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Facebook Trends: For Sale Pages


The new trend on Facebook is "for sale" pages, for everything from prom dresses, textbooks and livestock. I belong to a few of these local groups and like to sell and buy on occasion, but not every day.  I also hate the fact that these posts are sent to my email and I really am not interested in being bombarded by the large number of posts and bumps (a bump is when the owner of the post wants the post to move back up to the top of the page, so they put post a comment with a period, or write the word 'bump', for example.)

This is an easy fix to remove the notifications. Go to the Facebook page of the group.   (You can find your groups on the left hand side of your Facebook wall. )

On the right, just below the cover photo (the large photo at the top) you will find the Notifications link.  Click the link and then select "settings".  The popup screen will allow you to modify the notifications that are on your wall and/or un-check the email notifications. Save your changes and that fix is done! ☺


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