You can easily have two profiles on Facebook - one public account and another for private purposes. You can add another account on Facebook on iPhone or Android very easily. Do you want to make your profile private on the Facebook app? In that case, this article is for you. Making a profile private is not tough at all. You just need to follow the detailed steps mentioned in this article.
Make profile private on Facebook app in 5 Simple Steps
Step 1: Open the Facebook app: In the first step, you only need to get to your Facebook app. You can do it in two ways:
Either you can download the app and enter your details to log in.
Or you can go to Google Chrome and type Facebook.com in the search bar.
Step 2: Tap on the profile icon: In the second step, you need to tap on your profile. You will see a small profile avatar in the top left. You just need to find it and click on it.
Step 3: Tap on the edit profile: In the third step, you simply need to find the option "Edit Profile." You will see Edit Profile beside the option Create Reel. Click on Edit profile (with the icon of a pen).
Step 4: Tap on lock profile: In the fourth step, you will see a drop down menu after you click on Edit profile.
Now you need to click on "Lock profile" out of the options like Archive, View as, Lock Profile, and Digital Collectibles.
Step 5: Tap on lock my profile: In the last step you simply need to see the option "Lock your Profile" and click on it.
These 5 simple steps will make it very simple for you to make your Facebook profile private. Similarly, if you want to create a Facebook group on iPhone or Android, you can do it in a few simple steps.
What will happen after I make my profile private?
If you make your profile private, people who are not a friend on Facebook will not be able to see your profile. They will only be able to see your presence on Facebook.
Will my friends be able to see my profile after I make it private?
Yes, your profile will continue to be visible to people on Facebook but not your media.
Will my friends be able to send me a friend request after I make my account private?
Yes, your friends will be able to see your profile on Facebook and they will see the option of sending request to you.
How safe does my profile get after I make it private?
Your media and information will not be available to everyone after you make your profile private.
When should I make my private profile?
The moment you decide to take your Facebook privacy to the next level, you can make your profile private.
These FAQs are going to make it effortless to make your profile private on Facebook app.