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Several Useful Features of Facebook

By January 17, 2013February 28th, 2023Blog

Do you ever feel like Facebook hides its useful features and expects you to find them on your own? These hidden functions can sometimes save you tons of time and effort, and are often very useful in a number of other ways as well. If you want to check some of these features out, read on.

Facebook Archive

This wonderfully useful feature under your Account Settings allows you to download your friend’s email addresses along with your own wall posts and most of the things you’ve shared over the last few months. You can even download an advanced copy, for a price, that includes IP addresses and locations. Check out the General Tab and check under Language once you get there to download these useful documents.

Make Your Username Your Own

Once you have twenty five fans, you can make your own URL (so that people can access your page by going to This means it’ll be even easier for you to hand out your Facebook URL to those you wish to come and check it out. You can also use this URL on newsletters, other communications, and websites to make it easy for your customers to find you.

Personal Facebook Email

This feature was announced, but it isn’t used very much. However, it can be handy for businesses. A Facebook user can email anyone from their Facebook, and a Facebook account can receive an email from any other person. The email is defaulted to, and it makes it easy to chat with people without even visiting Facebook.

Jason Manteiga

Jason J. Manteiga, Vice President of Olmec Systems, has been part of the company for over the past 20 years. He believes that having a great work environment and supportive team, is the ultimate key to success. Since being in the IT realm for over 25 years, Jason, along with Olmec Systems, has been on the Inc. 5000 “List of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies” and Channel Futures MSP 501 “Top Managed Service Providers in North America,” along with other awards and nominations. Jason earned his Bachelor Degree in Information Systems from the New Jersey Institute of Technology. He also holds certifications in Microsoft MCSE, VMWare VCP, and Cisco CCNA. In his spare time, Jason is a contributor for The Center for Social & Legal Research (Privacy Exchange) and a member of the Morris County Chamber of Commerce. His hobbies include cycling and kayaking. He currently lives in New Jersey with his wife, two daughters and son.