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How facebook is better than twitter ?

facebook vs twitter

Facebook and twitter are the two most powerful social media websites today.In my previous post i wrote an article about why twitter is better than facebook sorting out the important points of twitter which lacks in facebook.In this post i am gonna share how facebook is better than twitter.So.lets see what are the important features of facebook which lacks in twitter.

1.Community size is very important to have a better exposure and reach.According to the recent sources,facebook has more than 500 million active users while twitter has only 190 million users.

2.Live notifications are one of the important feature of facebook which lacks in twitter.

3.Twitter has limited features for profile info to show about yourself when compared to facebook.As facebook has more features in the info section,it lets your contacts to know more about yourself and to make a better networking with each other.Facebook has the feature to show your complete profile info online.

4.Instant messaging(IM) is another important feature of facebook which lacks in twitter.

5.You can customize updates of your friends and fan pages in news feed settings on facebook.Unlike in twitter,you can hide or show your friends updates in your news feed on facebook.In twitter,you cannot control the tweets of your friends in your news feed unless you unfollow them.By this limited functionality,you are not able to focus on updates of a specific person.

6.Anybody can see your updates just by following you in twitter.But in facebook,your updates will shown to others only when you confirm the specific person as a friend.

7.You can make true friends in facebook and networking when compared to twitter.

8.Facebook is rapidly growing community when compared to twitter.

9.Unlike facebook,twitter can be easily abused for spam by spammers to promote useless links often inside the community.

10.You can make long relationships on facebook when compared to twitter.

11.You can create and share photo albums with your friends easily on facebook.

12.You can get more interactions and active group discussions in facebook.

13.You can promote your product,brand or website with a fan page to gain more exposure.You can even promote yourself as a public figure via fan page.

Last but not least,facebook lets you to have meaningful relations which you cant make with twitter.

In this post i missed many points as i want my readers to show off the points.So what are the vital points which i missed in this post ?

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13 Reasons why twitter is better than facebook

twitter is better

Twitter is the second most popular social media site next to facebook.Though I like facebook much than twitter,as a matter of fact,twitter is better than facebook in some key features.This post is not a entire comparison between twitter and facebook.Its about only the pros of twitter which lacks in facebook.So,lets come to the point :

1.Tweets get quick attention than facebook updates.

2.You can follow more people quickly in twitter when compared to facebook.

3.You can have more contacts in twitter when compared to facebook.You can only have a maximum number of 5000 friends in facebook.

4.You are not restricted to follow more new people until your following limit reaches 2000.Unlike in twitter,facebook has more restrictions for adding new people.You are able to send more friendship requests based on the approval of your friendship requests from others.For example,if your friendship requests sent to others not approved,you are temporarily banned for adding friends in facebook.

5.You are able to get other’s updates easily just by following them in twitter.But in facebook you must add the person as a friend to get their updates.

6.Twitter has less privacy settings when compared to facebook which lets us to get more online exposure.

7.Unlike in facebook,you dont have to waste your worthable time like playing online games,useless pokes and tags from friends in twitter.

8.More desktop clients are available for twitter when compared to facebook.

9.Monetizing twitter is easy for every twitter users and time consuming when compared to monetizing facebook.

10.You can able to get quick reply for your update from your twitter network when compared to your update in facebook.

11.Unlike in twitter,you can only send a bulk message to a list having a maximum of 20 conatcts in facebook.You can add many people in many lists but you can only send a message to a list which has maximum 20 contacts.Unlike in twitter,messaging to other people in facebook needs word verification if you send more messages.

12.Navigation inside twitter is easy when compared to facebook.

13.Your followers and the people followed by you are not able to write or post anything in your twitter wall(What’s happening) but in facebook you friends are able to write or post anything in your wall unless you restricted your privacy settings. 
            
   Last but not least,twitter has more potential to spread a news viral than facebook.

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