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
- 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.
Types of Facebook Notification
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.
How to Turn Facebook Notification On and Off
If you’d rather concentrate on what’s most important to you, you can turn off Facebook notification, to help you better concentrate on what’s most important and turn it on again when you feel the need to.
- Start, with tapping on the “V” shaped icon, at the top-right. Then choose “Settings”
- Next, tap on “Notifications” button in the left column
- Thereafter, tap on the “Close Friend Activity”, button and tap “On Facebook”
- Finally tap “close”, to “Close Friends Activity”, and thereafter, choose “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.