12 Tips for Taking Control of Privacy on Facebook

manage who can see what on your timeline

Manage Who Can See Posts on Your Timeline

Just because you’re Facebook friends with someone doesn’t mean you want them to see all of your posts. To hide posts from a person or group:

  • Open the Privacy Settings menu in the top right corner.
  • Click the Custom tab.
  • Add the names of friends you want to permanently hide posts from to the Hide This From list.
  • Click Save Changes.

Check out all the tips:

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Daniel P. Howley
Daniel P. Howley
A newspaper man at heart, Dan Howley wrote for Greater Media Newspapers before joining Laptopmag.com. He also served as a news editor with ALM Media’s Law Technology News, and he holds a B.A. in English from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey.
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  1. Jo Says:

    Neither of these options work anymore :(

  2. Daniele Says:

    Yes, seems like Facebook keeps on chancing the settings just to invalidate people blog posts like this one and make it harder for people to control their privacy.

  3. J Says:

    …and that’s why I don’t use facebook.

  4. Ali Says:

    Sir,
    I actually had deleted all recognized devices from my facebook account, and now cannot login into my account. and hence cannot receive the security code. every time i login, it says to login from a recognized computer or device. please help me out, i shall be truly grateful to you.

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