Taking a Break from Facebook ~ Here’s How to Do It

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When you want to take a break from Facebook, you have options. You can decide to not go on Facebook for awhile, or you can deactivate your account. Whether you are thinking of giving up Facebook for a few days or weeks, or you are thinking of quitting Facebook altogether, consider your choices. Taking a break from Facebook Before doing anything, here are the options to take a break from Facebook. You can: Give Facebook up for a few days, weeks or longer by simply not logging on. For mental health To save time To see if you can Deactivate … Read more

Pros and Cons of Facebook | The Great and Not So Great!

Siren song of Facebook

What are the pros and cons Facebook? There are many! Facebook gives us a way to connect with friends and family, near and far. There are many advantages of Facebook. Like with all good things, there are some disadvantages of Facebook too. It’s difficult to stay off. Sometime we use too much time on it. But the cons of Facebook are really because it’s so great…. We get sucked into it because we enjoy it so much. Below we discuss the advantages and disadvantages of Facebook. Pros and Cons of Facebook People use Facebook in many different ways. Some people … Read more

Bewitched: Why We Love Facebook So Much

Why we love Facebook

Oh, the lure of Facebook. Just think of the friend requests when you see that icon activated. It’s like getting a present: Who wants to be my Facebook friend? When I first joined Facebook, a former co-worker posted to my wall. She jokingly warned me what a big “time suck” Facebook was. This was back in 2008 before it even was a big time suck, compared to nowadays with ever-increasing interacting between its billions of users and trending news stories. Facebook has exploded. And now, years later, boom! We are addicted to and love Facebook. Facebook before it became a habit Initially, Facebook wasn’t … Read more

Cliffhanger Posts on Facebook: The Comment Generator

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There are so many of us who live for the thrill of getting Likes on Facebook. There’s even been research about how to get more Likes and Comments on your posts. Interestingly, there are simple things you can do to increase the number of Likes and Comments you get. You can add a picture. Who doesn’t love a picture? You can limit the amount of words you post. Make it short and sweet and to the point. Think of the success of #hashtags. Why use 11 words when you can #hashtagit in two or three? It’s true: We are so … Read more

Happy Birthday, Facebook Friend! Let’s Celebrate Facebook Birthdays

Facebook birthdays

Bring on the emojis, one of your Facebook friends is having a birthday! Facebook birthday wishes are one of the best things about Facebook. As we get older, there’s not always excitement on our birthdays. Something great about Facebook is that people can send you birthday wishes by posting to your wall. It’s an easy way to reach out and make people feel special on their birthday. Facebook birthday notifications serve as convenient reminders. With Facebook, you have a virtual birthday calendar you can check whenever you want to. Each day, Facebook sends you a birthday notification if any of … Read more