Facebook: Checking how your Timeline looks like to other people.

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With privacy slowly becoming a major concern in social networking sites, it is important to keep an eye on what information you are giving out. Your facebook timeline is one of the places where you can unintentionally give out information publicly.

To check what your friends, other users and public can see on your timeline, you can use the built-in “View As” tool. This is how to use it:

  1. Go to your Timeline and click on the button “
  2. Click on “View As…” in the dropdown menu.
  3. Now You will see what your Timeline looks to the public. To see how your Timeline appears to someone in specific (friend, collegue, relative ect.) click “View as Specific Person“, type their name in the text box and press enter.