How can I add featured stories to my Facebook profile?

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Although this feature has been pulled from the Snapchat social network, Instagram is the one driving it. And now on Facebook, the social network with the most users, you can also add featured stories to your profile.

As you may already know, in stories you can upload images or videos that last 24 hours. But if you want them to be visible longer on your profile, you need to add it to featured stories.

Among the new features, now with Facebook you have an archive of stories that are automatically saved every time you share one. With this file you can have access to the expired stories after 24 hours to upload them back to your profile as featured.



How do I add a featured story to my Facebook profile very easily

You can add a featured story on Facebook, in a series of collections so that i your friends can view them at any time without inconvenience.

On the other hand, like your publications, you can configure them as private or allow any user to see them, from the " Privacy Settings". Today Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook belong to the same company, so it's common to see similar features in updates.

To add a featured news to your profile, the first thing you need to do, once inside the application, in the news section, click on your profile photo. In the section "Featured stories", which you can find by scrolling down, select " Add ". Search the archive for the stories you shared previously and then press " Done «.

You can add a name to the story album or customize the audience that will have access to them by positioning yourself in the Settings. Once configured, select » Save ». The featured stories on your profile will be sorted from newest to oldest. You can see how many people have seen your story each time you select it.



Please note that these stories will remain fixed on your profile until you decide to delete them.

How to edit or delete a featured story in just a few steps

If you want to edit or remove a featured story from your Facebook profile, go from the news section to your profile photo, as you did to share it earlier.

Below, in your profile, find and select the featured story you want to delete or edit. After positioning yourself on it, select " Delete the story in the foreground " o «Edit featured story» a depending on what you want to do with it.


Follow the steps and if what you did was change it, remember to save the changes once you are done making all the corrections.

In the beginning, to have a history file, you had to set it up to be automatically saved. However, nowadays it is simpler, as they are automatically saved without making any changes to the settings.

You can access your story archive at any time. To do this, you need to go to the options menu you have on the top left. Within this menu there is a section with «Stories archive». From there you can see all the stories you have posted on Facebook and select the ones that interest you to highlight them and that your friends can see on your profile.


Now that you know how to add featured stories to your Facebook profile, how to edit and search for them, put it to practice to further customize your account.

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