Unfriend or Block Facebook Friends
We all have that person(s) who frustrates us real bad. Such is life, it is an inevitable and same thing is applicable to Facebook, the well-known social network. People meet as friends and along the way, sometimes, the way they relate becomes crappy. By and large, in Facebook earlier times, users would send and accept friend request to/from people they barely know. Having to cope with these more friends begins to be an overwhelming task.
By chance, you might be risking your dearest relationships for the so-called friends yet annoying folks. It is high time to say NO to petty friends who offer nothing but always prove to be pains in your butt. As said by Dunbar “the amount of social capital you have is pretty fixed. It involves time investment. If you garner connections with more people, you will end distributing that fixed amount of social capital more thinly so the average capital per person is lower”.
It could be that you’ve realized that you can’t satisfy these people many needs at the same time and hence decide to lessen your friends’ list. After all, some of them are probably just figureheads. It’s tiresome to have a bunch of them around; they drain your energy and leave you worn down.
How To Unfriend or Block Facebook Friends
It is never about how long your friends list is but how well those friends are. Well, you can finally get rid of any wacky friends. Shuffle between friends and select those that are worth keeping. Block Facebook friends when their case(s) goes beyond what you can cope with.
At any point, you may wish to no longer be friends with several people. Facebook way of deleting these persons allows you to either unfriend or block any person as a friend altogether. The unfriend or block Facebook friends option helps to prevent unwanted visits to your profile. In fact, its basic task is to manage your friends’ list. The below-listed steps will guide you when using unfriend or block Facebook Friends option.
- Log in to your Facebook account.
- Search through your friends’ list for that annoying person. You can also find him/her by entering the name into the search bar.
- View the person’s profile.
- Hover over Friends. This will create a drop-down menu.
- Tap the Report/Block on the menu.
- Proceed to select Unfriend.
You can also block this person if you don’t want him/her to see your profile, send you message or even add you as a friend. Note that this friend that you just unfriended will not be notified. You will be secretly removed from his/her friends’ list as well. Fun time! You will be able to unblock and add such persons at any time you want.