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On Facebook, what is the difference between the wall and the timeline?

What is the difference between the wall and the timeline? How do these two behave differently? Also, what is the difference between the wall and the news feed? Also, is the mini feed and activity log ...
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How to make my Facebook ID with one word only?

My Facebook name is Raihan Khalil. But I want to make it just Raihan. I tried but can't do it. Facebook requires you to have a first and last name. I've seen some people on Facebook with just a single ...
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How can I view a friends profile as it is seen by my other friends who are not their friends?

I would like to find out what my friends profile looks like when someone who is not their friend but one of my friends looks at their profile. How is this done?
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Share Facebook insights for all my company without needing to setup individual accounts

We have a page at something like facebook.com/%companyname%/page_insights but only the users who were given explicit access at the company page’s admin panel can view it. And we all have ...
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Mobile Status Update Not Visible to Everyone on Facebook

My FB privacy setting allows everyone to see my status update. This works perfectly when I update my FB status using a computer. However, when the update is done via mobile device, it is only visible ...
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How to customise top navigation links and their contents on Facebook profile

I have a couple of questions regarding Facebook profile pages. I noticed that when I go to my friends' profiles on Facebook, the links at the top of the profile differ from friend to friend. For ...
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Can I hide the birthdays of people I don't follow on Facebook?

I would like to hide the birthdays notifications on the right of people that are friends but I'm not following. Would be that possible? And if yes, how can I do it?
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How to turn off “Don't forget XXX invited you to YYY” notifications on Facebook

Facebook sometimes sends me a second notification for events, in particular when I haven't pushed "Attend" nor "Decline": How to disable these notifications? Note: I receive too many event ...
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Direct link to Facebook Page's “post by others” (now renamed to “Posts to page”)

Before the last redesign of Facebook Pages I could use a link like https://www.facebook.com/pages/pagename/pageid?filter=2 to go directly to a view where I saw only the posts on the page by people ...
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What setting controls whether or not people I'm not friends with can “like” my public Facebook profile photo?

I looked at the profiles of a few people who I'm not friends with. I could view their profile photo in all cases (i.e. I could click on it and see the "large version" of it). On some of them, I could ...
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How do I find out who is following me on Facebook?

On Facebook, someone is following me besides my friends and clicking the number of my followers on my page, brings me to a page for which a search for the word Follow comes up with no results (i.e. no ...
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Is complete control over tagging me on Facebook possible?

Facebook allows me to approve all photos where I am tagged to appear on my timeline. However, Facebook states: Note: This only controls what's allowed on your timeline. Posts you're tagged in ...
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How can I stop my Facebook notification from appearing on friend's wall

I am in a group on Facebook, where my friend has joined. I want to get notifications from the group about what I post there, but do not want my friends to get notified about it. I Google'd it and ...
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How to search an old post in a Facebook page with hundreds of posts

I want to view a very old post in a Facebook page, e.g. this page, which contains hundreds to thousands of posts. Browsing manually through the post stack of the page is so tiring and seems to be ...
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Facebook isn't showing the names of exact number of people who liked a specific post

I am talking about a post in a closed Facebook group. The post had about 1900 likes. When click on “1900 others” it showed a list of names. So for some reason the number of names were counted after ...
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How to improve privacy from non-friends on Facebook?

I thought I was able to turn of the ability for non-friends to search me but apparently not. I'd prefer that only friends can view my profile (and if I wanted new ones I would add them). This doesn't ...
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How do I delete the suggested friends list on Facebook?

I have a common name and the suggested friends list is long and I don't know most of the people on it. Is there a way to delete this list so that it doesn't load at all?
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How to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications except friend requests and personal messages?

Is there a way to disable all Facebook e-mail notifications, except friend requests and personal messages? In the Account Settings → Notifications → Email section there are 2 options: All ...
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Keep Foursquare “Places” in Facebook without publishing checkins in the newsfeed

Is it possible to keep the "Places" map in Facebook but not have every check-in in Foursquare published in the news feed? I find the map with all the check-ins interesting but I don't want to nag ...
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Make Facebook status updates visible to everyone (Public) except to a list of friends

Like most people, I use Facebook to keep up with old friends. However, I also use it - from my profile - to create publicity for my journalistic work for an interested audience, some of whom are also ...
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Make Facebook “mobile upload” photos be uploaded in high quality?

How do I make Facebook "Mobile Upload" photos upload them in high quality? I know how to make new albums accept high-quality photos, but not the "Mobile Upload" album that Facebook uploads to by ...
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What does it mean when no time specified beside the phone icon on Facebook chat?

