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Allow Facebook posts to be liked by the public

How do I change my settings to allow non-friends to 'like' my posts? They can 'share' but not comment or like. My setting is public on my wall.
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Job is not current but still shown on Facebook profile

On Facebook I have some job in my info. I have not specified dates when I was working there. Despite that, though this job is not selected as "currently working here" it is still shown on my profile ...
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How can I retroactively tag friends in a post on Facebook?

I posted a status update on Facebook and tagged a few friends in it, but I forgot one, and another only accepted my friend request after I had already posted the status update. How can I now ...
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Facebook, move photos to a group

I already have some photos posted, quite a lot. As my group of 'friends' has grown I only have created a group for close friends and family. I now want to only show this group some of the photos - so ...
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How to delete my own message which was mistakenly posted on a friend's timeline

I mistakenly posted a message on a friend's timeline. I was typing the message and I accidentally hit Enter after the first letter. Now I cannot delete this post. When I hover on the message, ...
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How to block a conversation on Facebook

I would like to block a conversation I'm into on Facebook so none can add me back in there. I have some friends in the conversation so they add me back when I leave but I don't want them to do that. ...
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If someone is on my “Close friends” list on Facebook, will I get notified when they post on a non-friend's wall?

If a "close friend" posts on someone's wall (that isn't my friend) will I still get a notification?
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How can I prevent someone from re-adding me to a Facebook group chat?

If I am added to a Facebook group chat and want to leave, I just press the "leave conversation". But if I want to prevent people from re-adding me, how do I do that?
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How are Facebook-shared YouTube video stats recorded?

Instead of sharing YouTube videos by clicking share button in YouTube, there is the possibility that one may just copy & paste the YouTube link and post it as status (and this allows one to see ...
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Facebook Search algorithm and page views

I noticed that if I once a while browse through a Facebook page of a person, with whom I have no mutual interests/friends/2nd-tier-friends/region, Facebook Search ranks this person's page higher then ...
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Is there any way to export only close friends birthday on Facebook?

I want to get my Facebook friend's birthday notification via Google calender. But I want to get notification for only my close friends (default list on Facebook). From traditional way you can only ...
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I allowed a Facebook user to use my MacBook. Now receiving his alerts

I allowed a colleague to log into their Facebook account on my MacBook. I have a Facebook account of my own but it is never used and I don't have the password. How do I stop the colleague’s alerts ...
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Uploaded photos not showing on Timeline

I have some problems with some photos that I have uploaded on a Facebook Page. Although they upload correctly, they do not appear on my Page Timeline even if they have a date on them. This does not ...
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How do you list all photos uploaded by you and tagged with a certain person?

I can only get Graph Search to return the list of all photos I can see tagged with a certain person. Ultimately, I'd like to delete them.
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How can I view a friends profile as it is seen by my other friends who are not their friends?

I would like to find out what my friends profile looks like when someone who is not their friend but one of my friends looks at their profile. How is this done?
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Facebook chat profile picture (next to the speech bubble icon with dots) is showing up blurred

Here is what the normal profile picture in Facebook chat looks like: But what or why is the little bit of blur showing on the profile picture (not the speech balloon with dots) in this next image? ...
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How do I find people name in particular place on Facebook

Is there any way to search a name in particular place ? For instance : Searching all people who have alex in their name and living in New York city ? P.S : My question is not about my friends. ...
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What setting controls whether or not people I'm not friends with can “like” my public Facebook profile photo?

I looked at the profiles of a few people who I'm not friends with. I could view their profile photo in all cases (i.e. I could click on it and see the "large version" of it). On some of them, I could ...
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Mobile Status Update Not Visible to Everyone on Facebook

My FB privacy setting allows everyone to see my status update. This works perfectly when I update my FB status using a computer. However, when the update is done via mobile device, it is only visible ...
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How do I, Block my Activity on Friends News Feeds like Photos Likes or Post Likes

So, I am NOT asking how to block my Posts on My Timeline. I am asking how I can block my Activity, such as posting in open groups, making comments on peoples posts, adding a friend, Liking a Photo, ...
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How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Hotmail/Outlook web email?

How do I export Facebook contacts I have linked to in Outlook web email? I can see all my Facebook contacts in the pane to the left, but when I select Manage>Export only the actual Hotmail/Outlook ...
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Facebook isn't showing the names of exact number of people who liked a specific post

I am talking about a post in a closed Facebook group. The post had about 1900 likes. When click on “1900 others” it showed a list of names. So for some reason the number of names were counted after ...
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Can people on Facebook see photos in albums hidden from them on my mutual friend's timeline?

I have three questions: If I post something on my timeline that I specifically hide from person X, but in that post I have tagged persons Y and Z, both of whom are friends of mine AND friends of X, ...
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Privacy of the a Facebook timeline photo posted to one friend

I posted a Facebook photo to the news feed from the mobile app. (I presume this is the equivalent of adding it to my own timeline). My privacy settings for individual posts at the time were to share ...
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How to stop a blocked person from seeing my posts,comments, photos and tags on a common friend's timeline

I blocked my friend's bf on my facebook since he's freaking me out; but when she sees her profile as he would; all my pictures, posts and comments on her timeline are visible to him. This isn't ...
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Friend added friend in News Feed

Every now and then I see on my news feed that my friend, Annie, has added a new friend to her account—I don't see this news feed from my other friends. I am wondering, is this a setting that Annie has ...
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Can I hide the birthdays of people I don't follow on Facebook?

