Search

Facebook changes: How you can still see your favourite pages first

PUBLISHED: 14:45 25 January 2018 | UPDATED: 10:07 26 January 2018

Facebook Logo Credit: Facebook

Facebook Logo Credit: Facebook

Facebook

Changes to the Facebook newsfeed have been announced by Mark Zuckerberg, but what does this mean for us?

First, go to your Help and Settings section on Facebook and click on Newsfeed preferences First, go to your Help and Settings section on Facebook and click on Newsfeed preferences

Mr. Zuckerberg is keen to see more conversations between friends and family in the Facebook newsfeed and less interaction from publishers and big brands.

The changes are welcomed by many who believe Facebook has become an array of adverts and videos, however it also means that posts from smaller, local companies will be much less prominent as you scroll through your newsfeed.

If you have noticed you’re no longer seeing our Facebook page near the top of your newsfeed, a simple alteration can ensure you are still the first to receive all of our local and breaking news we publish to Facebook throughout the day.

1. On your profile go to Help and Settings.

Click on priortise who to see in your Facebook newsfeed Click on priortise who to see in your Facebook newsfeed

2. Then, go to News Feed Preferences and then click on ‘Prioritise who to see first’.

3. From here, you can pick who you would like to more of - whether that be friends, family, or even Facebook pages like us.

Alternatively, go to the Facebook page you wish to read more from, and tap the ‘following’ button (next to the ‘like’ button), followed by the ‘see first’ button. You can make these changes on your tablet, phone, or computer.

For more information visit Facebook’s help guide here.

You can pick and choose who you would like to see more of in your Facebook newsfeed You can pick and choose who you would like to see more of in your Facebook newsfeed

Related Links:

Beccles and Bungay Journal on Facebook

Dereham Times on Facebook

Diss Mercury on Facebook

Eastern Daily Press on Facebook

EDP King’s Lynn on Facebook

EDP Sport on Facebook

Evening News on Facebook

Fakenham Times on Facebook

Great Yarmouth Mercury on Facebook

North Norfolk News on Facebook

The Pink Un on Facebook

Thetford and Brandon Times on Facebook

Watton and Swaffham Times on Facebook

Wymondham and Attleborough Mercury on Facebook

Other News

53 minutes ago

Easy does it! A mill on the Norfolk Broads has been fitted with new sails as part of a National Trust restoration project.

08:47

A doctoral research student from Great Yarmouth will be travelling to London to present his chemistry research to a range of politicians and a panel of expert judges.

It has been described as an epidemic which affects more than 40,000 people in Norfolk alone.

Yesterday, 19:03

We are proud of our region and want to shout out about from the rooftops.

Most Read

Thu, 08:16

A boys’ haircut dubbed the ‘meet me at McDonald’s’ has fallen foul of uniform rules at a Yarmouth high school

Read more
Mon, 11:46

Police have confirmed more than 30 cars were vandalised in the North Yarmouth area over the weekend.

Read more
Norfolk Police
Wed, 14:07

The family of a Gorleston mother-of-four have paid an emotional tribute to her after she died when she was involved in a collision with a motorcycle in Bradwell last week.

Read more
James Paget University Hospital
Tue, 11:57

Dumping six bags of rubbish next to a green recycling bin has cost a Gorleston man £150 in court and clear-up costs.

Read more
Tue, 16:49

One member of a gang who stole nitrous oxide canisters meant for “life saving” surgery has been jailed for more than two years.

Read more
Norwich Crown Court

Local Weather

Sunny

Sunny

max temp: 2°C

min temp: 1°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the Great
Yarmouth Mercury

e-edition today

Subscribe

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter