Enable Followers on Facebook

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Enable Followers on Facebook
Enable Followers on Facebook
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This wikiHow teaches you how to let people follow your public Facebook posts without having to add them as a friend.

Steps

Method 1 of 3: Using an Android

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Step #1. Open Facebook on your Android

It's the blue icon with a white "f" that's usually in the app drawer.

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Step #2. Tap on ≡

It's in the top right corner of Facebook.

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Step #3. Scroll down and tap on Account Settings

This is near the bottom of the menu.

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Step #4. Tap on Public Posts

You may have to scroll down a bit to find it.

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Step 5. Tap on Public under 'Who can follow me'

Now anyone on Facebook can follow your public posts without having to add them as a friend.

  • If you want followers to be able to comment on your posts, also tap Public under 'Comments to public posts'.
  • To allow your followers to comment on other details of your profile, including profile photos, cover photos, and bio updates, scroll down and tap Public under 'Public Profile Information'.

Method 2 of 3: Using an iPhone or iPad

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Step #1. Open Facebook on your iPhone or iPad

It's the blue icon with a white "f" usually on the home screen.

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Step #2. Tap on ≡

It's at the bottom right of the screen.

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Step #3. Scroll down and tap on Settings

This is at the bottom of the menu.

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Step #4. Tap on Account Settings

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Step 5. Tap on Public Posts

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Step 6. Tap Friends under 'Who can follow me?

Now anyone on Facebook can follow your public posts without having to add them as a friend.

  • If you want followers to be able to comment on your posts, also tap Public under 'Comments to public posts'.
  • To allow your followers to comment on other sections of your profile, including profile photos, cover photos, and bio updates, scroll down and tap Public under 'Public Profile Information'.

Method 3 of 3: Using a computer

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Step 1. Go to https://www.facebook.com in a web browser

If you are not already signed in to your account, enter your login details in the empty fields in the top right corner of the screen and click login.

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Step #2. Click on the down arrow

It's in the blue bar at the top of Facebook, to the left of the question mark icon. A menu will expand.

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Step #3. Click on Settings

It's at the bottom of the menu.

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Step #4. Click on Public Posts

This is in the left column.

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Step 5. Select who can follow you

You'll see a button in the 'Who can follow me' section of the right panel. This is set to Friends by default. Click the button and select Public so that anyone on Facebook can follow your public posts.

  • If you want followers to be able to comment on your posts, also select Public under 'Comments to public posts'.
  • To allow your followers to comment on other details of your profile, including profile photos, cover photos and bio updates, scroll down and select Public in the 'Public Profile Information' menu.

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