Social networking giant Facebook testing a toggle to turn off notification dots on its home screen which until now had to be manually checked to get ridden off. We are testing new ways to give people more control over the, and hiding notification dots is pretty easy to do. Its work doing with how people spend their time in the app and making sure that it’s time well spent Just tap and hold on an icon on the shortcuts bar, and a menu will pop up that gives you the choice to remove that icon from the bar or turn off the attention-grabbing red dots for it.
To access this feature “Settings & Privacy”, and then tap on “Settings.” From there, scroll down until you find “Notification dots” and tap on it. In this menu, you’re presented with the option to disable the red dot notifications