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 a 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 a little lengthy, but it is a simple assignment if you understand it properly. So without squandering any valuable time here is the dubious part.
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.
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 others 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.
Using the Digital Advertising Alliance
There are 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.
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.
Using 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”.
Now you will be shown a popup that will ask you to “Don’t include additional activity?” you just need to click on the “Exclude” option.
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.
Step 2. It will open your account history settings. You need to pause Web & App Activity, Location History, Device Information, Voice & Audio Activity, YouTube Search History on the page.
All done that’s it. After following this above method, you are not sharing any privacy on Facebook or Google. The methods listed below are the safest among all others out there. Not only you can use these methods on facebook, but you can also implement the above methods for blocking many other sites which annoy you by showing you inappropriate ads.