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Can you see who views your Facebook?

The social media platform has reached a point where not only finding a person, place, or event has become easy and quick but finding someone who viewed your profile, your videos, your page, and your stories has also become very easy. Within this platform, the most progressing, most used, and advanced social media application is Facebook. It is older than the other applications and is advancing at its own pace.

Just when the competition has taken a sharp end, Facebook is doing all that it can to stay in the top listed applications. Today, these platforms give the users this great opportunity to share as many videos, stories as they shared photo posts in the past, as like the number of likes, comments, or shares. It has started to show a feature like, how many views your stories, photos, or videos have. With this advancing very fast in the application, the users have raised a few questions such as Can you see who views your Facebook?


Though this feature is deep hidden in one’s setting section. The answer to the above question is a ‘Yes.’ Now, one can see the history of people who have been active on your account on Facebook and visited your profile. But, at the same time, it is not yet very certain.  Facebook makes sure that the user’s privacy and safety to be the main priority.

Earlier, this feature was nowhere near being possible. But eventually, smart development took place, and it became possible. But still, for a good number of years, only a definite number of viewers were visible. No visibility of the name of the viewer or their profile was visible.

With the above question about if one can see who viewed their Facebook? , many relatable questions were also placed in line by many Facebook users. These questions focused on individual categories of features that Facebook has from time to time updated on the Facebook app. These features, as mentioned above, include stories, pages, profiles, and videos.


Almost everyone uses these features, so everyone today wants to know the answers to some questions related to these features and their connection to viewers.

The questions that are usually asked are like

Can you see who views your Facebook story? Can you see who views your Facebook page? Can you see who views your Facebook profile? Can you see who views your Facebook videos?

These frequently asked questions are individually answered here. Make sure to share only what is true to the words. As in some of the features, Facebook has permitted the user to see and know the viewer. In some features, Facebook has kept this unknown and anonymous to ensure the user’s utmost safety and privacy.


FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions)

Q.1 Can you see who views your Facebook story?

A.1Yes, it is possible to see who views your stories. Whenever you add a new video story or photo story, a story that lasts just for the next 24hours, you can easily see the number of viewers and the viewer’s name. The safe part is that only you can see the viewers of your story.

To see the viewers, go to your stories section, which is on your Facebook app’s feed page. There, when you tap to open your story, down left, you will see the viewers list. Here, you can tap on it to expand and see the who list of the viewers.

Q.2 Can you see who views your Facebook page?

A.2 This feature has not yet successfully advanced because Facebook has restricted that any third party should easily process this ability to let the users see the pages’ viewers until you post a specific picture or videos. Posting the likes, comments and shares automatically shows the page owner the statistics of the viewers.

Q.3 Can you see who views your Facebook profile?

A.3 Though Facebook follows its sincere security concerns and provide every possible way to keep a user’s security at the top; some mixed sources still have got the news that within the app, in the setting section, a feature has been added, where one can view the list of viewers of their profile.

Q.4 Can you see who views your Facebook videos?

A.4 Like the page view, it is not yet possible to see the views for one’s uploaded videos. Though Facebook still allows you to see the number of exact views your video has received.


Facebook has been the digital world that helped people become more connected, stay updated and stay in contact. It has been growing fast and speedy; as the most used application, its recently updated features of easy-to-share stories, videos, and other features have increased brought back its old active users.

Just like any other application is bringing this interesting feature to let you see who views your different activities like your stories or videos. More than just a number, it has now become possible to see the identity of the viewer. In the very same way, Facebook has also activated these features.

For now, this feature to see the list of viewers can be seen in their stories section. This feature is not yet activated in other activities, and the possibility of its being activated is yet not as much sure. Though many outside apps are trying to make this possible, Facebook is barring them from getting in and doing so.

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