Whether you use Facebook personally or professionally, follower count is one of the best metrics you can use to find out who might visit your profile besides your close friends.
So, want to know how to see who follows you on Facebook?
The “follow” option is a quiet way to see your public posts instead of sending you a friend request, meaning there may be some people who can see your public updates (if your profile is public) without being on your friends list.
If you want to see who follows you on Facebook, keep reading!
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How to See Who Follows You on Facebook
If your Facebook profile posts are set to “Public”, you can have followers. If it is set to private only, then you cannot have followers.
However, you can too allow users to follow you by selecting “Public” next to your post settings.
Follow the steps below to check your Facebook followers on your personal profile:
- Go to your profile and go to your “Friends” tab.
- Then, click “Followers.”
- See your follower list there.
If you use the Facebook app, you can also see your follower count in the “About” section. Just click on that count to see who is following you.
How to See Who Follows Your Facebook Page
More than just checking your Facebook profile’s followers, you can also view your own Facebook page’s follower list.
Here’s how to see who follows your Facebook page:
- Go to your Facebook page
- Select “Settings” from the left sidebar menu.
- Then, select the “Other People and Pages” tab.
- Click the drop-down menu of the page and select the “People Who Follow This Page” option.
- View your page’s follower list.
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However, keep in mind that you may not be able to see everything because some people have made their profiles private.