Reconnect with Unfollowed Friends, Pages & Groups on Facebook
Facebook allows users to follow and unfollow friends, pages, and groups whenever they want. This is to see much or fewer (posts) on the News Feed. However, Facebook does make changes in the settings on the Facebook app, also in the latest Facebook design for PC. Thus some settings have been moved by Facebook from one to another category. As back in 2019, the reconnecting option was there in the “Your time on Facebook” section. But now in 2023, it’s there in the News Feed Preferences.
This is why I am writing this article to let you know the latest procedure to reconnect with someone, friends, pages, or groups you unfollowed on Facebook. So that you can see more (posts) from them on your news feed. Here are the follower’s settings on Facebook to show your followers to others. Now without wasting time, let’s get started…
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If you unfollow someone on Facebook and then follow them again, will they know?
According to Meta, if you unfollow someone on Facebook and follow them again, they won’t get notified. So, this confirms that, if you wanna reconnect with someone you unfollowed on Facebook, they don’t get a notification about it. In short, they won’t know. So, in this case, you are totally on the safe side. You can independently connect, unfollow and reconnect with pages, groups, and someone on Facebook whenever you want.
How to See Who I Unfollowed on Facebook 2023
Can I see who I unfollowed on Facebook? Yes, It’s possible to take a look at the list of people, friends, groups, and pages you unfollowed on Facebook. You can do so on the Facebook mobile app or using the Facebook desktop version. Anyways, I am going to show you both methods to see it. Here is how to do it:
On Facebook app
To see who I unfollowed on Facebook: Open the Facebook app, and go to the menu. Then tap the Settings & Privacy option then Settings. Now scroll down and tap the News Feed option under the Preferences section. Now tap the “Reconnect” option to see the list of Unfollowed on Facebook.
On Facebook using PC
To check who you unfollowed on Facebook: Click your profile photo at the top right. Now click Settings & Privacy then click the “Feed Preferences” option. Click Reconnect, and there you will see a list of all unfollowed friends, pages, and groups.
Reconnect with Friends, Pages & Groups You Unfollowed on Facebook
Now let me show you the latest procedure to reconnect with your friends, a page, or a group on Facebook you unfollowed. Actually, there are two methods to do so. You can use either the Facebook mobile app or the Facebook PC version to do it. I am gonna show you both methods and the choice is yours to follow the one which is easy for you. Please have a look at the below easy steps:
On Facebook app
- Open the Facebook app.
- Tap the Menu.
- Now tap Settings & Privacy then Settings.
- Under Preferences tap News Feed.
- Tap Reconnect, then tap once to select and Follow a friend, a page, or a group.
- That is it.
Keep in mind that once you tap on a friend’s profile photo, on a page, or on a group you Unfollowed. You don’t need to do anything else; that single tap will Follow them again. You can simply go back and tap the Reconnect option to see the updated list. Note: Blocked contacts won’t appear in the unfollowed list.
On Facebook Web (PC)
- Click your profile photo at the top right.
- Now select Settings & Privacy.
- Go to Feed Preferences then click Reconnect.
- You can follow the + icon next to any friend’s name, page, or group to follow them again on Facebook.
Now you will start to see more posts and updates from a person, a page, or a group on Facebook. As I have mentioned earlier, Facebook doesn’t notify any page or group owner, or person that someone followed or unfollowed you. In short, you are the only person who will see the changes.
Reconnect with a group or page directly
You can also choose to reconnect with someone directly. If you don’t wanna see the list of Unfollowed pages and groups, etc. Then, follow this method:
- Visit the group or page you’d like to follow.
- Click near their cover picture.
- Now click the Follow option on a page or group.
- That is it, you have successfully followed a page or group.
Reconnect with a Person directly you Unfollowed
For your information, you are following your Facebook friends automatically. However, if there is a person you wanna reconnect with, here are the easy steps you need to follow:
- Search for the person’s name.
- Go to their profile.
- Click the little avatar icon with a check mark.
- Now click the Follow option.
- That is it, you have successfully Followed someone on Facebook.
How do I follow someone again after unfollowing them?
There are two methods to follow someone again after unfollowing them. Here are the easy steps you need to follow:
Open the Facebook app, go to Menu > Settings & Privacy, and tap Settings. Tap News Feed under the Preferences section, and tap Reconnect. In the list, tap once on a person’s profile to unfollow that person.
There are two methods to do the same, and both methods gonna work. However, you can choose to see the complete list of unfollowed people and from there you can tap someone’s tap to reconnect with them. Alternatively, you can find the profile of the unfollowed person, tap the avatar icon and select the Follow option to follow the person again.