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Questions tagged [facebook-timeline]

Combines a Facebook user's wall and profile updates into a single default view shown in reverse chronological order

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Can I white list some users to post on my timeline?

On Facebook I've set "Who can post on your timeline? Friends" and "Review posts friends tag you in before they appear on your timeline? On". Can I white list some friends to have them require no ...
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New 2013 Facebook timeline (left sidebar) not showing up the same for friends in same lists?

With the new sidebar on the left of personal FB timelines, there are "sections" including "about" "friends" and "photos" on the top. Then you could add things like "music" "movies" "likes" and any ...
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Who can see posts and photos I've been tagged in on my timeline

Is it possible to allow in my timeline to be tagged in posts but to hide from my timeline every photo where I am tagged? In other words, is it possible to separate confidentiality parameters between ...
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Facebook: allowing friends of friends (but not the whole world) to see my posts

So, currently when one posts something on Facebook, the visibility dropdown presents four different privacy options: Public, Friends, Only Me, and Custom (as well as any friend lists one has defined). ...
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Hiding notification about my post, published on other's Facebook page

I think it will be better if I explain my problem by example. We have given two Facebook profiles: A and B. A is our profile and B is e.g public fan page profile with public visibility. Person A ...
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How do I unhide that Timeline event that says when I joined Facebook?

I accidentally hid the date I joined Facebook from my Timeline. How can I show it again? It doesn't appear in my Timeline to change it and make it visible. I can't see it on my Activity Log (as hidden ...
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In facebook privacy settings, what is the difference between regular and added audience for tagged posts?

What is the difference between the below two policy settings: 1) Who can see posts you've been tagged in on your timeline? 2) When you're tagged in a post, who do you want to add to the audience if ...
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Change public on timeline for tags

Sometimes I get tagged in pictures or stories that I don't want to share with my whole audience. Can I alter who can see that story per story? I have found a setting in privacy settings that lets me ...
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Facebook Mobile - Photo Sharing To Multiple Lists

Can someone please explain to me how I can share photos on Facebook mobile with multiple lists or groups? It seems that I am only able to choose one list to share with. From a computer you can set it ...
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Tagged facebook photo's not showing up in friend's view.

I had strict privacy settings that prevented anyone's posts from showing up on my timeline. I was just tagged in a few photos that I would like to appear in my Box photos when friends view my profile. ...
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Timeline view after being unrestricted

I blocked someone, restricted them after doing so, and I also unfriended them. Later on, I took them off the blocked and restricted list and now we are friends again. However, they are only able to ...
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Facebook join date is hidden from timeline but still visible to public

I have already hidden the "Facebook join date" from my timeline (by hovering over it, selecting edit or remove (the pencil) and then Hide it from timeline). Right now, I cannot see this date if I go ...
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What is the way by which I can let the people see my photographs without logging in on Facebook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do you share a Facebook photo album with people that don’t want to register for Facebook? I don't have/want a dedicated "page" currently, but I do wish to let the people ...
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Can knowing a custom Facebook URL of someone bypass “who can look up my timeline by name” privacy option?

I have a Facebook profile with a custom URL name. For example Catdog: www.facebook.com/Catdog. So does that mean if someone enters: www.facebook.com/Catdog into their browser AND they are not my ...
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Can a Facebook app collect a user’s Timeline images and details?

Is it possible for a Facebook app to collect a user’s Timeline images and a few of the user’s details? I am asking as I would like to have an app made that makes use of the user’s timeline images (...
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Why are private messages all over Facebook timelines?

Me and all my friends Facebook accounts this week seem to have a huge breach of privacy. Sidelined on everybody's timeline is a strip with year/month navigation. Clicking on a year jumps to the top of ...
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How to edit Facebook 'about' information display?

Can you rotate Facebook "about" information shown under your picture? At the moment it shows my job, school, and hometown under my profile picture. I would like to have it display my relationship ...
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How do I remove Maps from Facebook?

The Maps feature on Facebook Timeline is nice, though recently I have established that I am location paranoid and wouldn't like people seeing all the places I have been to, so I want to disable and/or ...
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Allow comments but no posts on my Facebook timeline

I would like to allow people to comment on my posts on my timeline (since I post a lot of articles and things that I read, and enjoy discussing them), but I also want to prevent people from posting ...
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How do I opt out of Timeline?

Related: How do I remove Timeline from Facebook? How do I opt out of Timeline? I did not request Timeline but however I now have it and had a message said it would be visible to my friends on the ...
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Why aren't friends posts I like showing in my timeline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Facebook timeline - none of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my timeline When I check 'like' on friend's Facebook timelines of photos or comments, they do not ...
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Facebook timeline - none of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my timeline

None of my comments or likes on friends posts show on my Timeline. They are all in my Activity Log and are all marked as 'allowed on Timeline'. The only things visible on my Timeline are my own ...
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How to hide questions from timeline?

