How to Hide Your Facebook Ticker (Seriously)

Hide Facebook Side Bar Ticker

I was tempted to never write this blog post. Instead, I give the people what they want. Here is how to hide your Facebook Ticker.

How to Keep Spotify and Other Facebook Timeline Apps Private

Adjusting Spotify Privacy for Facebook

If you’ve added Spotify or one of the 60 and growing Facebook Timeline apps, you’re likely well aware of the potential embarrassment they can cause. Spotify, for example, publishes every song you listen to onto your Timeline and into the Tickers of your friends (or the group of people you choose). The problem is that […]

How to Spot a Facebook Hoax (And What to Do)

The bigger Facebook gets (more than 800 million strong now), the riper it gets for hoaxes and scams. I’ve spent a lot of time trying to help kill the “Hover over my name” hoax, which was really more of a viral status update started and perpetuated by likely well-meaning (though misinformed) users. While it seemed […]

The Only 16 Blog Posts About Facebook Timeline That You Need

Lev Detrez Facebook Timeline Cover Photo

Since the subject of Facebook Timeline is going to become increasingly popular over the next several days, I wanted to make the many posts I’ve written on the subject easier to find. Additionally, I’ve aggregated some of my favorite articles I’ve read written by others on the subject. So below is a collection of everything […]

The Ultimate Guide to Facebook Timeline

Facebook Timeline Cover Photo

So Facebook is finally rolling out Timeline to everyone. Even you. Yes, you, who have fought this from the start. It was bound to happen sooner or later. Now you have to face it: You have no choice. You could complain. Some people will. Lots of people will. And it seems the silly “Hover over […]

How to Keep Your Old Facebook Profile and Get Rid of the Ticker FOREVER!

Remove Facebook Timeline

As you know, Facebook is about to force some changes on us. There’s a little known secret. And because you look like a pretty cool person, I’m going to get you in on the action. I know, I know. You hate the Facebook Ticker. You hate the new Timeline. They’re terrible, RIGHT? They are ruining […]

Facebook Open Graph, 60 Timeline Apps Available

MapMyFitness Facebook Install

Facebook announced at a press event in San Francisco yesterday that the Open Graph is now available to developers. “Starting today,” said Eddie O’Neil in the Facebook Developers blog, “developers can build apps that let people add anything they love to their Timelines – whether it is eating, traveling, shopping, running or taking pictures.” Facebook […]

Facebook Privacy: Don’t Hover Over My Name, Do This Instead

Facebook Friends Icon

Please, don’t hover over my name and spread some lame hoax. Take your Facebook privacy into your own hands and follow these simple steps.

A Complete Guide to Your Facebook Timeline Privacy

Facebook Photos

So… Timeline is here. If you’ve been careful about your Facebook privacy up until now, you have nothing to fear. Going through the following steps will be a piece of cake. But if you’ve ignored your privacy, thinking no one would notice… Well, you might wanna block off some time. The following is a very […]

Why Timeline is Good for Your Facebook Privacy

Facebook Privacy

You’re going to call me crazy, but I’m just gonna say it: Timeline is good for your Facebook privacy. I know, I know. Everything you read and hear says the complete opposite. But before you rip me to pieces, hear me out… Up until now, you’ve been ignorant about your Facebook privacy. Okay, maybe not […]