According to Wikipedia, Face book is an American for-profit corporation
and an online social media and social networking service based in Menlo Park, California . The Facebook website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark
Zuckerberg , along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates, Eduardo Saverin,
Andrew McCollum , Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.
Facebook was the most popular social networking site in the world, based on the number of active user accounts. It has more than 2
billion monthly active users as of June 2017.
One of the features of Facebook is that anybody can send you a friend request. This is because Everyone can view your profile. There are sometimes, that you will feeling like having a privacy and as a result you don't feel like accepting any friend request on Facebook. Most of Facebook users do not know that it is possible to disable SENDING FRIEND REQUEST on Facebook, i.e If you don't want to receive friend request anymore. Even if a person view your profile, he can not send you a friend request.
This is how to go about it
1. Open your Facebook and tap the the lines at the top right side.
2. Scroll down to ACCOUNT SETTINGS
Tap on it
3. Scroll down to PRIVACY and tap on it
4. Move to WHO CAN SEND YOU FRIEND REQUEST and tap on it
5. You will see two options. EVERYONE and FRIENDS OF FRIENDS. You will notice that that EVERYONE is marked.
What you need to do is to Mark FRIENDS OF FRIENDS
By doing this, the ADD FRIEND button won't appear to people who don't have any friends from your own friends list.
Meaning, if you have one or more mutual friends with the person, he can still send you a friend request