How do you block pregnancy, baby and parenting ads on Facebook?

Share this:

How do I turn off baby-related ads on Facebook?


Experiencing infertility or loss is hard enough without the reminders and triggers that seem to exist everywhere.

If Facebook is pretty sure that you want to see endless parenting-related ads and it's not what you want, you can adjust your ad settings. This isn't a perfect solution —and it won't stop pregnancy announcements or baby updates, but it's something.

Directions Via The App

To change your parenting ad settings on Facebook via the app:

⇨ ≡

⇨ Settings & Privacy

⇨ Settings

⇨ Ad Preferences

⇨ Hide ad topics

⇨ Parenting

⇨ Select duration

Directions Via The Website

To change your parenting ad setting on Facebook via the website:

1.Select the down arrow in the upper right corner

2. Select 'Settings'

3. Select 'Ads'

4. Select 'Hide ad topics'

5. Select a time frame

Have a question? Ask us here.

View all questions from FertilitySmarts Staff .

Share this:
About the Author:

Whether you're seeking information or struggling to conceive, we break down the tough topics with the goal of helping you better understand your own fertility.

 [Read full bio]