Facebook App Update 5.2 for iOS brings Post Sharing, Emoji, Tagging and More


Getting sick of Facebook updates recently? Neither are we!

The Facebook app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad has now been updated to version 5.2 adding a few new features. Just last week the Facebook app was updated to 5.1, which added the chat tab, gift support, and photo sharing. This update includes the includes the ability to share posts with a newly added “Share” button next to posts. Also bringing back an old feature, is the ability to tag your friends in and post, comment or photo option. Finally, just like Instagram, Facebook now recognizes Emoji on the iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad Mini and iPad, which it wasn’t able to before.

New in Version 5.2:

  • Now you can share the best stories from your news feed with just one tap.
  • New Share link to re-post stories from your news feed
  • Tag your friends in any post, comment or photo
  • Smileys, hearts and other emoji in messages
  • To sort your feed, tap the button next to News Feed in the left sidebar

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