Facebook has become an integral part of everyone’s lives due to the phenomenon called social networking. One can argue that the biggest thing to happen to social media and social networking is Facebook, and they would be right. Whats more is that the company has cemented its feet into the social scene further after the recent acquisitions of Instagram and WhatsApp, making it also one of the most rounded out platforms on the internet and a content creator’s paradise.
Facebook was built as a safe haven for people to share their views, ideas, opinions and creativity. However, there are some users on Facebook who only want to spread hate and resort to dangerous harassment for no reason whatsoever. If you are facing this from certain users on Facebook, you should immediately block them.
In this tutorial, we will show you how to block a user on Facebook.
Step 1. Open the web browser on your PC/Laptop.
Step 2. In the URL bar, type in www.facebook.com.
Step 3. Sign in to your Facebook account.
Step 4. Search for the user you want block using the search bar.
Step 5. Click on the user profile from the search results.
Step 6. Click on the ‘three dot‘ button on the right hand side of the profile.
Step 7. Click on the ‘Block‘ option from the drop down menu.
Step 8. Click on the ‘Confirm‘ button on the Confirmation screen.
This will block the user from contacting or even looking up your profile on Facebook. You will see the accounts you’ve blocked on Facebook, on your blocked list. If you are facing more trouble, you should take it up with the authorities.