How to Make Relationship Status Appear on Facebook

By Leigh Thompson

Your relationship status is a field that appears in your Facebook profile. You have eleven options to choose from when you add your relationship status. Setting your status is important if you are on Facebook to connect with other people in a romantic fashion. Add your relationship status to your profile; once it is set, change your Account settings to determine who can see your relationship status on your Facebook profile.

Add Relationship Status

Step 1

Log in to your Facebook account.

Step 2

Click on "Profile" in the top-right corner of the Facebook page. Click the button to "Edit Profile" located in the top-right corner of the subsequent page.

Step 3

Click the link for "Featured People."

Step 4

Choose a relationship status from the drop-down list of options. Click the "Save changes" button.

Make Relationship Status Appear

Step 1

Click the "Account" link in the top-right corner of any Facebook page. Choose "Privacy settings" from the list of options.

Step 2

Click the link to "Customize Settings." Click the drop-down box next to "Relationships." Choose who you want to see your relationship status from the list of options.

Step 3

Click the "Facebook" logo to return to your "News Feed."