The internet reacts to Facebook changing its name to Meta

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On Thursday. Mark Zuckerberg announced his company would be changing its name to Meta to better reflect its goal of building out the metaverse. (Photo by Chris Delmas/AFP via Getty Images)

(ABC4) – The long-awaited new Facebook name has finally been revealed. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced on Thursday that Facebook will be changing its name to Meta.

The name change comes during a convenient time as Facebook, or “Meta” has been dealing with multiple lawsuits and allegations that include employee-turned-whistleblowers that have been revealing how the company’s algorithm has harmful consequences around the world.

The internet had a field day once Facebook announced the name change.

Twitter kicked off the party:

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