I would like to hide the birthdays notifications on the right of people that are friends but I'm not following. Would be that possible? And if yes, how can I do it?
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Delete individual as friend suggestion

I don't want to completely turn off Facebook friend suggestions. But Facebook sometimes suggest people that I don't want to add as friends. How can I stop Facebook ever again suggesting these ...
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Facebook: Make status updates visible to everyone (Public) except to a list of friends

Like most people, I use Facebook to keep up with old friends. However, I also use it - from my profile - to create publicity for my journalistic work for an interested audience, some of whom are also ...
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After deleting my phone number from my Facebook profile, what will happen?

What will happen if I remove my phone number from my Facebook profile? Do I still continue to get my messages in Messenger?
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Does Facebook automatically hides posts?

I don't use Facebook more than as a fan of this page. But I realised that sometimes, some posts in my timeline disappear and I don't know how to view those posts. I remember they were there, so I ...
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How do I delete the suggested friends list on Facebook?

I have a common name and the suggested friends list is long and I don't know most of the people on it. Is there a way to delete this list so that it doesn't load at all?
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Keep Foursquare “Places” in Facebook without publishing checkins in the newsfeed

Is it possible to keep the "Places" map in Facebook but not have every check-in in Foursquare published in the news feed? I find the map with all the check-ins interesting but I don't want to nag ...
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Share Facebook insights for all my company without needing to setup individual accounts

We have a page at something like facebook.com/%companyname%/page_insights but only the users who were given explicit access at the company page’s admin panel can view it. And we all have ...
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Major FIREFOX Redirect Error Problem (Error Code 11156) [migrated]

I would appreciate some help please. When I try to log into some website, im being redirected to the members only page (e.g. dashboard, main account, etc) but instead of successfully landing there as ...
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Create IFTTT recipe to post a Facebook status at a specific date/time

I want to create a recipe in IFTTT like: Update Facebook status on a date or time. But I cannot find any way, instead there is STATUS trigger for publishing the status.
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Facebook Custom Post

I have a question on my wall post. I want to share this one post to this one friend, because I only want her to read it. My question is, will her friends see that particular post?
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Stuck message when signing onto facebook

I keep getting a screen that says (please take a look: we want to make sure you know we're moving the "who can look your timeline up by name setting) I have to shut my IPad down to get rid of it but ...
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Facebook All-day events show up in Google Calendar a day early

I have, using the export feature in Facebook, imported the ical feed in Google Calendar for Events. This works as it should, except that events that have no hour defined, show up a day early in Google ...
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How to share a Blogger post description when I share on Facebook

I just recently made my first blog on Blogger. When I share a post on Facebook, it just shows an image, the title and the blog URL. But I want to add a description as well. This happens when I share ...
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What is really displayed on Facebook's timeline – and how to preview it?

When I preview my timeline as someone else in my privacy settings, I cannot see f.e. the articles that I currently liked or the comments I wrote. However, when reviewing my timeline, they all appear ...
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What do Facebook do with phone numbers?

I give Facebook my phone nummber and so far I've only known three purpose of this: log in, text me password when I forget (security) and find my friend by phone number when I install its app on my ...
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Activity log on Facebook is not working

On my activity log on Facebook, I cannot get hidden posts back to my timeline and I cannot hide posts on my activity log. When I click, for example, Allowed on timeline and then refresh the page, it's ...
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why cant i see or send any messages [closed]

Facebook is not letting me see messages on my laptop and on my phone. i have the messenger app but it still refuses to let me see or send any messages. also i tried looking at my friends list on my ...
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Does adding new friends to an old post show as new on the new friends' timelines?

On Facebook, if I create a post with a custom list of friends, and then later add more friends to the custom list, does that post show as a new post from me on the newly added friends timeline (even ...
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How can I stop my Facebook notification from appearing on friend's wall

I am in a group on Facebook, where my friend has joined. I want to get notifications from the group about what I post there, but do not want my friends to get notified about it. I Google'd it and ...
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Sharing “Likes” with friends

If my son is tagged in a photo (who I am friends with) by one of his other Facebook friends that I am not a friend of and I like the photo, is there a way to get it to show up on my other Facebook ...
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How do I find a Facebook “friend request” that I declined?

How do I find an old "friend request" that I declined?
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How to get email notifications when someone likes my Facebook post?

I get email notifications when someone comments on my Facebook post but not when someone likes it. I went through the notifications settings and couldn't find where to set the like notification ...
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Showing updates in Facebook

A previous answer stated: For example, if you untick Life Events, they will never get displayed no matter what frequency you choose. Wrong. I’ve unticked the Comments and Likes setting for ...