Facenock is a trick that has seen recent popularity among the teenagers of today. It originated in 2011, but the name was coined due to its resurgence in 2013. This particular prank involves an individual who persuades two or more people to take pictures of their faces using their smartphone.
They then exchange these pictures with others, encouraging them to do likewise until there are so many uploaded on one site that it appears as facenocks on Google Maps and other areas, creating clusters around popular locations. This has become a very popular way to play a joke on those who are unaware.
Why do people take facenocks?
There are several reasons why people take facenocks. The primary motivation is to play a joke on a friend or relative, in which case the selfie chain is completed and posted online. Another reason is to get fit.
Most individuals who use this method of getting fit post their pictures with inspirational messages, sometimes along with pictures of them doing exercises such as push-ups, sit-ups and squats. There are also those who do it to post an interesting story on their profile, or even to point out something funny about themselves.
Origin of the term ‘facenock’
The term “https://facenock.com/read-blog/25631” was created in 2013 by a Twitter user (others have used it since 2011). It has now been defined as “a chain of photos taken with a smartphone to create the illusion of one face by repeated copying and pasting.” The term originates from social media and does not refer to a specific event. However, some may link this practice to the popular dance craze called the “Facepalm”.
How do you get involved in facenocking?
There are several ways that you can be part of facenocking. The first method involves having your own selfie chain going on Twitter or another social network. The other way is to take part in someone else’s selfie chain. This is usually done by reposting the last picture taken by the OP via Twitter or another social network.
How do you take a facenock?
The best way to take a facenock is with an iPhone, as it is easier to upload pictures that are taken by other people onto your profile. However, it can also be done with any smartphone, but you need to make sure that you aren’t using an Android phone or a Windows phone.
The process involves taking selfies with two or more people on your profile and uploading them to Twitter or Facebook for others to see. Add the hashtag #facenock to your photo and make sure that there isn’t anything embarrassing in the picture. You can also add a caption with something funny about yourself or your friends for others to see.
Who are the most popular Facenockers?
The most popular Facenockers are those who have created their own selfie chain on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. However, there are also those who have used other social media where they copy others’ selfies with hashtags such as #facenock on Facebook and Instagram. The more people you join this practice with, the more exposure it can get on social media sites like Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
How do you end a selfie chain?
Ending a selfie chain has to be done before too many people get involved. This can be done by posting one last picture of one face and adding the hashtag #facenock. Another way is to find the OP and ask them to end the chain, then post the last picture with your own selfie, ending the practice officially. Another one is by following those who have joined in and sending them direct messages telling them that it’s over. The most important thing to do is to remember that a selfie chain does not end until you say so.