If you post in a Private group, then only the other members of the group will be able to see your posts. That depends on if the Facebook group is Public or Private. If it is a Public group, then everything you post inside the group will be visible to all your Facebook friends.
Who can see what I post in a private Facebook group?
No aspect of a Secret group is publicly visible, new members must be added or invited by current members to join, and only members can see the content of group posts. However, former members who have voluntarily left the group can still find the group in search and see its name, description, tags, and location.
Can friends see your post in a private group?
If you have friends in a private group, you will see their posts in your timelines / newsfeed, and vice versa, but no one else will. This kind of group is good if you want to be found, but don’t want your discussions all over the whole of Facebook. A Secret group – no one can see the group name or the members or posts.
How do I hide my comments on Facebook groups?
You can’t hide a comment on Facebook and make it visible to fewer people than can see the content that it’s commenting on. Your only choices are to delete it or leave it visible to whoever can see the post or photo.
Are Facebook private groups really private?
Anyone on Facebook can see who belongs to public groups and content that is shared in those groups. 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.
Can someone see if you join a private group on Facebook?
When joining a Group, whether private or public, your Facebook friends might see that you’ve joined it. Some Groups are secret and can’t be searched for, in which case a qualifying Group member has to invite you. Leaving a Group will not notify the other members.
Can your Facebook friends see if you join a private group?
However, you will be listed as a member of the group on the group page, and anyone with a Facebook account can see that list. If the group is Secret, yes (unless your friends are in the group). Facebook will not acknowledge the group’s existence to people who are not members.
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.
How can I hide my comments on public posts?
To hide a comment, hover over the top-right hand “x” and click “Hide.” Now the post can only be seen by the person who wrote the comment and his or her friends. They’ll have no idea the post is hidden, and you can always click “Unhide” later if you like.
Can Facebook friends see my comments in a closed group?
In other words, your Facebook friends who aren’t also members of that group (and members of the public at large) won’t be able to see the posts you make in a closed group. As with private groups, posts made within a secret group are only viewable by the members of that group.
How do I stop my comments from appearing on other people’s news feed?
Click the “Edit” button next to each app and then click the audience selector next to the “Posts on your behalf” option. Select who these posts should be visible to or click “Only Me” to prevent them from appearing on anyone’s news feed.
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.
How secure are Facebook private groups?
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. Everything shared in a secret group is visible only to its members.
How do I change my Facebook page 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.