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How to unhide a Facebook post you’ve hidden, on desktop or mobile

If you hide a post from your Facebook timeline, it’s easy to later unhide it. The option to unhide posts is found in your timeline’s Activity Log. You can unhide posts from the Activity Log in both the Facebook mobile app and in any web browser. Visit Business Insider’s homepage […]
How to unhide a Facebook post you’ve hidden, on desktop or mobile
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Now Facebook Is Revamping Its Profile Pages, Too

This post is part of the Roadmap To The Future Series. Roadmap To The Future explores innovative industry trends and breakthroughs in science, entertainment, and technology. This series is sponsored by Verizon.
Now Facebook Is Revamping Its Profile Pages, Too
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Facebook Has A Patent Application To Let Users Pay To Change Their Profiles

[credit provider=”By Justin Sullivan/Getty Images”] Facebook may be launching a new monthly subscription plan for users who are tired of seeing ads on the social network.Facebook filed a patent for “Paid Profile personalisation” back in 2011 that would get rid of advertisements on profile pages, Janko Roettgers at GigaOm reports.
Facebook Has A Patent Application To Let Users Pay To Change Their Profiles
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Facebook Unveils Graph Search, A People-Powered Search Engine

[credit provider=”Owen Thomas”] We’re at Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., where the company has invited us to “see what we’re building,” according to the invitation we got last week.What it’s building: Graph Search, a powerful new search engine which people can use to find people, places, photos, and interests, […]
Facebook Unveils Graph Search, A People-Powered Search Engine
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The Big Challenge Facebook Must Tackle Today

Facebook is pulling out the stops for a big press event at its headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif., going as far as chartering a bus to take about two dozen reporters back and forth from San Francisco. Everyone from CNN to Gizmodo to Technology Review is on board.
The Big Challenge Facebook Must Tackle Today
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Some Of Facebook’s Best Features Were Once Hackathon Projects

[credit provider=”Facebook” url=”https://www.facebook.com/notes/facebook-engineering/stay-focused-and-keep-hacking/10150842676418920″] It seems that almost every major feature on Facebook started as a hackathon project.Hackathons are all-night coding sessions where engineers get amped up on caffeine, brainstorm ideas, and build anything they want.
Some Of Facebook’s Best Features Were Once Hackathon Projects
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Facebook Is Testing A New Way To Format Your Profile

[credit provider=”The Next Web/Owen Williams” url=”http://thenextweb.com/facebook/2013/01/08/facebook-begins-rolling-out-new-single-column-timeline-with-greater-emphasis-on-messages/?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter”] Facebook has started rolling out a new profile page design featuring a single-column Timeline, Jon Russell of The Next Web reports.The revamped profile page features interactions with friends and status updates on the left side, while the right side is dedicated to recent activity, […]
Facebook Is Testing A New Way To Format Your Profile
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How Facebook’s Ad Prices Collapsed in Q1 2012

[credit provider=”Illustration: Ellis Hamburger”] In Q1 2012, something interesting happened to Facebook’s ad sales: the social network was suddenly unable to charge the high prices for its ads that it used to.That price collapse could cause a more modest increase in Facebook’s Q1 2012 overall revenue than the media are […]
How Facebook’s Ad Prices Collapsed in Q1 2012
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13 Advertisers Doing Amazing Things With Facebook’s Timeline

[credit provider=”Facebook / Screengrab”] Facebook’s Timeline feature—which arranges your entire history of photo uploads and status updates into a scrollable continuum—is still a new toy for most people, and most marketers.It isn’t immediately obvious what Timeline’s selling benefit is for marketers who want to use Facebook to promote their brands.
13 Advertisers Doing Amazing Things With Facebook’s Timeline
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The Best Uses For The Facebook Timeline We’ve Seen So Far

[credit provider=”Richard Karstrom via Facebook” url=”http://www.facebook.com/karstrom”] Facebook began rolling out its new Timeline to users and brands earlier this year.It organizes your entire Facebook news stream, all the way back to when you started using the service, in a chronological timeline.
The Best Uses For The Facebook Timeline We’ve Seen So Far
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How To Turn Instagram Photos Into Your Facebook Timeline Cover

[credit provider=”Insta-Cover” url=”http://insta-cover.com/about.html”] Instagram is a great medium for a lot of cool things.We’ve seen ways to turn Instagram photos into calendars, magnets, and iPhone cases. People have also used Instagram as a place to post their resumes.
How To Turn Instagram Photos Into Your Facebook Timeline Cover
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Facebook’s Timeline Is An Annoying Waste Of Time

[credit provider=”Julie Bort”] I love Facebook. It’s my favourite way to keep tabs on my friends and relatives. I like seeing pictures of their kids, having the occasional 11 p.m. chat and sharing my own photos, videos, funny stories.So when Timeline came out, I thought — why not? I picked […]
Facebook’s Timeline Is An Annoying Waste Of Time