Facebook has become an integral part of everyone’s lives due to the phenomenon called social networking. One can argue that the biggest thing to happen to social media and social networking is Facebook, and they would be right. Whats more is that the company has cemented its feet into the social scene further after the recent acquisitions of Instagram and WhatsApp, making it also one of the most rounded out platforms on the internet and a content creator’s paradise.
When you post something on Facebook, there is a comment section where people who see the post can comment their thoughts, opinions or critiques. While some of the comments are positive, there are some users on Facebook who only want to spread bad faith. While you can;t completelt turn off comments on posts on Facebook, there is a way to prevent unknown users from commenting on your posts.
If you are being subjected to negative comments or harassment on your post comments, you can easily turn off comments for your Facebook posts.
In this tutorial, we will show you how to turn off comments on a Facebook post.
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Open the web browser on your PC/Laptop.
In the URL bar, type in www.facebook.com.
Sign in to your Facebook account.
Tap on the ‘arrow‘ icon on the top right-hand side of the Facebook home page.
Click on the ‘Settings‘ option from the drop-down menu
Click on the ‘Public Posts’ option from the left pane.
Click on the Edit button next to the ‘Public Posts Comments’ option.
Click on the ‘Privacy’ button.
Click on the ‘Friends’ option from the drop-down menu.
When you select this setting, only your Friends will be able to comment on your posts. So, while the public can see the posts, only Friends will be allowed to comment on them.