Now that the episode Game of Thrones: The Last of the Starks has aired, everyone is talking about it. So if you do not head out into the mountains and avoid any kind of social media, watch out for tweets and posts that discuss every juicy detail. Spoilers are almost inevitable.
The simplest solution would be to stay away from social media and all news sites, but that's not realistic. Fortunately, there are a few improvements you can make to your Twitter and Facebook accounts to prevent spoilers from entering your screen. Avoid under any circumstances your break room in your office!
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Mute Keywords and Accounts on Twitter
. 1 In the app, tap your notifications (the bell icon). If you are using a desktop, click Settings and Privacy .
. 2 Tap Settings . iPhone ($ 1,000 on Amazon) Users can select Muted> Muted words . Android and desktop users can select Muted words .
. 3 Tap Add (iPhone, Desktop) or the icon + (Android). If you follow several GoT or Avengers accounts, you should mute them. Mute words like Game of Thrones, GoT, Avengers and popular hashtags.
. 4 Select this option to mute these words from your Timeline, Notifications, and Everyone.
. 5 Choose how long you want to mute the words and accounts. You can choose from 24 hours to Forever. Then tap Save .
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Find the group or person you want to save in your feed , (You know that.) From the desktop or phone, click or tap the three dots at the top of the post.
. 2 Select Snooze (name / group) for 30 days . If you do not want to turn it on for the entire 30 days, you can always go to their page and undo the snooze image.
Download an anti-spoiler app
Download the Chrome Spoiler Protection 2.0 plug-in for the desktop. This extension hides spoilers on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Google and News sites. Just enter keywords like GoT or Avengers and let the extension do its job.
Use phones like Spoiler Block (iPhone, Android) and Spoilers Blocker (Android) for phones. Add keywords that you want to block and the apps will keep them away from your news feed.
Originally released on May 5 and updated frequently.
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