Facebook is an online social media service originated in California.The Facebook website was founded in 2004 by Mark Zuckerburg. The membership was limited to Harvard students at the beginning but later it expanded to other institutions such as Stanford University and Ivy schools.Facebook gradually added support for other students in other universities.Now anyone who claims to be 13 years can have access to Facebook.Facebook can be used by a large range of devices like laptop,tablet and smartphones.Facebook has more than 2 billion active users.Facebook has lots of features.In this article, I am going to explain some Facebook Features that you may find interesting and practical.
General Facebook Features
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Facebook made changes to their text-only status to allow for adjustable text sizes (dynamic text) on mobile apps In November 2015
Graph Search lets users to search within their network of friends for answers to natural language questions and receive direct answers.This was released in 2013.
Listen with Friends
Users can listen to music and discuss the tunes using Facebook Chat with friends at the same time. Up to 50 friends can listen to the same song at the same time, and chat about it.Every time a user starts listening to music with a friend, a “story will be posted to her/his friends” ticker and/or news feed. Users will have control over who will be able to see when they are listening with a friend through their App Settings page after installing the compatible music app.This feature was first supported byAudizer.com, but since August 2012, services were discontinued and the Facebook / Audizer splash page has been redirected to Facebook.com
Poke and Greetings
since Facebook’s release, users have been able to “poke” other users.The actual purpose of this feature never officially explained by the company.It was used to attract other users’ attentions.The feature was never removed from Facebook.
Many smartphones offer access to the Facebook services through mobile apps.The iPhone website was launched in August 2007.It used iOS app.It could only post comments in 2008 .In 2009,other companies developed Facebook mobile apps for Nokia, HT C, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, and Windows Mobile devices, though a significant portion of Facebook’s user-base was still using the original mobile website.Facebook decided to use a universal webpage.It designed an app for a large number of feature phones such as android.
Facebook introduced its support for hashtags in June 2013, to help users search for topics which were discussed a lot on the social network.
It allows users to post messages for their friends to read.friends can answer with their own comments, as well as clicking the “Like” button.The purpose of the feature was to allow users to inform their friends of their current “status”, including feelings, whereabouts, or actions, where Facebook prompted the status update with “Username is”… and users filled in the rest.
Facebook introduced “say Thanks” in 2014.This feature allows users to create video greeting cards for friends.
Facebook chat has lots of emoticons.recently, it has also become possible to post larger, animated images through Facebook’s built in emotion system.
Other Facebook Features include verified accounts,call-to-action button and sound music archive.
How to delete Facebook account?
If you don’t need your Facebook account, I suggest that you delete Facebook account by going to your Facebook delete account page then enter Your username and password and click on Delete my account.