- How can I make my groups private on Facebook?
- How do I stop the public from seeing my Facebook groups?
- Are Facebook private groups really private?
- Can my Facebook friends see if I join a private group?
- Can friends see what I post in private groups?
- Does joining a Facebook group show up on news feed?
- Why is Facebook showing me posts from public groups?
- How can I see a private group on Facebook without joining?
- Can others see what Facebook groups I am in?
- How do I hide public groups I don’t belong to?
- What is the difference between a closed group and a private group on Facebook?
- Can people see what I like on Facebook?
- Can my friends see if I join a closed group?
How can I make my groups private on Facebook?
Select “About” under your cover photo and scroll to the section you would like to hide.
To configure your group visibility, for example, scroll to the Groups section.
Click the pencil icon at the top right corner of that section and select “Edit Privacy,” and then use the audience selector to limit visibility..
How do I stop the public from seeing my Facebook groups?
The only way to prevent your Facebook friends (and even the public at large) from seeing the posts you make in a Facebook group is to ask a group admin to change the group’s privacy level from Public to either Closed or Secret.
Are Facebook private groups really private?
A Group can be more private than a Page since the creator has the option to make it closed. When a Group is closed, only those who have been invited to the Group can see the content and information shared within it. … Still, all information is shared only with those within the Group once it’s made closed.
Can my Facebook friends see if I join a private group?
When you join a Close or Secret group, your friends who have already joined that group will be notified to approve your joining.
Can 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.
Does joining a Facebook group show up on news feed?
Anyone can see the group’s name, location, member list, and posts, and the group can show up in anyone’s searches or News Feed. Anyone can add themselves as a member without any invite or approval. Closed groups are more confusing.
Why is Facebook showing me posts from public groups?
Your News Feed includes posts about your friends’ activity on Facebook, including when your friends comment on posts from people you’re not friends with. You also might see posts about your friends commenting in public groups that you’re not a member of.
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.
Can others see what Facebook groups I am in?
If it’s an open group, no. It shows up on your profile under Groups and in the activity stream of your friends. If it’s closed, then it shows up on your activity feed only and not in the Groups section of your profile. If it’s secret, then it doesn’t show up anywhere where you friends can see.
How do I hide public groups I don’t belong to?
You can’t unfollow or hide a group you aren’t a member of, you can only report them or block individual people who post. Add Answer I have read the Facebook Help Community Policies.
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 people see what I like on Facebook?
To choose who can see what Pages you like, scroll down to your Likes section, then click in the top-right and select Edit the Privacy of Your Likes.
Can my friends see if I join a closed group?
No one who isn’t a member of the closed group will know you joined it, or be able to see posts from that group in your feed. That said, if any of your friends are IN that group, they would be able to discover that you joined the group.