Quick Answer: How Can Someone Follow You On Facebook And Not Be Your Friend?

What does it mean to follow someone on Facebook but not be their friend?

It’s simply a follow that piggybacks on the friend request.

This makes it so that you don’t see their posts in your feed, but you still remain friends and can still interact with them within the privacy settings they have set for their friends..

How can someone follow you on Facebook without being friends?

Set “Who Can Follow Me” to “Public.” This will allow a button to appear on your cover photo that says “Follow.” You can now choose specific people you would like to “friend,” while anyone will be able to view and follow your public posts.

How do I know if I have Facebook followers?

If you’ve allowed people to follow you, you can see a list of your followers by going to your profile, clicking Friends below your cover photo and then clicking Followers.

Can someone tell if I look at their Facebook page a lot?

No, Facebook doesn’t let people track who views their profile. Third-party apps also can’t provide this functionality. If you come across an app that claims to offer this ability, please report the app.

Can someone secretly follow you on Facebook?

Yes, you can follow someone on facebook without being their friend. This mostly happen in two situations: You can click on the follow button in between Add friend and message buttons. Viola, you are following the person.

How do I know if someone deleted my friend request on Facebook?

Click on the ‘ view sent requests’ to open the page. Once the ‘Sent Requests’ page opens up, you will be able to see all the people who have not yet accepted your request. If you sent a request to someone and their name doesn’t appear in this list that means they must have deleted your friend request.

How do you make it so only friends can follow you on Facebook?

Click in the top right of Facebook. Select Settings & Privacy > Settings. Click Public Posts on the left. Select Friends or Public next to Who Can Follow Me.

What is the difference between being friends and following someone on Facebook?

When you add someone as a friend, you automatically follow that person, and they automatically follow you. This means you may see each other’s posts in News Feed. When you follow someone who you’re not friends with, you’ll see posts that they’ve shared publicly in your News Feed.

Can someone see when you follow and unfollow them on Facebook?

If you are friends and you follow them back after unfollowing, they will not be notified about it. However, if you follow a non-friend again after unfollowing them, they will be notified about it.

Can you unfollow someone on facebook without them knowing?

Hi İrem, You can unfollow someone to stop seeing their posts in your feed. To unfollow someone, go to their profile, hover over Following and then scroll down to select Unfollow. Friends won’t know if you’ve chosen to unfollow them.

Do people get notified when you unfriend them on Facebook?

A person does not receive any type of notification if you unfriend them on Facebook; you will just be removed from that person’s friend list. If that person looks at their list of friends, they may notice that you are not in their friend list.