Facebook has a cool feature to help you see major life events you posted in 2013 and to help you figure out who your very best friends were in 2013. Well, maybe not your actual “besties” but the people you engaged with most on Facebook. Take a trip down Memory Lane to remember what happened in your life and see which people made your “Best of” list on Facebook this year.
This Is Your Life! (Facebook edition, 2013)
To see a summary of your year on Facebook, head to https://www.facebook.com/yearinreview/. You’ll see a list of your 20 most popular posts, photos you shared and posts in which you were tagged. You can see which posts were your most popular and see if you missed any posts from others in which you were tagged. Facebook will also show you a slide show of your popular photos and profile pics you used in 2013.
When you’re done perusing your year, you can share it with others on Facebook with just one click.
Seeing Who Your Best Facebook Friends Are
To get started finding out which friends you interacted with most on Facebook, head to https://www.facebook.com/yearinreview/friends and let Facebook figure out which friends made the cut. You’ll see a collage of profile pictures of your best Facebook friends:
What’s especially cool is that Facebook shows you the different profile pictures each friend used throughout the year. You can watch a slide show of the profile pictures your friends used in 2013.
You also get to see the most popular posts your friends shared each year, the ones where people interacted the most. You can Like and comment on the posts you might have missed and read others’ comments as well.
You can find out more about Facebook’s Year in Review from the Facebook Year in Review Help page.
Have you checked out your year in review on Facebook? Did the review bring back any fond memories? Were you surprised at who your best Facebook friends are? Are they the same friends you interacted most with in real life? Let us know in the Comments section below!
12 Days of iTunes Gifts!
iTunes is being generous this year and giving you 12 days of free gifts. From December 26 through January 6 you can get one free gift a day from iTunes. Each day, for 24 hours only, you will get one song, app, iBook, movie or some other special present during the 12 day period.
To grab your free gift, download the free 12 Days of Gifts app from the iTunes App Store. The app is available for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Once you download the app, you must choose which country’s iTunes store you want your gifts from (this app isn’t available in all countries and the country you select must match the country of the billing address associated with your Apple ID).
You can sign up for push notifications so the app can remind you to download your gifts each day. The app also serves as a countdown clock to let you know how many days until your first gift arrives.
Enjoy your 12 free gifts from iTunes!