Do you want to know how easy it is to add or edit county restrictions for your Facebook page? If you do, then you are on the right track. This post will tell you everything you need to know, but only if you read and adhere to the instructions in the article from start to finish.
How to Add or Edit Country Restrictions for Your Facebook Page
On the social media platform, Facebook, when you add restrictions, only [people that meet up with the requirements and criteria’s of your restrictions will see your page. what does this mean then for people who do not meet up with the requirements? Well, this is simple. If you do not meet up with the restrictions and requirements of a Facebook page, you will be deleted, that is if you like the page in the first place.
As a page owner or an admin of a page, you can update the restrictions of your page at just about any time you feel like it. However, people that were removed from your page due to restrictions will not be re-added unless they like your page again. As a page owner or an admin of a page, you should know that you may not be able to share posts on external sites if your page has age or country restrictions.
What You Need To Add or Edit Country Restrictions for Your Facebook Page
You don’t need much! And just like many Facebook page features and tools, you will need to own a page or at least have an administrative role to a page in order to add or edit country restrictions to your Facebook page. If you do not have a page on the platform or you are not a page admin, you will not be able to do the latter.
You can create a page on Facebook for free whenever you feel like it. And just as mentioned already, doing this is free and easy. Anyone on the platform can create a Facebook page.
To get started with the process of creating one, go to www.facebook.com/page. That’s it. If you however have the Facebook mobile app downloaded and installed on your device, you can create one from there too.
Steps to Adding or Editing Country Restrictions for Your Page on Facebook
You already know what it means to add restrictions to your Facebook page and also what you need to have in place in order to get this done. It is now time to learn of the actual steps needed in doing the latter. To add or edit country restrictions on your Facebook page, follow the steps below;
- Go to Facebook and click on the pages option in the left menu from your news feed.
- Next, select your page and click on the Settings option in the bottom left corner.
- Click on country restrictions from the general section.
- Click to add one or more than one countries and then choose to show or hide your page to viewers in those countries you added.
- Lastly, click on save changes.
That’s it! In regards to doing this from a Facebook mobile app, you cannot! As of now, you can only add or edit country restrictions t your Facebook page via the Facebook web through a computer.
This means that you will need to get a computer to get this done. The feature will be available soon on mobile devices, but until then get you a computer now.