Facebook Updates User Controls On iOS, Android And Desktop Coming Soon

BELCHATOW, POLAND - APRIL 06, 2014: Facebook application on smart phone screen.
SHARE
THIS



Social media behemoth Facebook has updated the controls on its news feed, giving users more control over what they’re able to see.

The new features include Select friends and Pages to see first – Choose the friends and Pages that you would like to see at the top of your News Feed.

Find new Pages to connect to – Based on Pages you’ve liked in the past, you can discover new Pages you might be interested in.

Select which friends and Pages to follow or unfollow – You can now see a list of the top people, Pages and groups that you’ve seen in your News Feed over the past week, as well as who you’ve unfollowed in the past. You can easily tweak your preferences at any time.

“The goal of News Feed is to show you the stories that matter most to you,” said Facebook in a blog post. “To do this, we use ranking to order stories based on how interesting we believe they are to you: specifically, whom you tend to interact with, and what kinds of content you tend to like and comment on.

“We’re always working to improve and personalise your News Feed experience. We know that ultimately you’re the only one who truly knows what is most meaningful to you and that is why we want to give you more ways to control what you see.”

newsfeed_preferences_seefirst newsfeed_preferences_home newsfeed_preferences_follow_unfollow newsfeed_preferences_discover_pages

Please login with linkedin to comment

northern territory government Online ads The Smith Family

Latest News

303 MullenLowe Sydney Confirms Bart Pawlak As New ECD
  • Advertising

303 MullenLowe Sydney Confirms Bart Pawlak As New ECD

303 MullenLowe Sydney has appointed accomplished creative leader Bart Pawlak, as its new ECD. Pawlak has been working with the agency over the last four months, leading the department over this period. Pawlak is an awarded creative director and writer with two decades of experience working within the major advertising networks, most recently as executive […]

Oakley Reprises Bob Marley’s ‘One Love’ In Powerful Ode To Sport
  • Campaigns

Oakley Reprises Bob Marley’s ‘One Love’ In Powerful Ode To Sport

Oakley has unveiled a powerful remake of Bob Marley’s iconic anthem One Love as part of the brand’s 2020 For the Love of Sport Campaign. The official release aims to inspire hope and positivity during a time of uncertainty by celebrating sport and how it can enlighten and uplift. The reworked verses were co-written by […]

“We’ve Seen Lots Of Doggers!” Weather Reporter Hilariously Muddles Dogs & Joggers
  • Media

“We’ve Seen Lots Of Doggers!” Weather Reporter Hilariously Muddles Dogs & Joggers

The perils of live TV were once again on show on the venerable BBC yesterday when a weather reporter managed to mangle joggers with dog walkers and came up with doggers. BBC weather reporter Carol Kirkwood was reporting live from the beautiful Greenwich Park in London yesterday when she managed the red-faced clanger. “Good morning […]

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Women in Media: A Look Back At The Best Ads Championing Equality
  • Campaigns
  • Media

Women in Media: A Look Back At The Best Ads Championing Equality

The Women in Media Awards has always been about recognising the power of individuals. But B&T also shines a light on the best use of creativity and advertising to champion the promotion of women. It’s a relatively new category, ‘Best Ad Campaign – Championing the Equality Cause’, but its perhaps one of the most important […]

by B&T Magazine

B&T Magazine
Torrens University Australia Launches ‘Career Crush’ Via VCCP Sydney & Lash
  • Campaigns

Torrens University Australia Launches ‘Career Crush’ Via VCCP Sydney & Lash

Torrens University Australia has launched ‘Career Crush’ via VCCP Sydney and Lash, to help match students with a career they’ll love. Career Crush is an online quiz that determines prospective students’ personal strengths, passions and aspirations to match them with the careers and courses they’re most compatible with. One of the toughest decisions young people […]

Pedestrian Partners With With NZ’s Mi9 To Expand Commercial Offering
  • Media

Pedestrian Partners With With NZ’s Mi9 To Expand Commercial Offering

Pedestrian Group has partnered with Nine subsidiary Mi9 New Zealand to offer NZ brands the opportunity to partner with the likes of Business Insider Australia, Pedestrian.tv and Gizmodo Australia. Next month, Mi9 New Zealand will be representing Pedestrian Group in the NZ market, offering clients the opportunity to work with leading youth publications including Lifehacker […]