If a friend on Facebook isn't online, in the contacts bar you can see a phone icon beside the last time he's been on Facebook. For example, if a contact's been online 16 minutes ago, I'll see beside ...
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Add Administrators to a Facebook app if only Developer role is filled

Taken from off-topic question at http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8748388/how-to-add-administrators-to-an-app-if-only-developer-role-is-filled by anon user I am the designated developer for 11 ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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Uploading photo to my profile on Facebook, so that nobody notices

Is it possible to upload a photo to one of my albums on Facebook, so that the news about it will never appear anywhere... Neither in my timeline of my profile nor in the news feed of my friends etc... ...
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Friends on Facebook can not see my posts

I have tried to upload photos on my timeline and none of my friends can see them. Why? Also, some of my friends are not showing on my friends list.
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Can see posts from friends but not any comments people leave

So I can see a friends posts but I can't see any likes or comments on the post. There would definitely be comments and likes left by others. Why is this?
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Sharing “Likes” with friends

If my son is tagged in a photo (who I am friends with) by one of his other Facebook friends that I am not a friend of and I like the photo, is there a way to get it to show up on my other Facebook ...
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How do I, Block my Activity on Friends News Feeds like Photos Likes or Post Likes

So, I am NOT asking how to block my Posts on My Timeline. I am asking how I can block my Activity, such as posting in open groups, making comments on peoples posts, adding a friend, Liking a Photo, ...
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Reset my password for Gmail and Facebook

I have a new smart phone and can't log in to Facebook and email because I have forgotten my password for both of them. What can I do?
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How to syndicate Blogger blog to Facebook?

How do I publish all posts from a Blogger blog to Facebook? I know that for Wordpress there is a plugin for that, but I didn't find any way to do this on Blogger.
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How to share a Blogger post description when I share on Facebook

I just recently made my first blog on Blogger. When I share a post on Facebook, it just shows an image, the title and the blog URL. But I want to add a description as well. This happens when I share ...
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IFTTT… sometimes forgets to Trigger

I'm testing RSS to Facebook. I made 3 different recipe, to see how they appear on a Facebook page. During one day, I saw that when I upgraded my RSS (sometimes), one or more of the 3 recipes didn't ...
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Create link to a Facebook photo album starting with newest photos

We use frequently updated Facebook albums to sort images of multiple projects. We would like to create links to the new photos, but have only been able to link either a) to the entire album, starting ...
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Can I download copy of all discussions that I've taken a part in on Facebook?

I know it's possible to download a copy of my Facebook data, but many comments made on discussion threads are quite irrelevant without the proper context of the discussion. I'm wondering if there is ...
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Get Facebook IDs of all contacts

How can I get the Facebook identifiers of all of my Facebook friends? I mean the numbers like 7843652532 or 93923423. (I am using these IDs to associate with my address book.)
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Message going from the “others” folder to inbox when adding a friend?

I sent a message to a person who wasn't friends with me on Facebook at that time, so the message went to her "others" folder and she hasn't read it yet till this day. However, she sent me a friend ...
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How to post as Facebook page on other pages or profiles

I set the setting "Use Facebook as...." to my Facebook page. However, when I'm posting on other walls than on the pages wall, the post is made as my Facebook user. How can I post as Facebook page on ...
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Photo to appear in friends of friends timeline

Can I make sure that my uploaded photo appear in my the timeline of my friends of friends, when my friends like them? Is it possible? In my timeline, I see a lot of posts liked by my friends but not ...
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Pinterest Pin It button and Facebook thumbnails don't work with uploaded images on WordPress blog. Why?

I have recently migrated from Blogger to WordPress, but am having issues with images. Both Pinterest and Facebook are not recognising my new images that I am uploading to WordPress, however they do ...
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In Facebook, how to cleanly link to a Japanese Wikipedia URL that contains a ・ (nakaguro)?

On Facebook, try to post a Japanese Wikipedia URL containing a ・ (nakaguro) character (like http://ja.wikipedia.org/wiki/レオナルド・ダ・ヴィンチ) and you will get a broken link: Notice how ・ダ・ヴィンチ has failed ...
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Getting timeline status and post of specific friends at first place in Facebook(like users Interest used in cookies)

Whenever I open My Facebook Account I am getting the timeline status and post of the users which I used to like and read Mostly not on the basis of time. So if I have to see the posts of other users I ...
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Discrepancy between real and shown number of photos/albums in Facebook

In Facebook if you check a friend’s number of photos or albums that he/she has uploaded you will realize the number which is show by Facebook differ from what is visible to you and you can count. From ...
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More detailed Facebook Page ads stats

I've started as simple, 3-days long Facebook Pages Ads campaign. All the information, Facebook gives me is Likes, Reach, Total Spent and Daily Budget. All values are summarized for entire campaign. ...
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Un-stick sticky search bar (like on Youtube or Facebook)

Many websites now have a search bar anchored on top of the window, that stays there on scrolling down, like, for example on YouTube or Facebook. Is there a way to stop this behaviour, meaning the ...
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How long does it take to restore a disabled Facebook account?

How long will it take to get back my Facebook account? I have submitted my PAN card as I didn’t have my ID card. So when will Facebook reply about the verification process? It’s been three days and I ...
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How to hide my updates from a particular person in Facebook

I want to hide my updates, which include my likes, posting comments etc. from a particular person (who is in my friend list). How can achieve this?
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How can I see my Restricted friends list on Facebook?

Each time I post, it comes up with "friends except restricted". I have no "restricted" list on the left hand side of the screen where lists appear. I did have a restricted list ages ago but now I ...
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Facebook Business Accounts for managing/developing applications

As described at What is the difference between a business account and a personal account? Business accounts are designed for individuals who only want to use the site to administer Pages and their ...
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Hide group activity from Facebook feed?

How do I make it so that the activities I do on a certain group (or all the groups if the former isn't plausible) hidden, in that, it doesn't show up on my friends' news feed? I don't own or run the ...