The five new emotions – which are Love, Angry, Sad, Haha and Wow – appear when you hover over “Like” on a PC, or hold it down on mobile or tablet.


The social network tried out the new buttons in a pilot in Ireland, Japan and Spain last October and users usage suggested them to be a big hit.


Facebook users have long been asking for a dislike button and they will yet have to be disappointed as that has again been excluded from the list. Facebook has always thought the “Dislike” button to be a negative thing hence its obliteration from the new feature.