Frequent question: Why is my link not showing up on Facebook?

The Facebook Open Graph Debugger can typically show you if your image is supposed to appear when Facebook retrieves the link. … If you still don’t see it, share the information provided in the Debugger over to your web developer. Usually you have to specify some image tags in your content.

Force Facebook to clear the cache

You might not be seeing the Facebook link preview you want because the info has been cached by Facebook. (Facebook saves the info from URLs and pages that have already been shared, for better performance.) So you just may need to force Facebook to clear the cache. 1.

Here are the steps to fix it:

  1. Visit the Facebook debugger tool – https://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug/
  2. Paste in the problem link and click the Debug button. The debugger will return the info it has on the URL and likely include an error.
  3. Click the Scrape Again button.
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Make sure you’re on the ‘Sharing Debugger’ tab, then simply put the address into text field and click the button that says ‘Debug’. Head back to your post, refresh the page and type the address in again. Tada! You’re Link preview should show up.

If you have shared the page before the image (or the meta tag) was present, then it is possible, that facebook has the page in its “memory” without an image. In this case simply enter the URL of your page in the debug tool http://developers.facebook.com/tools/debug.

How do I clear my Facebook app cache?

How to clear Facebook app cache:

  1. Open the Settings app on your phone.
  2. Tap on Apps & notifications.
  3. Tap Facebook if you see the app in the Recently opened apps section at the top. If you don’t see Facebook, tap See all X apps and tap on Facebook.
  4. Tap Storage. …
  5. Tap Clear cache.

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While you can’t change your Facebook URL from the Facebook mobile app, you can do so from within Messenger.

Click About on the left side of your Page. 2 | Either way, your next step is to click Edit to the right of your current Page username. 3 | Enter a new username. 4 | If it’s available, meets the guidelines, and you’re SURE you want to make the change, click Create Username.

Open Facebook on your mobile device, navigate to the profile page, and tap the three dots. Scroll down to the Your Profile Link section and tap Copy Link. The link has been copied to your clipboard.

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When you plug a URL into this tool, it pre-loads all the information Facebook needs in order to generate a link preview in the future. Facebook stores that info, and then when you get around to actually sharing the link, they’re able to generate the preview – even the very first time you share it.

Can I preview my Facebook post?

When composing messages to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram, you can now preview how your posts are going to look before you post them. We have added a new icon to the Compose Box to launch a Post Preview modal when clicked.

Why images are not loading?

Wrong Browser Configuration. Some web browsers automatically disable images from loading. Fixing this could be as simple as selecting “show all images” from the browser’s settings menu. It’s also worth checking if the device you’re using has security software or extensions that could block images.

Click on the right side of the post (as if you were going to edit it), and select “Refresh Share Attachment”. You should now see your image in the post. Click “Save” and you’re done!

How do I post a link on Facebook without linking the URL?

How to post a link on Facebook without showing the URL:

  1. Just paste the link into your status and wait for the link to load.
  2. Wait…
  3. When the image and text appear just delete the link and write your update. Simples.
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