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What you need to know

  • It is quite easy to disable email notifications on all social networks.
  • If we missed some ways to stop these emails, use the unsubscribe link in the email.

 

In theory, social media allowing us to connect with the world. In practice, we are probably checking our updates too often.

Let’s face it.

Social media sites are experts in keeping track of everything we are sharing and watching on their platforms.

They even try to notify us about all new updates with push notifications or some of them by email.

If you aren’t interested in emails from your favorite social network anymore, we have prepared a simple guide for you.

Let’s learn how to unsubscribe from email notifications across 4 of the most popular platforms – Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube.

 

How To Stop YouTube From Sending Email Notifications

YouTube can occasionally send you notifications in your mailbox about videos or content that may be of interest to you. To opt-out of YouTube emails, follow these steps:

 

STEP 1: Go to YouTube.

STEP 2: Sign in to your YouTube account.

STEP 3: Click on your profile picture and open the Settings option.

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STEP 4: Click on Notifications in the left menu.

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STEP 5: Toggle off the switch next to the Send me emails about my YouTube activity.

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How To Stop Email Notifications From Facebook

Facebook lost a huge portion of reputation and credibility over the last years. The social network is under fire for how it collects user data.

Although the emails Facebook sends are quite redundant, you can easily get rid of them. Just follow these steps:

 

STEP 1: Go to Facebook and sign in to your account.

STEP 2: Click the arrow on the right side of the Facebook menu bar.

STEP 3: Select Settings at the bottom of that menu.

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STEP 4: Choose the Notifications tab on the left.

STEP 5: Click the Edit link to the right of the Email label.

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STEP 6: Select the button next to Only notifications about your account, security, and privacy.

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Note: Facebook doesn’t allow you to turn off all email notifications. To receive minimum emails, you have to select the option we advise you in step 6.

 

How To Stop Email Notifications From Twitter

If you’re popular on Twitter, your mailbox will be under constant pressure with emails letting you know about people favoriting or retweeting your posts.

Thankfully, turning off email notifications on Twitter is extremely easy. Here is how to do it.

 

STEP 1: Go to Twitter and sign in to your account.

STEP 2: Choose the More tab on the left

STEP 3: Click on the Settings and privacy tab.

STEP 4: Tap on Notification under the settings menu.

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STEP 5: Under the Preferences section, click on Email notifications.

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STEP 6: Toggle off the switch next to the Email notifications.

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How To Stop Email Notifications From Instagram

Whether you are using the Instagram app on your smartphone or browsing a web version on your computer, the process of unsubscribing from Instagram email notifications is similar.

 

STEP 1: Go to Instagram and sign in to your account.

STEP 2: Click on your profile.

STEP 3: Select Edit profile on PC, or the menu icon (three vertical lines) on phone.

STEP 4: Select Notifications.

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STEP 5: Unsubscribe from all the options you find on the page.

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