Why is there no share button on some Facebook posts?
If no ‘Share’ button appears on a post – it is because of the Privacy Settings of the original post. If a post is set for ‘Friends Only’ (perhaps this is your Default Timeline setting) – it will not be available for ‘Sharing’ around on Facebook beyond that setting.
How do I share someone else’s post on Facebook?
- Find the post you want to share. Scroll down until you find in your News Feed the post you want to share. …
- Make sure that you can share the post. Not all posts can be shared. …
- Click Share. It’s below the post. …
- Select a sharing option. …
- Add text to your post if necessary. …
- Click Post.
Did Facebook remove the share button?
Facebook is removing the share option for everyone. It is being rolled out slowly. Despite setting it to public, it will not appear anymore.
Why won’t Facebook Let me share a post on a page I manage?
Make sure the first pull-down menu says Share On A Page You Manage. If it doesn’t, click on the arrow and select this option. Next, make sure the second pull-down menu directly below displays your Page (especially if you manage more than one). … Change the third pull-down menu to the right so you are Posting As yourself.
Why can’t my friends share my post?
You will have to change the privacy of your posts to make them shareable. Posts set to public can be shared by everyone.
How do you make a post shareable on Facebook after it’s been posted?
If you want to make a previous post shareable, after locating the post, select the ellipsis icon (•••) on the right side of the post and choose “Edit Post.” Select the first drop-down menu below your name (labeled “Friends”) and choose “Public” on the new page.
What happens when you share someone else’s post on Facebook?
Facebook Help Team
If you share a post you see onto your friend’s Timeline, it will only appear on your friend’s Timeline, not on your own. However, you can also share a post you see onto your own Timeline for all of your Facebook friends to see.
Is it better to share or repost on Facebook?
Sharing is largely only effective if the original post is on a public setting that lets anyone see it, regardless of whether or not they are friends with the original poster. When users call for people to “copy and paste” but not share, it is to ensure privacy settings are not preventing a message from being spread.
What is the difference between sharing to friends and sharing to newsfeed on Facebook?
You have always been able to hide posts from your Facebook page after the fact, but now Facebook lets you post to the News Feed without the items ever touching your Timeline. … When sharing, you still have the same options to share to your own Timeline, a friend’s Timeline or in a group or event.