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Is Facebook Losing Fans? | Update for Facebook app

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This news update for Facebook app was published a couple of days ago. That facebook is losing People’s interest in the facebook app. People are getting more features in other apps as compared to Facebook. So lets see the detailed charts and discuss on this topic.

In the modern era of social media, the ways of communicating and expressing ideas have completely changed. Many platforms have come and gone while the importance of some platforms has remained constant throughout the eras. One of the oldest and most popular platforms among them is Facebook.

Facebook Success era:

The data published by Meta Company’s advertising media shows that in the year 2022, there were 435 million Facebook users in Pakistan. Despite Twitter being the top source of breaking news, Facebook is the most popular news source after YouTube. It emphasizes the importance of providing timely content on any topic. Which makes the users aware and starts the discussion.

After the success of Facebook, two other social media applications also came out which are very popular. The first platform is the photo and video sharing application Instagram. Which is perfect for supporting photos and videos with followers. Moreover, Instagram continues to add and update its features, which clearly makes the app more interesting and engaging for users.

Another such platform is Tik Tok which is relatively new and has become increasingly popular in the last few years. It is now the world’s most popular social media platform with over 50 million monthly active users worldwide.

Tik Tok May become a super app

Facebook has been the most popular social media platform for a long time and is gradually losing its position. Although it was predicted to end by the year 2020, today we are in 2023 and Facebook App is still alive. But for how much longer? Many people believe that there will come a day when Facebook will completely disappear. But the data of Facebook shows that this application is working best at the moment.

But it is also said that the Facebook application is rapidly losing its popularity among teenagers and young adults. If compared to people over 30 years of age, young people use Facebook less and post on it less.

An Update for Facebook app is Very necessary Now:

There are several reasons for its unpopularity, ranging from user disinterest to privacy concerns. Many users are fed up with this application. And they are looking for something new and interesting. On the other hand, many users are concerned about their privacy, especially after the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Moreover, Facebook’s News Feed algorithm has made the app very difficult to understand and use, making it difficult to find what you want. Then many users have also become worried about the increasing number of sponsored content and advertisements in the Facebook app.

Despite being an old platform, people born after the year 2000 are 26.4% of its total users. 36% of Facebook users are over 45 years old. However, Facebook’s substantial organic reach makes it one of the most financially sound advertising platforms. Its promotional features have helped companies and organizations achieve their marketing goals. Facebook usage has remained constant since 2019, although its usage has decreased by an average of 6 minutes over the past 5 years.

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To compete with Tik Tok, Facebook’s Parent company, Meta is paying special attention to short videos, including Facebook Reels. Reels started in 2020 with Instagram. Even the popularity of Instagram Reels was insufficient to sustain the interest of Facebook users. Perhaps this feature was not impressive for those who use this platform only for communication. Although Facebook and other apps have similar reels features for short videos, but TikTok has taken the lead in short videos.

As social networking sites continue to change, it is imperative that these platforms adapt to technology. Of course, today’s platforms like Facebook, Instagram, and Tik Tok will continue to evolve and innovate in a race to outpace one another. Moreover, the popularity of other platforms like Clubhouse and Discord is also increasing. And it’s changing the way we communicate. It is likely that the popularity of these platforms will continue to grow and many users will turn to it in the future.

Facebook Is not Dying at the moment but May be very soon:

As for the question of whether Facebook is really dying? So it can be said that Facebook has changed the social media landscape permanently. And whether we admit it or not, there is no doubt that it is playing an important role in our lives. This is why it would be premature to declare Facebook dead. However, Facebook is a social media platform and like other platforms like MyApps, it will have its ups and downs and one day it will disappear from our lives completely.

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Guide to Blocking and Unblocking Users on Snapchat

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Blocking someone on Snapchat is a straightforward process that allows you to control your interaction within the app. Whether you’re looking to maintain your privacy or simply wish to avoid unwanted messages, Snapchat offers a user-friendly way to manage your contacts. Below, we provide an easy-to-follow guide for blocking (and if necessary, unblocking) someone on Snapchat.

How to Block Someone on Snapchat

How to block Someone on Snapchat

Step 1: Open Snapchat and Log In

Begin by opening your Snapchat application and logging in with your credentials. It’s an essential first step towards managing your contacts.

