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How to Unfollow Someone on Facebook?

Feeling agitated with the annoying notifications from the profile you follow? Or have you accidentally followed some profiles and now you want to unfollow them.

Whatever be the reason behind, if you want to get rid of the annoying and irritating profiles, then you are at the right place. In this article, we will tell you about the measures using which you can get rid of such profiles. One method is to unfriend the profile, this way you will no longer be friend with him or her. If you don’t want to go this way, then you can certainly go for unfollowing the profile. If someone is getting really annoying, you can report the person to Facebook. Here is how to Report someone on Facebook.

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So, an obvious question arises that how to unfollow someone on Facebook?

In this article, we will tell you about Facebook unfollow. So, let’s get started:

How to unfollow someone on Facebook?

To Unfollow on Facebook is not a daunting task. All that you need is to follow merely three steps, and you are done with it.

Step #1: Launch your Facebook dashboard by logging to your Facebook account using similar credentials. Once you are done with this, then you can proceed with the next steps.

Step #2: Now, go to the profile which you want to unfollow. Once you are with the profile on your screen, then navigate to the following tab. Once you have found it, then hover over it. This will open a drop down menu for you from which you need to select “Unfollow name” where the name is replaced by the profile which you have selected.

Clicking on it will instantly unfollow the profile and this way you will no longer be able to see the posts, photos shared by the profile.

If you think that what happens when you unfollow someone in Facebook then be assured that Facebook does not send any notification that you have unfollowed a profile. You can also delete the notifications. See this blog post telling you how to Delete Notifications on Facebook.

Additionally, if you are friends with the person, and you unfollow the profile, then unfollowing doesn’t mean that you will no longer be friends with him or her. This will not have any action over the friends section. You will remain in the friends list.

Also, if you want to follow the profile again, then you can easily do so by clicking on the follow button by visiting the corresponding profile. So, revert your action anytime.

[Additional Information]: How to block someone on Facebook?

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Since you asked how to unfollow someone on Facebook, then you might also be interested in how to block someone on Facebook? This way you won’t be getting any notifications, status updates or photo updates from the profile.

Method 1.

Step #1: Log in to your Facebook account and navigate to the padlock icon which is positioned on the top navigation panel. Once you have found it then, you are required to click on it.

This will open a drop-down menu for you from which you are supposed to click on “How do I stop someone from bothering me?”

Step #2: The previous activity will result in another menu where you will be provided with some textual information about how the blocking system of Facebook works.

Just beneath the information, you will be seeing a field where you are supposed to enter the name of the person whom you want to block.
So, enter the name of the person and click on the block button next to it.

Step #3: Clicking on the block button in the previous step will result in another pop-up window where you will be provided with a list of which matches with your query.

Now, navigate to the desired one and hit the “block” button next to his/her name.

Step #4: Now, you are just one step away from blocking the concerned person. All that you require is to click on the “Block” button which appears in the subsequent pop-up window.

Additionally, the pop-up window will provide you with detailed information about what does it mean to block someone on Facebook. So, do give it a read in order to understand the concept and consequences of the same.

You need to complete this step in order to block the person. The moment you have completed this step, the person will get blocked instantly, and this is exactly what you require.

Method 2.

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If you are finding some problem while executing the steps mentioned in the previous method, then this method is worth giving a try.

Step #1: It is the most obvious and easy step in this entire method. All that you require is to log in to your Facebook account using appropriate credentials and proceed for the next steps.

Step #2: Now, you are required to go the profile that you want to block.

Step #3: Now, once you are on the desired profile then you are supposed to locate for the “…” button. For the ease of convenience let us tell you that it is usually positioned at the top right corner of the page (somewhere ate the cover photo of the profile).

Step #4: Clicking on the “…” button will result in a menu from which you are required to click on “Block” option. This will result in a pop-up window that will prompt you to confirm your action. Additionally, you will also be equipped with the information that what will happen if you block someone on Facebook.

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Just click on confirm in order to finalize the process and this way you can easily block someone on Facebook.
Additionally, if you are friends with the person then blocking him/her will automatically unfriend that profile. So, keep this in mind and take appropriate actions. If you are new to Facebook, you should add some good friends on your profile. Here is how to find friends on Facebook.

So, this was all about how to unfollow someone on Facebook. We hope that this article on “How to unfollow on Facebook” have ended your quest regarding the same.

If you are still left with any kind of query, then feel free to reach us through any convenient means.

How do you unfollow someone on Facebook? If you are aware of any other methods,  then do let us know through the comments section. Your addition is highly appreciated.

Stay tuned. Hopefully, you have learnt what happens when you unfollow someone on facebook!

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