Your question: Can anyone comment on a public Facebook post?

If you create a public post, by default everyone can like or comment, even people who aren’t following you. However, you can change who can like or comment on your public posts in your follower settings.

How do I adjust who can comment on my public posts on Facebook?

To change who can comment on an individual public post on your profile:

  1. Go to the public post on your profile that you want to change who can comment on it.
  2. Tap. in the top right of the post.
  3. Tap Who can comment on your post?
  4. Select who is allowed to comment on your public post: Public. Friends.

Why can I not comment on a public post?

Potentially Blocked Or Unfriended

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If you have been blocked, you won’t be able to see the account or page at all. However, if you’ve been unfriended (and the account or page is public) you will still be able to see the associated timeline, but you won’t be given the option to comment on it.

Why can’t I comment on someone’s Facebook post but others can?

The primary reason you are not able to comment on Facebook is that you have been blocked by Facebook. Yeah, Facebook has every right to block you if you don’t follow the rules and violate Facebook’s privacy policy. In extreme cases, Facebook can also put you in Facebook Jail.

How do I comment on a public post?

Click the three-dot menu icon in the top right of the post. Click Who can comment on your post? Select who is allowed to comment on your public post from any of the three audiences listed above.

How do I stop friends from seeing my comments on public posts?

You can’t hide a comment on Facebook and make it visible to fewer people than can see the content that it’s commenting on. Your only choices are to delete it or leave it visible to whoever can see the post or photo.

How do you make a public comment on Facebook?

Tap on the three-dot menu on the top-right of the post and select the “Who can comment on your post?” option. Now, you can select Public, Friends, or Profile and Pages that you mentioned.

How do I know if I’m in Facebook jail?

This is how you know you’ve landed in Facebook jail:

  1. You lost your account’s ability to post on your timeline or on any pages or groups.
  2. You’re not able to like anyone else’s posts or pictures.
  3. You cannot comment anywhere on the social platform.
  4. You are blocked from accessing your page or account.
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Why does Facebook say a post has 1 comment but when you click the link nothing shows up?

The reason why you are seeing “1 comment” but nothing showed up is because: That particular user who commented has a privacy level where he/she is invisible to public (which means if you are not a friend to that user, you cannot see their comments) That particular user might have blocked you from seeing the comment.

How do I stop someone from commenting on my photos on Facebook?

At the bottom of the dialog box in TINY print you can click a link called “modify privacy controls” At the bottom of this page you can click “Customize Settings” FINALLY look for the heading titled “Can comment on posts” and select “Customize” in the drop down list. From here you can select “Only me”

Why have I been blocked from commenting on Facebook?

It’s a feature restriction imposed on you automatically because you’ve either been posting to many comments too fast, or you’ve had a few comments reported. Either way, you’ll have to wait for the restriction to be lifted.

What is the Facebook jail?

Facebook Jail is when Facebook punish an account (profile or business page) -it could be that it blocks some features or disable the full account- because it breaks Facebook laws (post inappropriate content, post too fast, give too many likes, etc.).

What is the Facebook comment limit?

Now Facebook posts can be as long as 5,000 characters and comments have a maximum of 8,000 characters.

How do you reply to a comment on Facebook privately?

Here are the steps to do so.

  1. Open the Facebook comment conversation you want to reply privately to. …
  2. Click on the three-dot menu beside the Facebook comment.
  3. Choose the Reply Privately option in the pop-up menu.
  4. You can now choose to like the comment, reply privately, or take other conversation actions.
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Does hiding a comment on Facebook hide it from everyone?

When you hide a comment from a post on your Page: The comment will still be visible to the person who wrote it and their friends. This can help prevent more unwanted comments. The comment will be hidden for everyone else.

Why can’t I see public posts on Facebook?

Each post you make has its own visibility setting. Visibility includes public, friends, friends-of-friends, and more. If it’s set to something less than public, then people who are not included will see your post as “unavailable”. The catch is that each new post inherits the previous visibility setting.