Step 2: Go to the Chat Screen

Swipe right from the camera screen to land on the chat screen where all your conversations are housed.

Step 3: Find the Person You Want to Block

Scroll through your chat list until you find the user. If you rarely chat with them or have never done so, use the search function to locate their name.

Step 4: Access Their Profile

Tap on the user’s Bitmoji or profile icon to open their Snapchat profile.

Step 5: Block the User

In their profile, tap the three dots or gear icon in the upper right corner to access the settings for this user. Then, select “Block” from the menu. A confirmation prompt will appear; simply agree, and the user will be effectively blocked.

Step 6: Confirm Your Decision

Snapchat will ask you to confirm your action. Upon confirmation, the person will be unable to contact you or view any of your activity on the platform.

How to Unblock Someone on Snapchat

Step 1: Open Settings

Return to the Snapchat home screen and tap your profile icon in the top-left corner. Then, tap the gear icon in the top-right to access your Snapchat settings.

Step 2: Find Blocked Users

Scroll down to the ‘Account Actions’ section and select ‘Blocked.’ This list contains the details of everyone you’ve previously blocked, and it’s where you will locate the user you wish to unblock.

Step 3: Unblock the User

Locate the person’s name and tap ‘Unblock’ next to it. This will restore their ability to contact you and view your stories.

Things to Remember

Be Sure of Your Actions

Blocking is a decisive step. Only do so when you are certain that you do not want further contact with the person.

Visibility Limitations

Blocking someone does not necessarily prevent them from viewing your public Stories or content shared with mutual friends. Consider making your profile private if needed.

Privacy Settings

Explore the range of privacy settings in Snapchat to further control who can interact with you and see your content.

Reporting for Serious Issues

In the case of severe harassment or threats, consider reporting the user to Snapchat or the appropriate authorities.

Regularly Review Your Blocks

Periodically review your list of blocked users to ensure that it aligns with your current interaction preferences.

Safety and Well-being

Blocking is just one tool in a comprehensive kit for staying safe online. Always look out for yourself and others and never hesitate to utilize the resources available, whether it’s blocking someone, modifying your settings, or seeking the help of official channels. Your digital peace is as important as any other form of well-being, and you have the support to achieve it within your hands.

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Save Time and Stay Organized with WhatsApp Pin Message Feature

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Meta has announced a new pinned message feature for the globally popular messaging platform WhatsApp that will allow users to pin a chat to the home window.

According to a report by a foreign news agency, WhatsApp has introduced several new features over the past few weeks.

Recently, the feature of sending audio messages once became part of the Meta-owned app, now the feature of pinning messages has been introduced in WhatsApp.

According to WhatsApp management, pinned messages allow users to highlight important messages in both group and individual chats, this feature is designed to save users time by making it easy to find important messages quickly. be

Earlier WhatsApp users could pin chats but it was not possible to pin messages within chats but now it will be possible to do so.

WhatsApp ensures that all message types including text, polls, images, emojis and more can be pinned and kept end-to-end encrypted, the tech company said.

According to the company, this feature has been introduced for users using the Android, iOS and desktop versions. This feature works in the same way as pin chats, i.e. a single message can be pinned within a chat, which On opening this chat window will be visible at the top but unlike pin chats the pin messages will be removed after a certain time.

When a user pins a message, they will see 24 hours, 7 days and one month options and by default a pinned message will be automatically deleted after 7 days. This feature will work in individual chats as well as group chats.

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How to Buy a used iPhone | Step by Step Guide

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Hi Friends! If you are going to market for buying a used iphone, or you have a plan to buy an used iPhone of any series, so you are at right place. In today’s blog post we are providing you the key guidelines for buying an used iphone. So let’s start.

Here we are providing you some points which you should have in your mind before buying an used iphone. And by applying these, you would probably buy a best used iphone.

1. Physical Overview + buttons:

This is a very general practice of almost all the persons who buy a used iphone. That they always inspect the iphone by its physical appearance. But during this physical inspection, you should have to do the some core things. In which the number one is buttons. Many times people forgot to inspect the volume and power on/off buttons. The buttons should be clicky and relaxable. They should not be sticky.

