How To Add or Remove Your Facebook Profile In Google: Facebook Privacy Tips

August 27, 2009

in Tools & Extras

Many people don’t want Google to index their facebook profile due to privacy reasons, so if you are among those then here is a very simple 2 step procedure to remove or add your facebook profile in Google search.

Facebook Profile indexed in Google

Follow these 2 easy steps to Hide/Unhide your facebook profile from Google search listings:

Step 1: Log-in to your facebook account and hover the mouse on Settings tab in the top right corner of your facebook homepage. Select the Privacy settings in the dropdown menu.

facebook privacy settings

Step 2: Under the privacy settings click on the Search Tab. Now check “Create a public search listing for me” and save the changes. By doing this you are allowing facebook to get your facebook profile indexed by google. So this is how you can get your facebook profile in google search listings.

Facebook Public Search Listing

Now to hide your facebook profile from google search listings simply uncheck the public search listing checkbox and save the changes.



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1 Wilco de Vries September 25, 2012 at 2:50 am

Hi,
My son died two months ago.
I want to remove his whole facebook account.
How could this be done.
Regards, Wilco de Vries.

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