HOW TO: Keep Your Facebook Updates Private
We’ve already shared some of the basics about how to use Facebook’s privacy settings to keep your personal updates, well, personal. Now it’s time for some more advanced techniques using the newer features Facebook implemented only a couple of months ago.
If you have a lot of Facebook friends, you probably have some work friends, some family, and other groups in the mix. You don’t want to block any of them out completely, but sometimes you want to share some info with one group but not with the other.
Previously, we showed you how to set privacy rules for each list, but Facebook recently added the ability to make each individual post or status update visible only to the people you want. Here we’ll show you how to use that feature in tandem with friends lists to get the most out of Facebook without worrying about stepping on any toes or sharing information with an unwanted audience. Maybe this HOW TO will even prevent you from getting fired!Step 1: Divide Your Friends Into ListsStep 2: Choose Who Can See Your Posts