In this post, you’ll learn how to know who viewed your Facebook featured collections.
In a recent update, Facebook added a feature that allows you to pin some folders with pictures at the top of your profile.
It is a great way to personalize even more your Facebook profile with your favorite pictures.
Now, let’s answer the main asked question about featured collections on Facebook and how to actually see who viewed your Facebook featured collections.
What is a Featured collection on Facebook?
A Featured collection on Facebook is a collection of pictures you want to keep at the top of your Facebook profile.
Facebook featured collections are like Instagram stories highlights.
Basically, you can easily categorize your favorite photos on your profile so people can easily browse them.
What’s cool with that feature is that as a story, you can see who viewed your featured collection on Facebook.
Who can see your featured collection on Facebook?
Basically, it will depend on your privacy settings but by default anyone can see your featured collection on Facebook.
Your friends and the friends of your friends will be able to see your featured collection.
Can you see who viewed your featured collection on Facebook?
Yes, like a story, you can see who viewed your collection on Facebook.
If one of your friends see your collection of photos, you’ll be able to see exactly who viewed it.
If you are not friends with this person, you won’t be able to see who viewed your featured collection exactly.
See who viewed your featured Facebook collections
So now you know that you can see who viewed your featured collections on Facebook, but how to actually do it?
No worries, we got you covered.
Follow along these steps to see your featured collections viewers :
- Go to your facebook profile
- Get to the featured collections section
- Tap on any featured collection
- Tap on “X viewers” : X being the number of people who viewed your facebook collection
- You’ll see the full list of all friends that saw your featured collection.
- Scroll down to see the full list and all identities of people who viewed your featured collection
As you can see, it is pretty straightforward to know who viewed your featured collection and it works basically like on Instagram.
Instagram is owned by Facebook and their team is definitely trying to uniformize the features between the 2 platforms.
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What does the “others” section mean in the featured Facebook collection?
At step 5, you might have noticed a section called “Others” in your featured collection. (at the bottom of your screen)
Basically, “Others” gathers people who saw your collection and whom you are not friends with. Therefore, they are anonymous and you won’t be able to know who saw exactly your Facebook featured collection.
Even if you tap on the section Others, it won’t show the profile of your non-friend viewers.
If you don’t have the “others” section, it means that only friends of yours saw your featured collection on Facebook.
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What is a featured viewer on Facebook?
Basically, featued viewers are friends who looked at your featured collection.
Friends who have glanced at your photo are featured viewers.
In other words, they are friends of yours who visited your profile and then viewed your “Featured” story or collection.
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