Facebook Questions: Back And Bigger Than Ever

Wondering what happened to the Facebook Questions application? The site is testing ways to bring it back and give it more prominence with images.

Here’s what the Questions app could look like, as evidenced by a post on the Known Issues on Facebook page:

You can also see this on the Facebook Tips page.

When a user mouses over one of the selections, a shaded box with text (the answer option) pops up at the top of the image. Upon clicking on one of the images, the question prompt grows larger. This is when users can vote. Results show in the previous Questions format.

A Facebook spokesperson reached out to AllFacebook to explain the changes that the site is testing with regard to Questions:

We are currently testing a feature that allows page administrators to attach a photo to a question. This is still a test, and we have no further details to share at this time.

According to our sister site, Inside Facebook, this format also shows up on Facebook’s mobile platform:

Readers: What do you think of the new Questions style Facebook is testing?

Image courtesy of Shutterstock.

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