Facebook Is Testing a Twitter-Like Rounded Profile Picture

Twitter launched rounded profile pictures as part of a redesign in June

A Facebook spokesperson confirmed the test
Meg Coffey

Facebook is testing a design tweak to its News Feed, rounding off the profile pictures of users and pages and slightly altering the like and comment buttons.

Twitter launched rounded profile pictures as part of a redesign in June.

Reader Meg Coffey, managing director of Coffey & Tea, shared the screenshots above and below with Social Pro Daily.

A Facebook spokesperson confirmed the test to Social Pro Daily, saying, “We are always working to make Facebook a more visual and engaging place to have conversations, so we’re testing multiple design updates in News Feed.”