What Kind of Facebook Friend Are You?

Facebook has become a place to connect with old friends, meet new friends, share information, read news, shop for clothing, judge others parenting skills, read movie reviews, question people’s life choices, and so much more.  

Funny Facebook QuestionsWe all have those friends on Facebook that we quietly click “I don’t want to see this” on their posts.  So here is the question, what kind of Facebook friend are you?


The Political Preacher- This is the friend that CONSTANTLY posts about their political views and argues with anyone else who may post something that doesn’t go along with those views. 

facebook friendThe Peeping Tom- This friend is ALWAYS on Facebook, but never posts anything.  They just stalk  look at everyone else’s pages constantly.  


The Debbie Downer- This friend consistently posts the saddest things going on in the world.  Their posts make you want to cry all day and every time you think of the picture of that hurt animal.


The Sports Enthusiast- You may not know what is going on in their life, but you definitely know who their favorite team is and how they are doing this season.


The Status Overachiever- This is the person that posts every thought they have, what they ate for breakfast, how their dentist appointment went, the funny thing they saw while driving and everything in between. 

Facebook Overachiever

The Over Posting Parent- We all love our kids.  We all think our kids are cute.  The “over posting parent” thinks their kids are really really cute and show you this 8 times a day.

ecards1-636 (1)The Needy One- The friend who constantly posts really pretty selfie pictures of themselves while saying something like “My eyebrows look horrible” or “This is a really bad picture of me”. 

the needy friend

The Emogi Overuser-  This friend rarely actually types words, they just posts pictures of happy faces crying, laughing, throwing up and a fist bump.


The Bucket Lister- This is the friend who is always doing things you hope to one day do.  You write your bucket list based on all the cool things they have done.  They go on a vacation to an exotic place, run the Boston Marathon, take a cooking class in Tuscany, go on a yoga retreat in a cool forrest, have the most amazing job in the whole world and shares it all on Facebook like it is no big deal.


The Liker- This friend “likes” everything, but never actually comments on anything.


The Encourager- This friend leaves awesome comments when you need them most.  They lift your spirits and put a smile on your face.


The Faker- The friend who only contact you when they want something…but they end every message with “XOXO” as if they keep in contact regularly and are a real friend. 


The Comedian- You don’t know how this friend always manages to find and post the most hilarious videos, articles and pictures in the entire world, but they always do and they never let you down.


The Pragmatist- This friend has a goal, will post about their goal and doesn’t really care whether you care about their goal or not.



So what kind of friend are you?  I’m an Over Posting Parent Encourager Pragmatist Liker 🙂 

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Funny Facebook Friend Quiz


  1. Shayna | 9th Sep 14

    LOL I’m a mix between the Peeping Tom, Encourager, Pragmatist! I don’t post too often but I read all the time. 🙂 Good blog post today! 🙂

    • Half Crazy Mama | 9th Sep 14

      Thank you 🙂

  2. Kathy Hadley | 9th Sep 14

    Shayna, Love it. This is so true. 🙂 I love facebook but some of these posters, I generally unfriend. 🙂


    • Half Crazy Mama | 9th Sep 14

      My Facebook feed was definitely dominated by just a couple friends posting political commentary all the time until I quietly unfollowed them. Shhh don’t tell. 🙂

      • Shayna | 10th Sep 14

        I wish I could unfriend some of those facebookers! But most of them are my family and they’d figure it out! LOL But I did figure out how to not have their status post on my feed all the time! 😉

  3. The Frugal Exerciser | 9th Sep 14

    None of the above, LOL. A normal poster, I guess.

  4. Kim Love | 10th Sep 14

    I probably post too much about my kids, I try to be a comedian, and I love to like and give encouragement. Funny blog sweetie 🙂 Nice to chillax to.

    • Half Crazy Mama | 10th Sep 14

      Thank you 🙂

  5. keryn2014 | 11th Sep 14

    It was fun matching my facebook friends to the memes. Thanks for a giggle.

    • Half Crazy Mama | 12th Sep 14

      Thank you!! 🙂

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