10 Great Things You Didn’t Know You Can Do on Facebook

Now Trending | November 4th 2013

Think you know your way around Facebook? Sure, you log in everyday, post updates and check out friends’ activity. Still, there are so many Facebook features and capabilities that you still haven’t tried.

Let’s have a close look at 10 awesome things you can do with Facebook to upgrade your social media routine. Watch, learn and become a Facebook master!

10 Great Things You Didn't Know You Can Do on Facebook

1. Shared Facebook Albums:

Instead of always nagging your friends to send  you the lovely photos they took at parties and get-together’s, why not create a shared Facebook album, so they can upload their photos directly to it? Simply follow these steps and upgrade your photo-sharing experience.

2. Skype App:

Skype makes this big world of ours smaller with free video calls, but Facebook is usually where you and your friends spend their time. Now you can connect the two and enjoy the best of both worlds! Make your online video calls directly through your Facebook page. Add the Skype app to your account and start talking.

10 Great Things You Didn't Know You Can Do on Facebook

3. Interest Lists:

If you ever feel that Facebook is getting too cluttered for you, the “Interest Lists” feature can help you organize content in a convenient way. You can easily create and curate your lists, just follow these simple steps.

4. Photo Editing:

Facebook is where many people store their photos nowadays, but did you know that you can do more than just post your pics? With apps like LunaPic, you can edit your Facebook photos directly on your profile!

10 Great Things You Didn't Know You Can Do on Facebook

5. Nearby Friends:

Wouldn’t it be fun to know if any of your Facebook friends are in the neighborhood? Activate the Nearby Friends feature to receive push notifications to your phone whenever one of your friends has checked in to a location near you. Don’t worry, you can always deactivate if you feel like it.

6. Tag Friends in Videos:

Tagging friends in photos is pretty self-explanatory, but not many users know that they can tag friends in their Facebook videos as well. It works pretty much like the photo-tagging feature. Get all the details here.

10 Great Things You Didn't Know You Can Do on Facebook

7. Close Friends:

There are Facebook friends and there are Facebook friends. Your real friends deserve to have a special position on your page. With the Close Friends list you can keep track of what your real buddies are up to. Start your list now by following these steps.

8. Blocking Apps from Posting on Your Behalf:

Integrating apps to your account is one of the best features Facebook has to offer. With apps, you can add productivity tools, fun games or improved functionality options. But no power user wants apps to post annoying updates on their behalf, right? The good news is that you can control that without giving up on apps. Watch the video here to learn how.

9. When to Post:

If you’re a page manager, a recently launched tool can help you optimize your posts by analyzing when is the best time for you to publish. Facebook pages often have variable peak times, depending on the industry and target market. By publishing updates on your peak time, you can significantly improve your page’s reach and get more visibility. Get all the info here.

10. Create and Distribute Petitions:

Facebook is more than just a network for showing off your pet’s new hat or sharing your dinner plans. Every Facebook user can utilize the network’s powerful distribution abilities to create and share petitions for important causes. Check out how you can create a petition with the YouSign.org app.

10 Great Things You Didn't Know You Can Do on Facebook


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