How to block people from posting on your Facebook Timeline

People gets annoyed and irritated when they receive too many unwanted posts on their Facebook timeline. If this is the same case with you also then no worry, you can easily stop people from posting on your Facebook timeline. In this article we have explained how to block people from posting on your timeline. And if you want to block people to post on your Facebook page, that trick is also explained here. If you want people can post on your Facebook page but first get approval from you, that is also covered in the below methods.

Block people from posting on your Facebook timeline

You can disable option for people to post on your timeline with the method explained below.

  • Open your Facebook account.
  • Click on drop down arrow and then click on Settings.how to log out of facebook from lost phone - settings
  • Look for “Timeline and Tagging” and click on it. On right side you will see the timeline settings.
  • Under “Who can add things to my timeline?”, look for “Who can post on your timeline?” and click on Edit.
  • Click on the drop down as shown in the picture and select Only me.how to block a person from posting on your timeline

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How to stop people from posting on your Facebook  Page Timeline

To block people from posting on your Facebook page timeline or wall, follow the below steps.

  • Open your Facebook account.
  • Next, open your Facebook page by navigating to drop down icon-> page (your Facebook page).
  • Now click on Settings on top right as shown in the picture.how to block everyone from posting on your Facebook page timeline - settings
  • By default General settings will open, if not then click on General and look for Publishing Ability.
  • Publishing Activity defines who can publish (or post) on your Page timeline. Click on Edit link.
  • It will show you the options, choose “Disable posts by other people on my Page timeline”.how to prevent someone from posting on your Facebook page timeline - disable

If you want to let others post on your timeline but first want to get reviewed by you then you have the option for that also.  In this case:

  • Navigate to Settings->General->Publishing Activity.
  • Under Publishing Activity, choose “Allow other people to publish to my Page timeline”.
  • And check the checkbox next to “Review posts by other people before they are shown on my Page”.how to review people post on Facebook page - enable
  • Next, click on Save Changes button.  Now if someone post on your Page timeline, it will first go in moderation which will reviewed by you and depending on you whether you approve it or not, it will be displayed on Page timeline accordingly.

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With the help of above methods you get to know how to block people from posting on your timeline and even how to stop someone from posting on your Facebook page.

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