Customers of the world’s largest social network Facebook will soon not be able to hide their profile page from the searches
As reported over the internet, Facebook is currently testing a beta version of the search service Graph Search, submitted in January of this year. The tool indexes the social graph Facebook – user profiles, their content and the links between them. The participants of the social network, using as the main language American English, may be looking at the people, photos, places, interests, posts and status updates. It is possible that the removal of the option to hide your name from Facebook search is related to the plans of a larger launch Graph Search.
“Last year we announced the abolition of the setting” Who can look up your Chronicle by name? ‘”. Setup was removed last year for the social network of participants who did not use it. A small portion of people who continued to use the setting, see the reminder that it will be removed in the coming weeks, “- said in a statement Facebook.
According to the developers, the setting is needed when Facebook was just a catalog of profiles, and its effect was limited. For example, it does not prohibit open Chronicle user, click on his name in the record of news feeds or in the Chronicle of a mutual friend. Finally, speak to Facebook, she gave the impression of bad running search social networks – for example, when people are looking for on the website of the person they know personally, but could not find it.
Representatives of Facebook recommend users to observe the audience in the settings for each type of content that they publish. In the privacy settings, you can note who can see him write about it and record where it is marked by who can send him a friend request and message, who can see his Chronicle and publish it, and who can look for it by e- mail address or telephone number.