Facebook notification comes up as people on your close friend lists, make post to Facebook. They are updates, about activities on Facebook, which helps you stay current on what’s happening around your Facebook audience.
Facebook, has so many activities going on at the same time, which can make it rather difficult for user’s to actually keep tabs of what is happening and where. So, to keep you updated on these activities, Facebook sends you notifications to alert you on what people on your close friends list are up to.
Benefits of Facebook Notification
Below are some of the benefits of using Facebook Notification.
- Gives you events at real time.
- With it’s ringing tone, you get an alert anytime a new message comes in.
- Stay updated with what’s happening in your circle of friends.
Above are listed amongst many other some of the benefits of this notification feature.
Types of Notification on Facebook
Below are some of the types of notifications on the Facebook platform. Keep reading below to learn more.
Desktop and Mobile
Red Alert Notification: These notifications pops up above with different symbols representing the events and things you are being notified of. Immediately a new notification comes in, a red bubble pops up, with the number of new notifications you’ve received. This notifications, are displayed in form of a human head icon, bell icon, and globe icon, these represents friends request, birthdays etc. Simply, tap on this icon, anytime, to view your notifications.
Email notification is a notification received via email.
User’s get this notification, as they actively engage on Facebook, and helps them re-engage with their friends.
Pop-Up Notifications: Pop-Up notification, as the name implies pops up on your screen, when you are logged in to Facebook, and a friend interacts with you. To view the story, tap on the notification, and click “X” to have the notification closed.
Text Notifications: These notifications, are receive thru mobile text messaging.
Above are the types of notifications you can get using the platform.
Facebook Notification Settings
If you’d rather concentrate on what’s most important to you, you can turn off Facebook notification. This will help you better concentrate on what’s most important. You can turn it on again when you feel the need to.
- Start, with tapping on the “V” shaped icon, at the top-right. This is the menu icon. Next, choose “Settings & privacy” then “Settings”.
- Tap on “Notifications” from the menu.
- Now, tap on the king of notification you would want to turn on or off and tick on the boxes to turn them on or off.
Facebook notification helps you stay current on what’s trending with your Facebook audience, and ensures you don’t miss a thing.
Facebook Notification Problem
If you are having issues about notifications on the platform. You can resolve this issue by turning on notifications on in the settings menu. Following the steps listed above, you can easily turn on or off notifications.