Facebook on Wednesday launched a bundle of points to add an thing of fun to the digital Diwali celebrations this year.
These encompass customized greetings with Diwali-ready avatars and an chance to encourage pals and family to participate in enjoyable challenges and spread festive cheer online.
The new bundle of aspects consists of ‘challenge your buddies and family’ – users can share a picture or video of how they are celebrating Diwali at home with their family with the hashtag #DiwaliAtHomeChallenge.
The users can create ‘DIY’ video of how they recycle mild bulbs, candleholders, diyas and lanterns, and challenge friends to share their Diwali related DIY projects with the aid of the usage of #DIYDiwaliChallenge.
“Start a undertaking by using absolutely coming into a hashtag in English that ends in the phrase ‘challenge’, when you go to create a new Facebook post or faucet on the ‘Try It’ button when you see every other venture submit in your News Feed,” the organisation said in a statement.
“Add photographs and movies to your challenges put up this festive season and nominate your friends and household to be a part of in the fun by tagging them,” they added.
Facebook users can make short-form textual content posts even extra expressive with the aid of sharing a one-of-a-kind edition Diwali-themed avatars Background.
“Type your personal phrases – in any language – over one of the vibrant backgrounds with your personalised avatar to in shape the theme,” the platform said.
“First, create an avatar from your mobile machine and go to ‘Create Post’ composer on Android or iOS and click ‘background colour’ and pick out the Diwali background, it will be done,” they explained.
Users can follow Diwali precise content on Facebook the usage of hashtags #Diwali2020 and #ShubhDiwali2020.