Best Latest Facebook Tricks 2014

Facebook is widely used social medium of late. Almost everyone who has visited internet, has a Facebook account. Notwithstanding these huge popularity, there is many tips and tricks of Facebook not known to many people. Here we are listing a few of such tips and tricks which will make your Facebook use more user friendly and fun. So let’s go through few latest Facebook Tricks of 2014.

Latest Facebook Tricks 2014

1. HOW TO MAKE YOUR PROFILE PICTURE UNCLICKABLE

We all restrict the audience of photos/ albums we share, the default privacy settings of profile picture is ‘public’ and hence can be viewed/ saved by anyone.  To tide over the problem, you have to change the setting as below:-

  • Go to your own profile by clicking your name.
  • Go to photos tab.
  • Go to Albums
  • Select profile picture album.

latest facebook tricks 2014 profile picture

  • Click your profile photo and click edit.
  • In the privacy setting click only me.
  • Click done editing and now your profile picture is unclickable.

latest facebook tricks 2014 unclickable profile picture

2. HIDE YOUR ‘ONLINE’ STATUS ON FACEBOOK CHAT

When FB Chat was integrated with Facebook, it became difficult to hide our online status from people. Only option earlier was to turnoff chat completely. But recently, FB has added this feature by which you can hide your status from people you want. Here is how to do it.

  • Click on settings and then advance settings.

latest facebook tricks 2014 offline in chat

  • In the advance setting you get two important options i.e. hide chat from some friends and turn on chat from selected friends. Choose as per your requirement. And click save.

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3. ALLOW PEOPLE TO FOLLOW YOU AND NOT FRIEND YOU

The ‘follow’ feature is one of the very less used feature of Facebook. The difference between follow and friends is : When someone is your friends, both of you follow each other and can see all posts. However, when you follow someone , you can see only his public posts. Its very useful when you want someone to see only few of your posts.
To allow public to follow you, go to settings and then followers. Change setting of who can follow you to Everybody and then anyone can follow you.

latest facebook tricks 2014 enable follow button
Now your profile has another option for public, i.e. follow apart from add friend.

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Also Check: How to Move Facebook Chat to Sidebar

4. STOP FOLLOWING SOMEONE RATHER THAN UN-FRIEND THEM

We all have a friend who keeps posting irritating posts on Facebook and social etiquette prevent us from telling him that his posts are bore. Unfriend him on Facebook may affect our real life relations also. Thankfully, Facebook has a way out, simply unfollow him before unfriend him.

To do this simply go to your friend’s profile and uncheck the ‘following ‘, and you are done, none of his posts will ever come to your timeline.

LOOK OF FRIEND’S PROFILE PICTURE BEFORE UN-FOLLOWING

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LOOK OF FRIEND’S PROFILE PICTURE AFTER UNFOLLOWING

latest facebook tricks 2014 unfollow

5. Bonus: Quick Facebook tips to live happily and less stupidly online:

  1. Restrict your Facebook audience. : never keep your ‘who can see my post’ to ‘public’; i suggest keep it only friends or at the most keep only ‘friends of friends”
  2. Don’t argue: you don’t like a post, so what? ignore it. You can never win an argument on Facebook, but it will make other person feel bad.
  3. Don’t say anything stupid: so you feel strongly about any festival, religions, person etc, but Don’t post anything stupid or negative. keep your posts simple.
  4. Don’t give more data to Facebook itself: Facebook has a bad habit of asking too many questions, like whats your favorite band, whats my high-school, etc. give me a break, even my friends don’t ask such things. so avoid giving too many information to Facebook itself.
  5. Don’t befriend actual enemy: we avoid so many people in real life but befriend him on Facebook. so avoid those people who you think could be your enemy in family, social circle or office colleague.
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I hope these latest Facebook Tricks for 2014 will help you to use your Facebook more smartly.


Young, Dynamics, skilled Technocrat and Admin of Various regional and international communities on Facebook, Google.

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