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5 Amazing and Needed Facebook Tricks you can use in 2018

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 The Biggest social media platform “Facebook” has several tricks and hacks. But in this article we will be discussing the needed Facebook tricks, about which you may don’t have any idea. After the emerge of Facebook and its continuous growth, the features of Facebook are increasing in months now. With the increase in these features, the tricks as well as the hacks or so called loop holes in Facebook also increases.Lets have a look on the tricks which you can do with Facebook

1. Stop Facebook from Tracking You

Facebook is one of the most widely used social network in the world hence it’s also has became one of the most popular platform for advertisers to show their ads through targeted advertising. Sometimes it make us irritating of seeing those ads as they are too frequent and too many. These ads are based on the history of your search.

5 Most Needed Facebook Tricks

Have you  ever thought to get rid of these irritating third party ads inFacebook. This is not a hard one to get rid of them just follow the below steps to stop Facebook from following you.


  • Install this extension from here for Mozilla Firefox.
  • Now after installing the add on from the plugins you will see this icon in the right corner of menu bar
  • By default the icon will be of red color and when you will click it, it will be on the deactivate mode.

Now you won’t see the irritating ads from third party advertisers on Facebook Just because of this cool Facebook trick.

2. Stop Facebook videos from Auto Play

Sometimes its very data consuming and irritating with some of of the features of facebook such as “Auto Play” of videos on facebook. If you don’t want to those videos in the auto play mode and wants to play them when you want then just follow some easy steps of this facebook trick:
  • Go to facebook settings, and then go to Videos
  • You can see the auto-play mode is enabled
  • Just click it to turn off.
  • Now the auto-play mode is Off


There is another feature available just above it which is to set the default quality of videos quality. You can select the default quality of videos through this option. If your internet speed is slow then you can select the SD mode and if you want the videos in high quality mode, then select HD mode.

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3. Download Facebook Videos

It happens very often that when we watch a video on Facebook and wants to download that video, but we are just helpless in downloading that video as there is no such inbuilt feature in facebook which will let you download that video.
Here we are with one of the amazing Facebook trick to website through which you can download the facebook videos. Don’t think that it would be very difficult to download the facebook video from this website. Just follow the easy steps to download the Facebook videos.
Source: FBDOWN
  • Go to the video on the Facebook you want to download.
  •  Now just copy the URL of that video from the address bar.
  • Now Visit this link. You will find the page which is shown in the above picture.
  • Just paste the URL of that video in “Enter the Facebook Video URL bar” and hit the download button just right to that bar.
 You won’t be able to download the videos which are private through just copying and pasting the URL into this website . You will need this extension available on web store to perform the above facebook trick.

4. Facebook Keyboard Shortcuts

As the Facebook is emerging day by day, hence the features an complexities on Facebook is also increasing day by day. Hence sometimes it is much difficult to find a particular option in Facebook even though we have used it in the past. This Facebook trick is actually making you aware of some of the shortcut keys in Facebook. Yeah you read it correctly, Facebook do have shortcut keys for every options available in Facebook.
Use the correct combination of keys for your browser in the list below, and then replace # with the key number listed just under the Access Keys below.
In Internet Explorer for PC: Alt + #, then Enter
In Firefox for PC: Shift + Alt + #
In Safari for Mac: Ctrl + Opt + #
In Firefox for Mac: Ctrl + Opt + #
In Chrome for Mac: Ctrl + Opt + #
In Chrome for PC: Alt + #Here is the list of Access Keys  0 – Help
1 – Home
2 – Timeline
3 – Friends
4 – Inbox
5 – Notifications
6 – Settings
7 – Activity Log
8 – About
9 – Terms

 Web Messenger Keyboard Shortcuts

CTRL + g – Search the conversations
CTRL + q – Show/hide keyboard shortcuts
CTRL + Delete – Archive or unarchive conversation
CTRL + j – Mark as spam
CTRL + m – Start a new message
CTRL + i – Go to Your Inbox
CTRL + u – Go to Other option

5. Download Facebook History

Do you want to know about the chats history, your profile history and many for histories of your account. Then this secret Facebook trick is for you. You can download each and every history of your Facebook account by just following the below steps:
  • Just go to the General Tab
  • Click settings option in the drop down.
  • Now the last option you can see says “Download a copy of your Facebook Data”
  • Click that option then you will see the below image
  • Now Click the Button “Start My Archive” .Your History will get downloaded.
Above Facebook tricks are much needed for you if you are a facebook junkie. Comment below and let us know about the above cool Facebook tricks.

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