How to adjust how adverts are targeted to you based on your activity off of Facebook- This article will guide you on how to control the ads shown to you by Facebook by your activities on Facebook.
If you don’t want Facebook to use information based on your activity on websites or apps off Facebook for the purpose of showing you ads, you can opt out in your ad settings.
As a registered Facebook user, each choice you make on your browser is automatically applied to all your devices. However, if you are not a registered Facebook user, you will have to make this choice any time you signed in any of your devices.
Facebook adheres to the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising and participates in the opt-out programs established by the Digital Advertising Alliance, the Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada and the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance. You can opt out from all participating companies through these sites.
On Your device
On your iPhone, iPad or Android, you can change your device settings to control whether you see online interest-based ads from Facebook and other companies.
On your iPhone or iPad:
- Go to Settings
- Tap Privacy
- Tap Advertising and turn on Limit Ad Tracking
On your Android (versions 2.2 and up) and Google Play Services (versions 4.0 and up):
- Go to Google Settings
- Tap Ads
- Tap Opt out of interest-based ads and tap OK