The most used social network in the world is still, by far, Facebook, its popularity is almost unimaginable, what is imaginable is that with so many users, Unhealthy practices have gained momentum. We talk about harassment, teasing, insults and / or criticism.
Given this problem, the platform has seen the need to strengthen the privacy options, this is where the criteria of each user enters to take the measures it deems relevant. For example, prevent comments on your Facebook timeline. If you are interested in setting up your profile with this setting keep reading.
How do you select the type of people you want to comment on your timeline?
As you know, the way you view Facebook posts in chronological order allows any of your friends on the web by defaultcomment on the posts you upload or share. Although this is something you can’t stop now, if you can disable the comments option in your Timeline.
For now, this is the most important security measure that the application provides you, control who or if definitely someone, can make posts in your timeline. By means of the adjustment “job configuration review”, You can establish that any message that someone tries to publish in your biography, is pending, waiting for your review and approval.
On the mobile
First of all Log in or create a facebook account, after that if you can access the settings panel where we will make privacy changes. Then to proceed you must open the app from your mobile phone, select the symbol of the three parallel horizontal bars, in the upper right corner. Then enter “Account Settings ”and then“ Biography and Labeling”.
From this panel you will have the option to return your account more private, through questions-assisted adjustments. Among them, who can publish in your biography, if you want to enable the review of your friends’ tags to authorize their viewing, who can see the posts in which they have tagged you and who can see what third parties publish in your biography.
Go configure each question with the option that suits you best: Everyone, friends of friends, friends or just me. This ensures that you protect your privacy towards third parties on the platform.
Since you are looking to improve your privacy, you should know that it is possible to search for people on Facebook with your email, if this is something you also want to avoid, you can do it from the same settings panel. Now, assuming you want the settings perform from a computer, the procedure to achieve this consists of:
From the Facebook Home, click on the gear symbol in the upper right corner of the Settings. Here the option remains with the same name “Biography and labeling”, When you enter it you will notice that the configuration questions are exactly the same as if you accessed from the mobile, of course.
Remember that to prevent unwanted posts in your Timeline, the most relevant option is?Who can add content to my biography? There you have to choose “Only me” and the tag review to activate it, with this simple step you significantly restrict the option for someone to put what you want in your profile.
How to hide annoying user comments on your timeline?
If you are in a situation where users of the social network, are committing abuses and offenses in your profile or just want to prevent that from happening, you have the option to restrict certain types of words or terms when someone comments on your page. Doing so consists of:
- From the same Settings panel, now click on the “General” section.
- There’s the “Rude Filter” option, change the option from Off to “Moderate” or “High,” as you see fit, that option restricts words commonly considered offensive on the platform.
- If you want to restrict one or more specific words in your profile, the corresponding option is “Page moderation”, enter the terms in question and they will be blocked.
What do you have to do to put the comments on your timeline in ‘Private’?
Every day the privacy of your information is most valuedhaters and attackers seem to be aware of the minimum security gaps, so be sure to block your Facebook account and make it private, because the more restricted you have access to your profile, the more peace of mind you can have.
As we have already established, your Timeline is a space where the information you publish must be in line with what you want to transmit and share. Many times this it prevents you from acting freely, because any user can see what you say or how you react to other posts. Now to avoid this:
- From the Settings option, go to the “Announcements” section.
- Then “Ads settings” and then “Ads that include your social actions.”
- Change the settings to “Nobody”, so your activity will be private.
If you want to disable comments
One of the most drastic options you can take is completely block the display of your posts, with this it will be impossible for a third party to comment on them, from the configuration of “Your activity”, you choose in “Who can see your future publications?” or “Limit who can see your previous posts,” just me. Among all the security and privacy measures that Facebook has, you must make the modifications that best suit your needs.