How to Hide or Unhide a Post on Facebook

The method to hide one of your posts on Facebook depends on whether it’s located on your Timeline or on a page you manage. Once you’ve hidden a post, you can unhide it at any time using your account’s Activity Log screen.

...
You can also permanently delete posts from a page.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Hide a Post From Your Timeline

Step

Click your Profile Picture on the main menu along the top of the Facebook website.

...
Clicking your profile picture loads your Timeline.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook
...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Scroll through your posts to locate the one you want to hide and then click the Arrow Icon at the top of the post to display its actions menu.

...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Select Hide From Timeline to hide the selected post.

...
Repeat Steps 2 through 4 for each post you want to hide.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Click the Hide button to confirm you want to hide the post.

Hide a Post From a Page You Manage

Step

Click the Facebook icon on the main menu at the top of the page and then select the page you want to edit. Pages are listed under the Pages heading on the left of the screen.

...
You can also open a page by clicking it in the top right of the screen.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook
...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Locate the post you want to hide and click the Arrow Icon in its top-right corner.

...
If you delete the post completely from your page, you will not be able to unhide it in the future.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Select Hide From Timeline to hide the post from your page. To delete the post completely, select Delete From Page.

...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Click Hide to confirm you want to hide the post from your page.

Unhide Posts

Step

Click the Arrow Icon at the top of any Facebook page and select Activity Log.

...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook
...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Select Posts You’ve Hidden on the menu along the left of the screen.

...
Posts are listed chronologically, with those you’ve hidden recently displayed first.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Locate the post you want to unhide and click the button in its top-right corner.

...
Image courtesy of Facebook.
credit: Image courtesy of Facebook

Step

Click Allowed On Timeline to unhide the post.