Want to appear in adverts to your friends on Facebook?
I don’t. I don’t see why an advertiser should be able to imply that I use or recommend their product. And I had been wondering why people I know started showing up in ads like this:
Note that all three suggested dates are wrong. Pretty stupid.
Anyway, you can stop your profile image appearing in adverts by going to this Facebook settings page.
Or if that doesn’t work, go to Settings / Privacy / News feed and wall / Facebook Ads. Nicely obscure, isn’t it.
(via Rae… who also pointed me over to this article about recent changes by Facebook in this area.)