When you join a group, members of the group will see that you’re a member. Non-members may also see that you’re a member, depending on the group’s privacy level.
Can friends see when you join a Facebook group?
Quick Facts About Facebook Groups
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.
Who can see if I join a private group on Facebook?
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.
Do private groups show up on Facebook?
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 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.
Why can’t I see who has seen my post in my Facebook group?
Facebook Help Team
Hi Margaret, Facebook messages and posts in groups with fewer than 250 people are marked as “seen” after your group members have seen them. If your group reaches 250 members or more, you’ll no longer see who’s seen messages and posts.
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.
How can I see private groups on Facebook?
In private groups, you have to be a member to see who the other group members are. To see the list of group members: From your News Feed, click Groups in the left menu and select your group. If you don’t see Groups, click See More.
Should my Facebook group be public or private?
In most cases, however, private Facebook groups are going to be the best bet for businesses. They allow you to control the quality of the group, and many members are more likely to be invested and more open in closed, exclusive groups.
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 you change a Facebook group 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.
How do I make my facebook private 2020?
To change who can see your activity including future posts, past posts, as well as people, pages, and lists you follow, tap on the relevant option under “Your activity.” In the dropdown menu that appears, change your option to “Only me” so that it is completely private.