Is “fewer Facebook friends” the new “more Facebook friends”?

I’ve noticed a couple Facebook friends announcing that they were trimming their friends list, removing people who hadn’t commented on their posts. What’s up with that?

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2 Responses to Is “fewer Facebook friends” the new “more Facebook friends”?

  1. Angie C says:

    If they announce that they are trimming their list then I think they are seeking the attention of others. :)

  2. Mike S says:

    They’re either jostling for attention, or perhaps they finally took seriously the ever-more-revealing privacy settings, and realized that even the “only friends” or “only friends of friends” settings can reveal profile information to a shocking number of people if you’ve invited every player of Farmville or MafiaWars to be a friend.