Only group admins can change the privacy of a Facebook group. There are 2 privacy settings for Facebook groups: Public: anyone on or off Facebook can see who’s in the group and what they post. Private: only members can see who’s in the group and what they post.
Can anyone see 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.
How do you hide the groups you are in on Facebook?
Hidden: Only members can find the group in search and other places on Facebook.
To change your group to visible or hidden:
- From your News Feed, click Groups in the left menu and select your group. …
- Click Settings in the left menu.
- Click next to Hide Group.
Can anyone see what groups I’m in on Facebook?
” But unless the Facebook Group is secret, our membership is Public to all users. All ‘Open Groups’ you’ve joined are visible on your public Facebook Timeline under ‘Groups’ section means those groups are shown to everyone who visits your timeline whether he/she is your friend or not.
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.
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.
Does joining a Facebook group show up on news feed?
No, they will not receive a notification. Although there is no list of groups on someones profile, historically this information has not been private as group recommendations would be made in side panels of your Facebook feed showing which groups your friend were in.
Can my friends see if I join a closed group?
When a Group is closed, only those who have been invited to the Group can see the content and information shared within it. … Others will still be able to see that the Group exists and who are members, but they will not be able to see any posts or information within the closed Group unless they are invited.
How do I hide my posts from public groups on Facebook?
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.
Why have my groups disappeared on Facebook?
– Uninstall and reinstall the app, if you’re using a phone; – Log into Facebook and try again. Also, make sure that you’re connected to a safe Wi-Fi network and that the connection is stable. If it isn’t, try again when you have a better connection.
Do all my Facebook friends see my posts?
Each user post on Facebook is seen by an average 35% of the user’s friends, according to a comprehensive recent study led by Stanford University researcher Michael Bernstein, who collaborated with three Facebook data scientists. Facebook changed the algorithm determining what posts show up in your News Feed this week.
Can 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 block my friends from seeing what I am posting in my 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.