First and foremost, you should know that deactivating your Facebook account is not the same as permanently deleting it. When you deactivate your account, your profile and Timeline disappear from Facebook immediately, but information like photos, messages, and posts you’ve made remain stored on Facebook’s servers. So if you decide to reactivate your account later, everything will still be there.
If you want to permanent delete your account, you need to take a few extra steps. Deleting your account is a much more final solution than just deactivating it–it can’t be recovered. When you delete your account:
• Your Timeline and all information associated with it are immediately and permanently deleted from Facebook’s servers.
How do I deactivate Facebook App on iPhone?
It’s actually pretty simple to deactivate the Facebook app on your iPhone – and it only takes a few taps. Here’s how:
- First, open up the Facebook app and tap on the three lines in the lower right-hand corner of the screen.
- From there, scroll down to the “Settings” section and tap on “Account Settings.”
- Once you’re in Account Settings, tap on “General,” which should be the first option listed.
- Next, scroll all the way down to the bottom of the page and tap on “Deactivate.”
Can I hide my Facebook account without deactivating it?
Answer: Yes. You can hide your Facebook account without deactivating it by editing your account settings.
To hide your Facebook profile from public view:
- Log into your Facebook account and click on the downward-facing arrow in the top right corner of the main screen.
- Select Settings from the menu that appears.
- Click on Privacy in the left-hand column of the Settings screen, then click on Edit next to “Who can see my stuff?”
- From the drop-down menu, select Custom and then click on Close My Profile to Friends Only.
- Click on Save Changes at the bottom of the screen.”
What should I avoid on Facebook?
There are a few things to avoid if you want to maintain a professional image on Facebook.
First and foremost, watch what you post. Even if your Facebook privacy settings are set to maximum, remember that anything you post online can be seen by anyone, including potential employers. So think twice before posting anything confidential or personal, and avoid writing anything that could be construed as libelous or prejudiced.
Also be aware of the way you present yourself in your profile picture and cover photo. Avoid using photos that are too informal or revealing – stick to conservative images that show you in a good light. Remember that first impressions count, so make sure your profile creates the right impression of you.
Can you have 2 Facebook accounts with the same email?
Yes, you can have two Facebook accounts with the same email. To create a second Facebook account using the same email address, just follow these steps:
- Go to www.facebook.com and click “Create New Account”
- Enter your email address and password in the fields provided and click “Sign Up”
- Facebook will send a verification code to the email address you entered. Check your email and enter the verification code in the field provided on the Facebook website.
- Click “Verify” and you’re done! Now you can use your Facebook account to connect with friends, post updates, and more.