Step 1: Tap “Share” on the post you’d like to share. From here, you have multiple options: Option 1: If you want to quickly share the post to your own timeline, select “Share Now.” Option 2: If you want to add your own comment to a post before sharing it, select “Write Post.”
How do I share something on Facebook?
How do I share a post I see on my News Feed on Facebook?
- Below a post, click Share in the bottom right.
- Select where you want to share the post. Depending on the post’s privacy settings, you may see the following options: Share now. Share to News Feed. Share to Your Story. Send in Messenger. Share to a group.
What is the difference between share now and share to your story on Facebook?
Hi Joseph, “Share Post Now (Friends)” refers to sharing on your own Timeline. “Share…” gives you options to share on a friend’s Timeline, in a group, or on a Page you manage. “Send a Message” refers to sharing in a private message.
Did Facebook remove the share button?
Facebook is removing the share option for everyone. It is being rolled out slowly. Despite setting it to public, it will not appear anymore.
Why is there no share option on my Facebook post?
If no ‘Share’ button appears on a post – it is because of the Privacy Settings of the original post. If a post is set for ‘Friends Only’ (perhaps this is your Default Timeline setting) – it will not be available for ‘Sharing’ around on Facebook beyond that setting.
What happens when you share someone else’s post on Facebook?
When you share someone else’s post, that post isn’t placed on your own Timeline. Instead, your share is merely a “pointer” to the original post. In other words, when you share someone’s post you’re basically telling your Facebook friends that you like that post and they should check it out.
How do I send someone a post on Facebook?
How do I post something on someone else’s Facebook timeline?
- Type the person’s name in the search bar at the top of your page.
- Click the box that says Write something to [Name]… and choose from the options.
- Click Post.
How do you copy and share a post on Facebook?
To copy these posts, highlight the text you wish to share and press “Ctrl-C” to copy the text. In the “Update Status” box, press “Ctrl-V” to paste the text. Press “Post” to share.
What does share to my story mean Facebook?
When you share the post to your story, your friends can tap it to see the original post. Note: If the original post is deleted, the post will also be removed from your story and your story archive. Learn more about stories on Facebook.
What’s the difference between News Feed and your story on FB?
News feed houses a person’s post for a lifetime, until the user manually deletes the post. On the other hand, story is a temporary form of content, which gets automatically deleted after 24 hours from your friends’ view. Stories appear on the top section of the news feed.
What is the difference between Facebook story and post?
A story is highlighted at the top of the newsfeed page where you click on the user’s icon to view their story. A post is shared in the newsfeed and is visible on that person’s profile as well!
Why is there a send button on a post instead of the share button?
While the Like button allows users to share content with all of their friends, the Send button permits sending to a select group and, thus, is a more private form of sharing.