They’re most likely marked as “close friend” which automatically turns on their notifications (notice it’s checked here). Simply set them to Acquaintance. The “get notifications” will automatically be unchecked and you’ll no longer receive notifications of their posts. But they’ll still show up on your newsfeed.
Why do I get Facebook notifications for certain friends?
Most Facebook notifications tend to be a result of your own interactions with the site. You get notifications because you comment on posts, join groups or follow pages. The less you do of these things, the fewer notifications you’ll receive.
How do I stop getting notifications from one person on Facebook?
To turn off notifications off for a person:
- Go to their profile.
- Click “Friends”
- Unselect “Get Notifications”
How do you know someone is stalking you on Facebook?
In order to find out who is stalking you on Facebook, users need to open Facebook.com on their desktops, then log in to their account. Upon logging in, they need to right-click anywhere on their home page, and click “View page source” – this will open the source code for the Facebook home page.
What happens if I turn off push notifications on Facebook?
Nothing will interrupt you, but all the notifications will still appear when you pull down the windowshade. On Android, you can choose “Show Silently,” a similar setup. It’s not like turning off notifications shuts you out from using the apps you like.
Is unfollow the same as unfriend on Facebook?
Your Facebook friend won‘t be notified when you unfriend them, but you’ll disappear from their friend list. Blocking someone ends all contact, while unfollowing is a less permanent solution than unfriending or blocking. Visit Business Insider’s Tech Reference library for more stories.
Can you turn on notifications for a Facebook page?
Select the Page you want to use. In the top right, click your Page photo, then click Settings & Privacy. Click Settings, then click Notifications in the left menu. Select which notifications you want to receive on Facebook.
Can you turn notifications off for one person on Messenger?
You can turn notifications off for all conversations or for just a single conversation. You can also turn off the ability to preview messages in your notifications. From Chats, tap your profile picture in the top left.
Can someone tell if I look at their Facebook page a lot?
No, Facebook doesn’t tell people that you’ve seen their profile. Third-party apps are also unable to provide this functionality. If you come across an app that claims to offer this ability, please report the app.
Can you tell if someone is checking your messenger?
Whether you like it or not, Facebook’s chat app Messenger will let you know when someone has read your note. It’s super obvious when you’re using the desktop version of the product — you’ll even see exactly what time your friend checked out your missive — but a bit more subtle if you’re using the app.