15 Ways or Tips to Find or Identify Fake Facebook Profile

Have you ever received any friend request from an unknow girl in facebook , if yes then beware may be that profile is fake and you may be targeted by someone using those profiles, Before you approve that friend request check all below points to ensure whether that person is real or fake.

Friend Request – Very first sign is he/she will send you friend request.So dont add any unknow person if you dont know him/her personally.

Profile Picture – Fake profile generally use photos of models ,sexy looking girls pictures ,or photos copied from other user albums.

Fake Profile generally have either only males or only females .

How many Friends – If it has many friends from all over the world (no specific region)!

Fake profile owner will never reply your message .

Spot Fake facebook profile using Google Image Search.

You will receive lot of application request from those profile ,if this happen then that profile is handled by application owner to spread the application.

Hackers also used fake profile to spread virus and harmful links , if any unknow person post harmful link in your wall then immediately delete that person, because facebook may banned your account for spreading that links even when you are not involved.

No status update – You will not see any status update from those profile because fake profile owner dont have time to maintain that profile like a real profile person.

If the “wall” is full of msgs like: “thanks for the add”!

Lot of tagged photos in photo album, in general we avoid useless photos from our profile ,but you will see all all those photos in fake profile.

Fake profile owner never use that profile to comment anywhere .

If it has one profile picture only!

If it’s public, no privacy settings for anything!

If birthday is 01/01  (no offense real ones LOL but because it’s the fastest choice)!

If it joins and attends all groups and events sent by all!

If the “Interested In” section is all checked: (Women and Men)

If the “Looking For” section is all checked (friendship, dating, a relationship, networking, and whatever I can get)!

Sometime you will receive friend suggestion from those fake profile.

So if you encounter any fake profiles, then you can report it to Facebook or you can also view reasons that why people create fake facebook profile.


24 Responses to “15 Ways or Tips to Find or Identify Fake Facebook Profile”

  1. lukeswar

    Jan 01. 2012

    That’s a good information. Thanx for making us aware.

    • Yusuf khan

      Mar 03. 2012

      Nice Tarun Good one Thanks 4 d Sugession

  2. Mudasir sabir

    Jan 01. 2012

    I send a message to a girl & she also recieve my message.now i confused wheather it is a fake or not

  3. bablu lahri

    Jan 01. 2012

    thnx bro…..;)

  4. Rushikeshrakshe

    Jan 01. 2012

    Thanks yar for making us aware

  5. Mavis

    Jan 01. 2012

    How can i secure my profile from fake friends?

  6. Harrison emelda

    Jan 01. 2012

    Hey, what is happening to my profile on facebook?

  7. mahbub khan

    Jan 01. 2012

    that is good way to avoid fake profile id

  8. kabeer

    Jan 01. 2012

    Thanx dear can u help me to start a blog /teach me that how can do that

  9. [email protected]

    Jan 01. 2012

    i have also have above 15-16 fake accounts but i use to play games and send gifts to me to level up faster

  10. mahesh

    Jan 03. 2012

    thanks for good & safe advise

  11. sameer khan

    Jan 04. 2012

    thanks for good & safe advise bro

  12. Mushtaq ChaKAT

    Jan 04. 2012

    I thank you from the bottom of my heart for providing me such a brilliant information.

  13. Muttaka sabo isah

    Jan 08. 2012

    Thanks alot for been imformed the fake profile,thus,it’s lesson for facebookies,to look over their friends &profile.thanks

  14. Shravan

    Jan 19. 2012

    Thanks dude…keep us aware about those fake stuff!

  15. aditya

    Feb 27. 2012

    really really useful day 2 life nw bcoz lot of fake acnt r therir with opposite sex

  16. Alisha Khan

    Feb 27. 2012

    Thanks buddy for this information…………

  17. ramim rahman

    Feb 27. 2012

    thanks for good advice

  18. Dhaval chudasama

    Feb 27. 2012

    Thanx 4 d great ideas and also it will very helpful 4 awareness abt fake profile…

  19. Rohit_(name changed)

    Feb 27. 2012

    Thatz really helpful info. Buddy….
    But u know I also have an alternate profile on fb & I guess every 5 from 20 to 30 users do have a fake account,

    but mine is just to…. You will think I am mad.. But boys will be boys … Its

    just to know if my gf is loyal to me or not… Thats it… ^_^ after that I will del. The account…

  20. Kushal verma

    Feb 27. 2012

    Thnx 4 gud nd safe advse yar…. Its rely vry helpful 4 al of us….

  21. Emmanuel

    Feb 27. 2012

    Interesting, now is there anything that can be posibly done to avoid such to happen to my profile?

  22. monic megar

    Mar 03. 2012

    How to complain about them? coz lots of member did like this mens r using a womens name….!

  23. Ayesha

    Mar 06. 2012

    Thanks for all the info. It helps a lot. Keep up the good work