Facebook video platform Watch has received an update that allows users to customize their feed according to their likes and preferences. The “Your Topic” feature enables users to explore and subscribe to various content categories. With the new feature, users will be able to personalize and filter their broader Facebook Watch feed. The feed also gets the ‘Get Caught Up’ section that is editorially curated and features videos from paid partners.
The feature can be accessed by clicking on the Profile icon in the Facebook Watch tab on mobile. Users can then click on the link to “Your Topics” to browse the available categories. Facebook Watch is a video-on-demand service that was the social network’s answer to YouTube. Launched in 2017, the service at present offers recommendations depending on popularity.