I don't want questions that I answer to appear on my timeline. And I'd prefer not to have to manually hide it every time I answer one. I remember there used to be a setting to automatically hide all ...
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Allow only certain people to post on my Facebook Timeline

Is it possible to allow only certain people or groups to post on my timeline? Or alternatively - can I disallow certain people or groups (like Acquaintances) to post on my timeline, but without the ...
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Facebook timeline and avatar alignment

Facebook prevents uploading images that are 160x160; the pictures must be uploaded at 180x180. Facebook then scales the picture down to 160x160 automatically. I would like to achieve a pixel-perfect ...
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How do I search for old items I posted in my own Facebook timeline? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline? I was just trying to look up something on my own timeline (specifically, the last time I had jury duty). ...
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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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Tumblr items published from queue do not show in Facebook timeline - only those items published directly

I reported the following issue to Tumblr: I have setup Tumblr to post to Facebook as well. However, I have noticed that posts published from the queue do not appear in my Facebook timeline - ...
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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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On Mobile devices where can Facebook Business Timeline Pages be administered from?

Facebook can be accessed on mobile devices via a web browser or via an app. In a desktop browser Administrators can login as FBTPs to post content and use the site as their the page. Can ...
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Game feeds not posting to Facebook timeline or news feed

Two weeks ago all game updates stopped showing on my Facebook news feed (home screen). I saw them sporadically on my timeline. Last week nothing was showing up. I contacted the game for support and ...
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Facebook Timeline display bug

I'm getting a really weird display bug in Facebook Timeline, that renders the interface pretty much unusable. Screenshots One, two Questions Has anyone seen this precise bug? Generally, when ...
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Better way to search the Facebook activity log / timeline?

I'm trying to find a post I made on my timeline (aka wall) several months (or even years) ago, but can't find a way to search for it. I see there's a way to download my entire content, but that's very ...
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How do you prevent friending activity from showing up Facebook timeline? [closed]

I can't figure out how to do this, and the question isn't answered.
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Can Facebook Timeline be updated via an API?

Is it possible to update Facebook Timeline using some sort of an API? Say for instance if I wanted to upload a large amount of content for the reverse chronological history of the timeline?
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How to add likes to the top Facebook business pages?

I noticed in the NYT Facebook business page that they have the business page's likes posted at the very top of the their timeline profile on the right hand side, and that they are using it to display ...
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Which feature of Facebook Timeline should be used to indicate a publication has released a issue and why?

It seems obvious to me that the weekly pinned post that appears at the top of the page for 7 should be the current issue (But I could be wrong of course...please tell me if I am...) My goal is to ...
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Reusing “freed” Facebook personal profile URL on another account you own that is a business page?

Okay here is what I did: Let's see what we have here: Inherited an Old FB profile and an Old FB Page. Created a New (Timeline) FB Business Page. Merged the Old FB Profile into the New FB Business ...
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Can you block users from commenting on your Timeline posts?

Can you prevent a user from commenting on your posts on your Timeline? Yes, you can moderate the commenting by having notifications sent to you. However, when you choose the option to only allow the ...
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Hometown is not offered in Facebook, only nearby locations

I want to add my hometown on my Facebook Timeline but there isn't a matching option. It's an actual suburb (Dulwich Hill, New South Wales) but it doesn't have the option for me to add it to my info, ...
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Animating your Facebook Timeline

Some users have found it's possible on Google Plus to animate your profile. What I'd like to know is if anyone has found a way to animate your Facebook timeline, through either an animated .gif, a ...
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Direct permalink (object_id) to posts on the new facebook Timeline profiles

How do you link directly to a wall post under the Facebook Timeline view of things? With the old Facebook profiles, you can use Firebug (a Firefox add-on) to look at the wall post, and get the ...
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How do I choose which job is featured on my timeline?

I currently work in three places. How can I choose which job appears in my timeline? In my info I have three current jobs and I want to switch the one appearing in the timeline with another one from ...
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Facebook timeline max aspect ratio before centre crop

We have this page, which includes a hidden image, at line 856 of the source code in format 726px x 226px. <img style="margin: 0px;" class="facebook" alt="toolbox" src="/images/stories/media/...
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How to hide Mutual Friends from others on Facebook ?

The new Timeline allows you to hide the friends list by going to friends tab and change the privacy to "Only me", but it still shows those friends in common . Is there a way I can hide them?
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Why is a photo I set to be featured on my timeline not appearing on my timeline?

I added a photo to my wall this morning. I then changed the date of the photo to December, 25th and set the photo to be a featured timeline item. Finally, I set the photo to be my cover photo. (...
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What are trips on Facebook's Timeline map page?

Go to a Facebook Timeline profile, click on the Maps icon in the info header section, and below the map are five sections: All, Places Lived, Trips, Life Events, and Photos. Where does the Trips part ...
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How do I remove Timeline from Facebook?

I visited my friend's profile on Facebook recently. Impressed with his Timeline feature I added to my profile as well. Bored with it, I want to get rid of the Timeline now. How can I remove it? I was ...
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Why do I see tweets on my timeline from people I'm not following?

I see a lot of people on my timeline that I do follow, and then a random person that I have followers in common with has a tweet show up on my timeline. I'm not following them and I don't want to see ...
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How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall?

How do I set Facebook to show only a profile owner's posts in his/her wall? Is there a Facebook feature or a browser extension (Opera/Firefox/Chrome) that could do this? (Strange: I remember being ...