Facebook is an addiction! It is the center of your entire social universe and since the data breach of 50 million Facebook accounts, it has been criticised a lot and has been facing a backlash over its role of spreading disinformation to the public on how it handles users’ data who sign-up on its platform. So in a case, if you have fallen out of love with Facebook, it’s easy to delete or deactivate your account. But Techlifeghana has compiled a list of reasons that will make you think twice, in fact thrice before giving up your Facebook accounts, let’s get right to it.
1. How will you cherish good fond memories of the past?
Facebook memories were introduced on 24 March 2015 and have been loved by the people because if you don’t remember what you did 10 years ago, Facebook will embarrass you by reminding you of it.
I mean this reason is just too good to ignore, who doesn’t love to read about the ‘good o’l days’; What you did on that particular day or what did you share on Facebook, and what were your feelings at a certain time.
Memories are priceless, and Facebook memories are the major reason for you to keep your account activated.
2. How will you get your daily dose of memes and gifs?
Facebook is the ultimate memes provider for all the people out there, whether it’s the current affairs or old news about politics, cricket or a movie. Memes are always the best way to express the feelings for all the Facebook users. I mean some of the people out there are known to be Gods of Memes such as ‘kermit’, ‘micheal jordan’ and ‘jake the school boy’, these were the most popular memes of 2017, and still going in 2018 as well.
Besides memes, It gives you all the latest information right in your feed, saving you time.
3. How will you learn what are your loved ones up to without Facebook?
Although Facebook isn’t the only platform that makes you connected with your friends and family, it is the most used platform on the planet, especially in Asia. People posts status, check-in to places when they are traveling, post pictures of their special moments, add life achievements on Facebook profile such as getting married or even getting a degree. Hence Facebooks makes sure you don’t miss out those special moments or feelings of your friends and family.
4. How will you show off to your network through check-ins at your favorite places?
Facebook allows you to check-in in your favorite spots when you’re on the go. This, my friends, is like ‘what oxygen is to humans’ situation for some of the people out there. There are some people who dine-out just to check in a restaurant or even go to trips just to make check-ins along the way to their destination. Ghanaians love to travel and eat food, and Facebook is the ultimate platform that makes sure that our ‘Slaying and grinding’ stays alive.
5. How will you remember birthdays of friends and family without Facebook?
Facebook is the only social media platform that makes sure you don’t forget the birthdays of your friends, family, and acquaintances. This might be the only savior out there that reminds you of ‘Birthday Treats’. I mean who doesn’t love to get treats,it is only possible because of those birthday notifications that Facebook gives of your close friends and family.
Posting funny pictures or posting a funny status on the Facebook wall of the birthday boy or girl is the golden opportunity for roosting them, these funny moments are worth keeping your Facebook account activated.
6.Blogs And Online Businesses Will Suffer
online blogs generate majority of their traffic from social media especially from facebook and imagine them deleting their facebook pages they will lose alot of followers who depend on their facebook pages for updates .There has been a boom of online marketing courtesy of facebook so the repercussion of closing you facebook business page is unimaginable.
Still think you will be able to delete your Facebook account or page ?