2. Beware of Tempered glass scam:

Many iphone owners guard their iphones using a sheet or tempered glass. But when you are buiyn that iphone you should have to check it thoroughly. I mean you should remove that sheet or tempered glass to check the original physical condition of that specific iPhone.

3. Sim tray and IMEI number:

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The other important thing is sim tray. The IMEI number of the iphone is written on the sim tray. So you should have to verify that imei number to check that the iphone is not refurbished or opened. Specifically if you are buying the used iphone in Pakistan, you can verify that IMEI number on PTA DIRBS official website to make sure it is PTA approved and can be used in Pakistan. And this also show that the sim tray is of this phone and not replaced.

4. Cameras:

The number 4th thing to check when buying an used iPhone is the camera’s condition. You should have to make sure that there is no dust in cameras. Many times the dust particles secures a place in front of camera glass. So you should avoid buying such kind of phones as the camera’s result would be of low quality or dusty.

5. Display Panel:

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The most important thing in my opinion is checking the display panel. The method of checking the display panel is by pressing it from all the four corners of the phone. You should have to make sure that display is not forcing outwards after pressing it. If the display is not setelled down in the phone correctly, it means it is opened or refurbished.

6. Issues regarding previous apple ID:

When you have finalized the decision of buying a used iPhone, so you should have to make sure to logout seller from his own apple ID. And you should make your apple ID and log in on that specific iPhone with your own Apple ID. This check can safe you from buying a bypass Apple iphone. When the seller log out from his ID, make sure to factory reset the iPhone first before logging in with your apple ID.

How to check if iPhone is water packed(sealed) or Not?

Many users have confusion regarding checking the iPhone is water packed or not. So there is a simple method. Just pull out the sim tray from iPhone, and apply the air using your mouth. if the pressure is building, it means it is waterpacked. and if the air is leaking, it means that this iPhone is not water packed.

7. Checking the valid purchase date:

How to buy used iphone

By checking the valid purchase date you should go to settings and the general. The go to about in iPhone general settings and copy the serial number. Then open the web browser and type Apple coverage. Then open the firs site appeared in search results (official Apple Site). Follow the procedure and paste the Copied serial number on this site. It will tell the valid purchase date of iPhone. This test is to make you safe from buying the converted iPhones. In the market, there are many iPhones which are converted from old model to new ones. So do not buy these phones.

8. How to check that iPhone battery health is original or boosted?

So friends, this is the most demanding question that how to check that The battery health of iPhone is original or artificially boosted? So there is not a specific method but we can guide you for some tools that can help to detect the original battery health of an iPhone. First of all presenting you the homemade method. And that is that burst mode. Firstly check the battery health before performing this test. Open the camera, in burst mode, hold the capturing button for about 10-15 seconds. Now again check the battery health. Usually during this test, battery health of a used iPhone falls 1-2%. but if this fall becomes more than this then it means there is a faulty battery or a boosted battery health.

The next method is checking by using 3u Tools. This is a tool which gives you complete information regarding your iPhone. But here we are concerned with the battery health checking. To check the original battery health you should have to compare two stats. One is battery health and other is Charging cycles. If there is a lot of difference between battery health and charging cycles, it means there is some problem. For example if battery health is more than 95 in 70 charging cycles or 100 charging cycles, it is good. But if there are showing more than 1000 charging cycles and battery health is still more than 95% so this is a boosted battery health.

9. Use Phone doctor plus app to safe time:

When you are in the market so you do not have much time to check each and every thing. But it is necessary to check these things. For this, just download the app Phone doctor plus from the app store and it will check the each function of the phone for you.

10. Display change but Genuine apple part:

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Now a days, Genuine apple part display iPhones are in a large variety in the markets. So our opinion is that if there is a certified Genuine apple part written in the Parts and service history, so nothing wrong with it. Because it means that display is changed but the part is imported from official apple Company. But if There is written an unknown part, then miss out that phone because the display is not genuine. To check this, go to general settings in iPhone and the go to About section. Scroll below and click Parts and service history. You can Find this information here.

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So dear readers that was our 10 points strategy to buy an used iPhone. We hope this will add value to your life and iphone journey. Please follow our website for more these types of guides and walkthroughs and do not forget to share with you friends. Thanks!

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