Even if you are the Facebook addict and you are spending lot of time in chatting with your friends and close ones. You know how to add/remove friends, deactivate account, update status, upload pics/videos, mentioning people on your posts, checking-in, creating groups and fan pages. Some of the more common features like updating statuses, checking-in, browsing profiles, pages, apps, and many more interesting tricks. Here in this article, i will explain you the top 15 cool Facebook tricks/tips which you might not know.
Top 10 Facebook Tips and Tricks 2016:
1. Creating Your Own Emoticon on Facebook Chat:
Facebook has allowed users to chat with their friends using custom emoticons and now you can too. Just by getting a page’s or a profile’s ID or username. Here is the few steps:
a) Go to any profile, official Page, or event that you want to use as an emoticon.
b) Look for the profile ID at the end of the URL, such as “barackobama” from https://www.facebook.com/barackobama.
c) Place that username or number in double brackets like [[barackobama]].
Note: Pages with no username /vanity URL e.g https://www.facebook.com/barackobama are default ID numbers displayed on their URLs (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Socially- Awkward-Penguin/98438140742). So when you cannot find a profile or a page’s username, just refer to the numbers at the end of the URL.
d) Enter that into a Facebook Chat or Message field.
Rage Faces IDs:
Here is a collection of a few rage faces courtesy of Reddit.
Using Profile IDs:
Troll face: []
Are you f****** kidding me : []
Not bad Obama: []
Me G usta: []
Mother of God: []
Cereal Guy: []
LOL Face: []
NO Guy: []
Yao Ming: []
Forever Alone: []
F yeah: []
Challenge accepted: []
Okay face: []
Poker face: []
Okay face: []
Socially awkward penguin: []
Like a sir: []
Using Usernames / Vanity URL:
Not Bad: [[NotBaad]]
Rage face: [[FUUUOFFICIAL]]
2. To View Private Profile Photos in Full Size:
Facebook does not allow you to see full size profile picture of those who are not in your friends list, but there is a easy trick with the help of which you can see profile pic of any person without being their friend. Open the Facebook timeline of the person you wish to view. Right click on the profile picture and select the option open image in new tab. Just Remove “s160X160/” and “cxx.xx.xx.xx” part from the URL that appears, so you will see the photo in full size.
3. Facebook Flip Status Updates:
This is the more fun trick that we can able to flipping your FB status upside down. Let’s enjoy and surprise your friends too!!! Go ahead and flip your Facebook status now. Click here to flip your Facebook status.
4. Find Who Unfriend on Facebook:
You have lots of friends in your list, it is very hard to guess who unfriended you, and you have no time to notify all those things. Everyone has the eager to find out if your friends in your list unfriend you. In this article, we have sort out this issue. Once you follow the article, you would be able to get notification when someone unfollow you. Click here to find who unfriend you on Facebook using the Google Chrome Extensions.
5. A GIF on Facebook:
Facebook doesn’t allow GIFs but you can still share GIFs on Facebook in the same way as you share them on Google plus or imgur. Here’s how, Giphy lets you share GIFs on Facebook. There is no need to log in, just visit the website and choose the GIF which you want to share on Facebook.
6. Turn Off Facebook Notification Sounds:
Now there is the easy way to stay away from the nasty noise, which the click sound always disturbing your peace. Here it is easy few steps, follow the procedures. Head over to Facebook Account Settings > go to Notifications tab. At the top, untick “Play a sound when each new notification is received” and Save Changes.
7. View Larger Photos on Facebook Without Even Open:
Photo Zoom for Facebook is a browser extension which lets you view larger photos on Facebook without even clicking on them. You just need to touch at the point where any photo in your timeline and the full size photo will appear in front of you. This browser extension is available for Chrome, Safari and Firefox, you can download it from View Larger Photos on Facebook without even opening them.
8. Cool Magic Circles on Facebook:
Here is the another fun trick to make a T cool magic circles appearing on your page is just one of the many secret tricks you’ll find in Facebook. You might want to give this a try. Just go with the keys of Press Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A, Enter key then press up & down. Now, just in case it doesn’t work on your first try, try reloading your page again by pressing F5 and repeat the process.
9. Sync Facebook’s Calendar with Google Calendar:
This situation will happen to anyone, that we always forget our friend’s birthday and got scold from them, now the problem is solved even if we don’t open the Facebook account for a longtime. Just syncing your Facebook calendar to your Google Calendar is easier than you’d think. First, log in to Facebook and click on the “Events” link in the left column. At the bottom of the right column, you’ll see links for Upcoming Events and Birthdays. Right-click on the link you want and choose Copy Link Location. Then open your Google Calendar. In the left column, find Other Calendars. Click the down arrow in the Other Calendars page and then click “add by URL”. Paste the link that you copied from Facebook, and click Add Calendar. After a few seconds, a new calendar option will appear. It will update automatically, however Google says that it might take a few hours sometimes.
10. Download Facebook Videos For Free:
You can easily download any video from Facebook With the help of FBDOWN.net. The downloading process is quite simple and quick. Just visit FBDOWN.net website and enter URL of the Facebook Video you want to download. After entering video link click on download button, then the video will be downloaded automatically.