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Managing Facebook accounts on Publer

What Facebook accounts are supported in Publer?



You can connect your Facebook Pages, Store Location Pages, and Groups on Publer.

In order to add a Page on Publer, you need to have the role of an Admin or an Editor.
To add a Group on Publer, you have to be an Admin of the Group.


What posts can we share on Facebook through Publer?



The supported post types are:

Status updates
Single photo posts
Multi-photo posts (no limit on the photos per post)


Facebook Multi-Photo Posts


Links


Facebook Link Posts


Organic Carousels (up to 10 slides)
Single video posts
Albums
Reels


Facebook Reels


Stories (single-photo or single-video)



Facebook Stories


GIFs

Read about all the post limitations for Facebook here.

What are the main Facebook features in Publer?



Facebook Carousel posts can be created within Publer, to help you reach more people on Facebook in a visually-compelling way.

Facebook carousel

Posting stories directly to your Facebook Page through Publer. Stories can be a single photo or a single video that does not exceed 60 seconds. Learn more about that here.
You can also schedule photos to an existing Facebook album though Publer. You can learn about it here.

Facebook albums

Tagging/mentioning other Facebook Pages with certain limitations.
You can add follow-up comments to your posts and even manage your comments of published posts from within Publer.

Keep in mind, you can only manage your comments for Facebook Pages and Facebook Groups when posting as a Page to that Group..

The Call-To-Action (CTA) buttons, which will increase your click-through rate and overall engagement of your links.

Call-To-Action for Facebook posts

FAQs:




Can I connect a Personal Facebook account?

No, you can't connect a Personal account due to API limitations from Facebook. You can only add Facebook Groups, Pages & Location Pages.


Can I post Facebook stories through Publer?

Yes, Facebook stories are supported and you can post them directly to your Facebook Pages through Publer. Learn more [here]().


Can I add polls and questionnaires on Facebook Pages and Groups through Publer?

No, you won't be able to add polls and questionnaires on Facebook Pages and Groups through Publer due to API limitations from Facebook. You can stay updated here regarding this feature.


Can I change who I am Posting as for Facebook Groups?

Yes, you can change who you're posting as for Facebook Groups. You can post as any Member, if you're an Admin of the Group with your Personal profile. Moreover, you can post as a Page if the Page is an Admin of the Group and they are linked and if you are an Admin of the Group or an Admin of the Page linked to the Group.


Related articles:



How to make a Facebook Page an Admin of a Facebook Group
How to connect Facebook Groups managed by a Personal Profile or a Page
How to connect Facebook Pages & Location Pages
How to create Facebook carousel posts
How to schedule Facebook Reels
How to schedule photos to an existing Facebook album
How to change who I am Posting as for Facebook Groups
Why are Facebook Personal Profiles NOT supported?
How to connect a Facebook Page to an Instagram Account
How to install Publer on a Facebook Group

Updated on: 13/11/2023

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