Meta which is popularly known as Facebook is a well known social media company which helps people connect in different ways. Today we will be explaining about top 15 best Facebook features that has made it your favorite social network.
Facebook provides you with quite a lot of features that makes it one of the best social media. This platform has reached to a wide variety of people and incorporates many different media aspects. It is not limited to only specific people. This is why this platform has a wider range of audience than other social media sites. Let us take a look at some of the best features of Facebook.
Top 15 best Facebook Features
- News Feed
- Like Button
- Relationship Status
- Facebook Wall
- Social Plugins
- Watch Party
- Filter Content
- Save post for later
- Unfollow People without unfriending
‘Photos’ are the most popular feature of Facebook. People use it to share their photos and videos with friends and family. The best part of this feature is that when you post any picture on Facebook a copy of it is stored on Facebook’s global servers so it can be retrieved anywhere and anytime which means you will never loose your precious moments.
2. News Feed
The second best Facebook feature of all time is ‘News Feed’. It (News Feed) is the first thing you see when you log into Facebook. This highlights contain information of profile changes, upcoming events, birthdays and other updates. This primary system exposes you to posted contents on the network. It is also an important feature because people value meaningful and informative content in their news feed.
3. Like Button
The third in the list is ‘The Like Button’. This button has made it so fun and easy to approve and appreciate other person’s post without having to make a written comment.
Fourth best Facebook feature is the ‘Facebook Messenger’. This helps you to connect with your dear and near ones. Though it is just like any other chat platforms but now it comes in the top 75 most downloaded apps.
5. Relationship Status
Fifth in the list is ‘Relationship Status’. This feature lets you know whether any person is single or engaged or married or in an open relationship. You can also set a relationship status with any confirmed Facebook friend.
6. Facebook Wall
The sixth best one is ‘Facebook Wall’. It is the area of your profile where your friends can share their thoughts, views or even criticisms for everyone to view. However you can always filter the viewing setting of your walls.
‘Embedded – in – Post’ is Facebook’s seventh best feature. This feature fetches and delivers the linked content of your articles, videos or pictures you have posted right within the post.
8. Social Plugins
The eighth enlisted best feature of Facebook is ‘Social Plugins’. This feature allows you to comment on other websites from your Facebook account and share your experience with friends. It includes the like button.
Ninth best feature of Facebook is ‘Timeline’. This is a major redesigned feature of Facebook. It is a combination of Facebook wall and profile into one page which creates a more visually holistic user profile.
The next Facebook feature you should be thankful about is ‘Events’. This feature lets you know what is going on in the current social life. You can get your family and friends together by creating an event on Facebook which will let everyone know about something that is going to take place in near future.
11. Watch Party
Facebook ‘Watch Party’ is another great feature of this platform. This gives you the ability to view and comment on streaming videos in a group. You can share the videos on Facebook having the watch party function underneath the description box. When you create a watch party your post looks like a normal post. In the next step you get to select your videos that you have created yourself or seen. You can even go Live Into the party then invite the group members to watch the video with you.
12. Filter Content
The ability to ‘Filter Content we see’ is next best feature of this social media app. With this feature you can unfollow certain post and block ads. It also helps you to put your friends in priority . This feature works on how often you interact with a friend, page or public figure, how many likes, shares and comments an individual post have received, how much you interacted with such post in past and whether it’s being hidden or reported a lot.
‘Scrapbooking’ is another favorite Facebook feature for all the parents. This feature let’s parents create a Scrapbook album of their children’s photos. Only the parents have the ability to tag their children and share the photos in their scrapbook. The parents can even customize the privacy settings of the photo and Facebook will notify them if any particular photo is made public.
14. Save post for later
‘Save post for later’ is Facebook’s next useful feature. In Facebook it is next to impossible to go back and find something that you missed watching while scrolling in a hurry. This feature does not let you lose the post of your interest as you can save it to watch later. Notably the saved post does not expire but if the original poster deletes the post it might disappear from your saved folder.
15. Unfollow People without unfriending
To ‘Unfollow People without unfriending’ is another very helpful feature of Facebook. This feature helps to hide somebody’s activity which is bombarding your notification inbox. The best part of it is that they even won’t know that you have unfollowed them. However it is a one way journey so your posts and stories will anyway appear in their newsfeed.
These are the 15 best Facebook features. Hope you find this article helpful in exploring Facebook’s best features and make the best use of them. For more latest tech news and information stay tuned with us.