it
A few weeks ago Facebook had allowed a few sites to embed posts, but now the option is available publicly. Also Read - Facebook ex-employee accuses company of 'black people problem'