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Is it possible to block, filter, or minimize Facebook chat “stickers”?

Facebook has recently made great strides in their effort to be the most evil web app of all time, by adding "stickers" to chat. The most annoying thing about these "stickers", is that they are so ...
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IFTTT and facebook “preview”

When you use IFTTT to make something from a website RSS into your feed, say IF new post THEN link it on my facebook feed for example https://ifttt.com/recipes/8100-blog-posts-facebook-link-posts ...
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Links posted to Facebook page with Twitter not previewing correctly

I have my Twitter account connected to my Facebook page. When a tweet is posted to Facebook, that also contains my website’s URL, Facebook picks a random image from my home page, and crops it badly. ...
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How can I allow someone who isn't my Facebook friend to like my photo?

I want people to like my album/photo since I'm joining a quiz. Unfortunately, even though I set my album as public, a non-friend can't like it. How do I change the setting?
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How to export or share Google+ photos with Facebook?

There must be an easier way to do this than re-upping hundreds of photos all over again? I have tried everything I can find in Facebook apps and an iOS app called Facebook Photo Importer which looks ...
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How can you download all the data from a Facebook Group?

I have a private group in Facebook for a group of classmates. I know with the tools Facebook provides you are able to download your own data. However, I want to download all the status updates, ...
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Web app for mining social media? [on hold]

Do you know of any web application that facilitates collection and analysis of social media data? I'm particularly interested in Twitter. Note: I know a good resource "Mining the Social Web: Data ...
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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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Sharing Video on Facebook

If I post a video to my profile on facebook and make it only visible to a custom list - can those members then re-post the video and share it with whoever they wish?
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Facebook Search algorithm and page views

I noticed that if I once a while browse through a Facebook page of a person, with whom I have no mutual interests/friends/2nd-tier-friends/region, Facebook Search ranks this person's page higher then ...
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Facebook, move photos to a group

I already have some photos posted, quite a lot. As my group of 'friends' has grown I only have created a group for close friends and family. I now want to only show this group some of the photos - so ...
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How to get email notifications from ONLY 1 Facebook group

I have a Facebook account, but I don't really want to use Facebook. I only use Facebook for one group that only sends notifications through Facebook. How would one get email notifications only from ...
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How to search OR download all previous facebook posts

Basically the ultimate goal is to search my old posts for something rather obscure (it was something like '1 + 2 + 3') If I had a giant webpage it would be very easy to do a quick search. Indeed I ...
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Can I see all the comments left on a Facebook app?

I have a website and I registered a Facebook app ID so I can add a social plug-in to leave comments on Facebook through my site (for various pages in the site). Can I actually see in one place all ...
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Why doesn't an entry appear in my timeline when my friend tagged me in his post?

He wrote a long article and tagged a lot of people, some of whom are not my friends. It is a public post. I opened the page of someone that is tagged in the same post and I could see the entry for it ...
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If someone is on my “Close friends” list on Facebook, will I get notified when they post on a non-friend's wall?

If a "close friend" posts on someone's wall (that isn't my friend) will I still get a notification?
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I cancelled an old Gmail account and can't get to Facebook but still remain logged in on cell

I cancelled my old Gmail account, which can’t be recovered. I also used my original Gmail as my Facebook username. I forgot my Facebook password and can’t change it because someone knew my accounts ...
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How does Facebook know how to suggest friends for new accounts?

When someone creates a new Facebook account, they see a list of suggested friends. It's surprisingly accurate sometimes. How does Facebook obtain this data? Some guesses I've thought of so far: ...
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How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook?

I posted a status update on Facebook and tagged a few friends in it, but I forgot one, and another only accepted my friend request after I had already posted the status update. How can I now ...
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Is it possible to create a Facebook friend list from a Graph Search query?

For instance, create a list of friends that speak a certain language. Or friends that have been to a specific place or like a page, live in a particular city.
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Gmail account is being used by someone to log in to Facebook

Someone with the same name as mine has created an account on Facebook with my Gmail ID. All her Facebook notifications are delivered to my Gmail account. I tried changing the settings on her Facebook ...
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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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Facebook: Private Groups or Public Page question

So here's my scenario: There are a group of students in a class. Each student should have their own Facebook page or group for the class but they shouldn't have to friend each other. Each ...
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What is the proper setting so when my birthday comes, my friends will get a notification?

