How to Delete / Hide / Get Rid Of / Turn Off / Remove Trending Topics
**UPDATE June 2018** Please note Facebook have decided to permanently remove the Trending box from the right column and there is absolutely no way to bring it back again.
Guide to Hiding / Removing Trending Topics on Facebook with FB PurityThis method works for Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Edge, Safari, & Maxthon ( If you are using Internet Explorer, i strongly suggest you install one of the previously listed browsers, as this method is not compatible with IE. )
- First, install the Safe, Free and Top Rated F.B. Purity browser extension
- After F.B. Purity is installed, when you visit Facebook you will see an "X" link at the top right of the "Trending" box, click the "X" to hide the "Trending" box.
- Thats it! No more Trending Topics! :D Please click the "Share" button below, to share this page with your friends, that way they will also be able to use this solution to get rid of Trending Topics on Facebook too
I hope this helps you,
P.S Bonus Tip: If you also want to hide "Trending Now" stories from showing up in your newsfeed, you need to tick the Hide "Trending Stories" option under the "Various Story Types" heading in the left column of the FBP options screen.
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