How to Stop Facebook & Google From Tracking You
How to Stop Facebook & Google From Tracking You

We are going to share the simplest trick to stop Facebook as well as Google from tracking down all your web history. The trick might seem little lengthy, but it is a simple assignment if you understand it properly.

You all use facebook? I know the answer will be yes! However,  that was not the question. The questions are how much do you know about facebook? Do you know Facebook stores all your search history and maintains all the cache or reports that you used to do outside facebook? I figure you will say no. Actually, Facebook is boundless and Facebook is one of the most successful social networking sites.

The reason why facebook tracks our history is simple they want you to show ads according to your own interests, For example, if a user searches for TV sets on the internet, social networking, and information will crawl showing TV ads. The intention was not to frustrate you but rather to give you palatable and responsive ads on Facebook. Numerous others are now utilizing this same system to show fitting advertisements.

So today I am going to share the simplest trick to stop Facebook as well as Google from tracking down all your web history. The trick might seem little lengthy, but it is a simple assignment if you understand it properly. So without squandering any valuable time here is the dubious part.

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How to Stop Facebook From Tracking You

As I already said Facebook is tracking down your web history just to show you ads according to your own interest. So it will rarely frustrate many but if it still does follow this method.

Using AdBlocker

Using AdBlocker
Using AdBlocker

The tricky part is you just need an Adblocker to block inappropriate ads on your Facebook browser you can add an extension named Adblock Plus the best among all other in order to block facebook ads. It is an open source extension, one can easily get this extension installed in their Google Chrome by just clicking HERE.

Also Read: How To See Someone’s Hidden Friends On Facebook

Using Digital Advertising Alliance

There is an alternative and the most effective way to block Facebook ads and stop Facebook from tracking down your browsing history that is heading over the Digital Advertising Alliance just scroll down until you find the Flash box.

Digital Advertising Alliance
Digital Advertising Alliance

Just submit a report that you don’t want to share your privacy with others you can select a Facebook there I am sharing a screenshot that will clear you the later procedure.

Digital Advertising Alliance
Digital Advertising Alliance

Using Facebook Ads Settings

Facebook Ads Settings
Facebook Ads Settings

You just need to click on this link and make sure “Ads on apps and websites off of the Facebook Companies” options have turned to “No”. This way you can stop Facebook ad preferences from showing you ads on apps and websites off of the Facebook companies.

Also Read: How to Turn Off Facebook Live Notifications

How to Stop Google From Tracking You

Google Advertisement Settings

You just need to visit the page Ads Personalization and unselect the option “Also use Google Account activity and information to personalize ads on these websites and apps and store that data in your Google Account”.

Google Advertisement Settings
Google Advertisement Settings

Now you will be shown a popup which will ask you to “Don’t include additional activity?” you just need to click on “Exclude” option.

Google Advertisement Settings
Google Advertisement Settings

Google Activity

Step 1. The first step in order to do this is to log into Google Web and App, Activity Page. Now click on Gear icon which will open some options. Now Click on Activity Controls.

Google Activity
Google Activity

Step 2. It will open your accounts history settings. You need to pause Web & App Activity, Location History, Device Information, Voice & Audio Activity, YouTube Search History on the page.

Google Activity
Google Activity

Also Read: 20 Important Websites That Every Google User Should Know

All done that’s it. After following this above method, you are not sharing any privacy to Facebook or Google. The methods listed below are the safest among all other out there. Not only you can use these methods on facebook, you can also implement the above methods for blocking many other sites which annoy you by showing you inappropriate ads.

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Manpreet Singh
Manpreet Singh is young Entrepreneur who is managing Tech Viral & Also an aspiring blogger and Chief Editor for Tech Viral. He is an Experienced Blogger,SEO Expert, Digital Marketer,Certified Web Developer & Social Media Expert.