Facebook notifies friends when they have a birthday. For example, one of my friends had a birthday today and I got a notification that said Today is <<name's>> birthday. How do I set it up ...
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Blog name disappeared in Facebook share

I recently created my first blog and I'm trying to customize it. I customized my share buttons and I enabled the meta tags for the posts, so that when I share on Facebook, it shows a description. ...
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I don't get the list of unsubscribed email notifications

The option 'All notifications, except the ones you unsubscribe from' is checked but I don't see the list of what I unsubscribed from. I am sure I am unsubscribed from a few. For example I never get a ...
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How can I search my own Facebook wall for link updates

I could be missing something key in how to view a history of posts to my facebook wall and search tips for Facebook. But how would I go about searching my old Facebook link updates?
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Is there any way/website to find similar profile pictures in Facebook?

I want to know if is there any way to find similar profile pictures in Facebook, because many girls/guys are using another picture and declaring it as their own. How to find the cheater in Facebook? ...
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“Warning Oops, something went wrong” error while creating a Facebook Advert

I'm trying to create a Facebook advert. When I click on the “Place Order” button, I get the following message: Finish Your Advert Warning Oops, something went wrong. Please try again later ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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How can I see the 'restricted 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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How can I monitor Facebook hashtag and page like campaign?

Our company started a campaign on Facebook where people need to like our page and change their profile picture with our provided image with a hashtag on their profile picture post a few days ago. The ...
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Is it possible to post in open Facebook group and make one of my friends won't see this post?

I want to publish in an open group in Facebook and make sure that one of my friends won't see this posts. How can I do this? If I will block this friend, will he also be able to see my posts there? ...
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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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Is it possible to restrict a friend from seeing a post but let their friends see it

In custom view, it is possible to allow your friends to see a post on you own wall and also allow their friends ( "friend of friends" option ) to see it as well? If you select this option and then ...
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Someone registered me on Facebook and I am spammed with friends requests

I have no Facebook account. Without ever going on their site, I received an email similar to the following: You have almost completed the registration process. Confirm your account. You might ...
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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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Many services can syndicate blog posts to Facebook, Twitter, etc. Can any attach locations or people?

There are many services that syndicate blogs to social networks, ie automatically post links to new blog posts. TwitterFeed, dlvr.it, OnlyWire, and IFTTT are some of the best known. I haven't found ...
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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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How can I download non public Facebook video?

I want to download a video uploaded by a friend on Facebook for offline access. How can I do that? I tried almost all Chrome extensions on Chrome store and none seems to work. Also, youtube-dl didn't ...
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How can I contact Facebook for my account information?

A friend of mine gave away her Facebook password to someone whom she believes has used her Facebook account to harass others. She is now in trouble and we are trying to help her out. The idea would ...
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Facebook chat profile picture (next to the speech bubble icon with dots) is showing up blurred

Here is what the normal profile picture in Facebook chat looks like: But what or why is the little bit of blur showing on the profile picture (not the speech balloon with dots) in this next image? ...
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Notifications only for comments on your Facebook Page, not Likes

This is the only checkbox option I have whether I'm posting as the Page or myself: "Send me a notification on Facebook when people post, like, comment on, or send [your page name] a message." Is ...
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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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Changing my font in Facebook while commenting on posts

I like to change my font style while I commenting on my friends post. I like to hear suggestion and methods to change the font & its font style (bold, italic). Is there any third party tool or ...
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When I like a photo, video or anything on Facebook, why doesn't it appear on anyone's news feed?

This started happening 5 days ago and I did not change any of my Facebook settings.My friends who are following me and subscribed to me are unable to see all the photos I liked on Facebook. We even ...
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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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Facebook Custom Post

I have a question on my wall post. I want to share this one post to this one friend, because I only want her to read it. My question is, will her friends see that particular post?
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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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How do I export or back up my Facebook friend list?

I'm admin of several large political pages. Because of this, my profile chronically suffers report-attacks (i.e.; enough number of people falsely report my profile) and make it suspended. This happens ...