I guess the moral of the story is that you should always be cautious about how you handle these things, and even if you don't want to make a public spectacle of something like a break-up, you should probably try to keep people in the loop. Well, the entire time I have been on Facebook, I have not had one. In reality, a breakup needs to be exactly what it says: a break. Once you are in a confirmed relationship, you can choose to hide it from everyone on your friends list, specific people or everyone on Facebook. That way it didn't show up on everyone's wall.
If someone declares that he is in a relationship with you -- such as an engagement or marriage -- you can choose to either confirm the relationship or waive confirmation. You can also make the update visible only to you, or a specific group of people. Next, head straight to your profile and click About, then Family and Relationships in the left column. Your parent or sibling might not be too happy if they find out about your engagement on Facebook instead of hearing it directly from you. The only way you can completely re-engage so that the next right person can come along is to keep your side of the street, online and off, clean and clear. Isn't it easier just not to have the relationship status appear at all in the profile? About the Author Kefa Olang has been writing articles online since April 2009.
Don't want any relationship status whatsoever to appear on your profile? Please leave a comment to start the discussion. Whether you want to share your good relationship news with your Facebook friends or give them reason to lament your newly single status, you do not need to find a computer and log in to your account to update your relationship status. Once they confirm, your status will appear in your profile. Then we got distracted by something else and it just was never a priority. How to add a relationship as a life event on your profile: To add a relationship to a life event on your Facebook profile, do the following; 1.
And, you can also choose exactly who your share or don't share your status with. God forbid the day I get engaged. Many times some people want to change their relationship status on Facebook, but without letting others know about it. Both of these situations and many in between beg the question: just how do you change your relationship status on Facebook while keeping your news feed followers in the dark? You could of course change your photo settings there but the beans will definitely be spilled then. We hope these tools will help people end relationships on Facebook with greater ease, comfort and sense of control. Let it sink in privately, and choose to update your status when much of the emotional dust has settled.
Facebook provides a privacy option to confirm or disapprove a relationship someone has put you in. They still spent time together and went places with friends, and yes,they hid their relationship status on facebook. If you are looking for a serious, lasting relationship then give it time to develop before you open it up to the public scrutiny of and friends. We want social media to be privy to our highs, not our lows. In the Basic Info box that opens, locate the Relationship section. About Kim LaCapria Kim LaCapria is a social media enthusiast, long-time Inquisitr.
Click on that Edit link. Countless friends of his ex crawled out of the woodwork to bash him, thinking that he had spontaneously dumped her or was cheating. Young people are more likely to change their relationship status within days of starting to see someone new. Not to mention the whole thing made him feel terrible for having left her, even though he knew it was right thing to have done. There you have it: a foolproof way to sever the ties without blasting the update to the Facebook world. They guilt-tripped him so badly it took him months to get over it. If you ever cared about someone, you shouldn't allow all your friends to comment publicly on the demise of your relationship.
Oh and our friends they all know we're back together and we go out with them. You can change this to Public, Only Me hidden , Custom, or you can choose from your. By then, it was old news to anyone who really mattered. Every single person they know on Facebook wants an invite to the wedding. Select your relationship status from the drop-down menu.
You can choose who can see your relationship status by tapping the Privacy menu in the bottom-left corner of the relationship editor section. In fact, for some posting a status update or a picture quote, or even tweeting feelings of rejection or disgust with love itself, has essentially become a regular part of the breakup process. That removes it from your news feed but not your profile. This article was co-authored by our trained team of editors and researchers who validated it for accuracy and comprehensiveness. Choose the type of relationship or event you'd like to add.