Frequent question: How do I share a post on a friend’s timeline?

How do I share a post to a friend’s timeline on Facebook?

To share to a friend’s timeline, tap Share to Facebook and select Friend’s Timeline. Type your friend’s name, then tap Post.

How do I share a post to someone else’s timeline?

To post something on a friend’s timeline:

  1. Go to your friend’s profile.
  2. Scroll down to Posts, then tap Write something to [Name].
  3. Enter a message or choose to add something to your post: Add a Photo/Video. Add a location. Add how you’re feeling or what you’re doing. Tag people. …
  4. Tap Post.

Why can’t I share a post to a friend on Facebook?

For those of you seeing the “Share” option in your posts… That means that post is open to the public to see. If you have your profile settings set to “Friends”, then no one will be able to share your posts.

How do I forward a Facebook post?

How to forward a Facebook post

  1. Firstly go to your Facebook Page and find the post you want to share.
  2. Then click ‘Share’ on the post on the bottom right.
  3. From the options, click the place on Facebook you’d like to share or ‘forward’ the content, and post it.
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Why can’t I post on a friend’s timeline?

It often is due to their own privacy settings. They can prevent anyone from posting to their wall. They can also be notified every time someone tags them in posts which would show on their timeline, if they choose to accept it. It may also be that you are not Facebook friends.

What happens if you share on a friend’s timeline?

1 Answer. If you post directly on their timeline, they control the privacy setting. They have just one setting for all posts that others post on their timeline. If they have it set to Friends, then only their friends will be able to see it.

Why can’t I share someone’s post to my story?

You can only share someone’s post from Feed to your story if their account is public and they’ve allowed resharing of their posts. Sharing posts from Feed to Stories isn’t available to everyone.

Why can’t I share a post from my Facebook page to my timeline?

Make sure the first pull-down menu says Share On A Page You Manage. If it doesn’t, click on the arrow and select this option. Next, make sure the second pull-down menu directly below displays your Page (especially if you manage more than one). If it doesn’t, click the pull- down arrow and select the correct page.