Is A Private Facebook Groups Really Private?

Can my friends see what I post in private groups?

No.

Your friends will NOT be able to see a post you post in a private Facebook group unless they are members too.

Of course they may be able to see what groups you are a member of, join, and then search for your post later..

How can you tell if a Facebook group is private?

To see if a group is private or public:From your News Feed, click Groups in the left menu and select your group. If you don’t see Groups, click See More.You can find the privacy of the group below the group’s name in the top left.

Can I hide my groups on Facebook?

Click the “More” dropdown menu. Select “Manage Sections”. Uncheck the Groups located near the bottom of the list. Click on “Hide Section” from the drop-down.

Can you change a Facebook group from public to private?

Open your Facebook Group and click the three little dots just below the cover photo. From the dropdown, select Edit Group Settings. Scroll down until you see Privacy then click Change Privacy Settings. Select the new Privacy setting you want and click Confirm.

Who can join a private Facebook group?

To join a closed group you have to be approved by an administrator or invited by a current member. Secret groups offer the same level of privacy as closed groups under a cloak of invisibility. No one can search for secret groups or request to join them. The only way to get in is to know someone who can invite you.

How do I join a Facebook group of 2020?

Once you find the group you want to join, click on the + Join Group button located right next to the Group name. Then you choose if you’d like to join the Group as your personal profile or as a Page, then click Join Group. And that’s it! You’ve successfully joined a Facebook Group as your Facebook Page.

Can friends see your private groups on Facebook?

For private groups, only members can see who belongs and what they have posted. By default, groups that had been secret will now be private and hidden, and groups that were closed will now be private and visible. Public groups will remain public and visible.

What does private group on Facebook mean?

Groups will now be labeled either “Public” or “Private.” That means that groups that were previously “Closed” or “Secret” will now share the designation of “Private,” meaning that only members of the group can see who’s in the group or what has been posted.

How can I see a private group on Facebook without joining?

To view a group without being part of it the group has to be public. If it’s a closed or secret group the only way to see what’s posted is to be part of it.

What is the difference between a closed group and a private group on Facebook?

Closed groups, which only let current members view group content and see who else is in the group, will now be labeled as private but visible groups. Secret groups, which are hidden from search, but still require an invitation to join, will be changed to a private and hidden group.

Can my Facebook friends see my comments on other people’s posts?

Your Facebook Wall For example, if you comment on a friend’s photo, only mutual friends will see the comment on your wall, but if you comment on a photo on a public page or a friend’s profile that is open to the public, everyone will see the comment on your wall.

Why is nobody seeing my Facebook group posts?

But unless they’re interacting (liking, reacting to, commenting, or sharing) immediately with your content, there’s a chance Facebook’s algorithm will hide your post so no one will see it. They do this because they want you, as a public Page and presumably a business, to pay for visibility through Facebook Ads.

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