In May, Facebook announced it was redesigning the site and enabling dark mode for the website and mobile apps. While it began testing dark mode for its Android app in August, it has now begun to provide a beta version of its website with this option for some users .
Several people are invited to test the new interface. The screenshots shared by the testers are similar to the design Facebook showed at its F8 developer conference in May. The new version of the site somehow looks like Twitter:
Received the invitation to try the new Facebook desktop theme, and yes, it has a dark mode. anastipu (@teepusahab) October 11, 2019
– Mantas Rukuiža (@MantasRukuiza) October 14, 2019
This is just a trial version, the final version of Dark Mode and the new interface may not be the same appearance. Luckily, there's a handy switch that lets you switch to the good old version of the website if you do not like the new look.
We'll keep an eye on this and update you as soon as it's up to date The new UI and Dark Mode are available to a wider audience.