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Facebook added an “Add to Map” button on its pages for locations, enabling users to add those places to their timelines if they choose, along with a caption, when they were there, and with whom.
Facebook has said that it wants to phase out places in favor of location tagging, and one great way to start is to ask users for help eliminating duplicates.
We’ve seen loads of confusion over Facebook’s latest changes to places and deals. Allow us to set the record straight: Neither is completely disappearing.