Facebook , we complain and wonder about the ads we see but Facebook now give you the information as to why we see these ads. If you want to see why a brand wants you to see their ad, click the ellipses icon in the top-right of an ad, then click “Why am I seeing this ad?” to learn how you fit the profile the company is targeting. In the past this tool only showed one or two reasons that a user was targeted as above , — for instance, the user fits the demographic and has visited a relevant website. But Facebook claims that users soon will be able to see more details, such as the specific site they visited or Facebook page they liked. The tool will also guide users to a page where they can manage their ad preferences.Continue Reading
You will occasionally see Facebook posts encouraging you to , invest , buy something that they have supposedly endorsed These posts are misleading and false so beware but I have seen many people believe what they have seen. Here is an example from my newsfeed this morning If you click on it , you will end up at This is a nonsense piece designed to ” suck you in ” and has been doctored to look like an ABC storyContinue Reading
Lets stop videos automatically playing on social mediaContinue Reading
Facebook advertising – we all complain about the adverts but rarely take time to see why we get the ads that we do.
Facebook advertisers have information about you through your interactionsContinue Reading
How do you find out if you were a victim of the recent Facebook hack ?
Facebook have now updated your help section on your account to indicate whether you were a victim of the recent hack.Continue Reading
First there is a Facebook hoax that is doing the rounds warning people their Facebook accounts have been hacked or copied.
A typical message seen on Facebook will readContinue Reading
Facebook overnight had a breach where 50 million users accounts were accessed.
So what can you do?Continue Reading
Many people would like to know exactly what they have posted on Facebook throughout the years and what Facebook have kept about you.
You maybe surprised at the level of information you will receive.Continue Reading
Facebook is a great social platform if you want to stay in touch with friends and family, share photos, and see what other people are up to in their lives.
Now Facebook is free, of course, but there is a catch.Continue Reading