How to Delete Facebook Page

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Do you own a Facebook page?
Facebook pages are quite a good medium to reach the audience but many times it happens that the pages don’t serve the appropriate purposes. So, in this case, you might want to delete your Facebook page. For this how to delete Facebook page? Becomes an obvious question.

So, in this article, we will tell you how to delete a Facebook page in easy and simple steps. So, let’s get started:

How to delete Facebook Page?

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Step #1: As the first step you will have to log in to your account with which you have the administrative rights of the page. In order to do so all that you have to do is to visit this page and after that in the log in the section, you will have to enter the corresponding credentials. Once you have done the required, then you have to enter or click on login button. This will bring you to your dashboard or very particularly to the news feed. If you are done with the things as stated, then you are good to go to the next step.

Step #2: Now, in the right corner or the web page or to be more specific on the right pane of the news feed, you may see your page which you want to delete. If you cannot see your page there, then you can consider searching for your page using the search bar.

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This will certainly do the needful for you. Once you are on your page, all that you require is to navigate to the settings tab. You will see the “Settings” tab at the admin panel of the page which is usually located at the top of the page. The settings tab is positioned to the right side of the page. Once you have found so, then you are required to click on it.

Step #3: The previous step will redirect you to the settings section of your page. Under the General settings section, at the bottom, you will see a link as “Delete your page”.

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In order to delete your Facebook page, you are required to click on this. The moment you will click on this, a small text will appear which will tell you that once you have deleted your page, then nobody will be able to see it again. Since you have landed on this page so, we assume that you are determined enough to delete the page.

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So, as the next step, you will have to click on the link which follows the following syntax as “Delete your page”. Once you click on it, then you will get a prompt which will ask you for the final call for deletion. So, you have to click on “Delete” button.

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If you are the only admin of the page, then the chances are that the page will be deleted straight away, but if the page is having multiple admins and a good following, then you page me get hold for 14 days tenure. This measure is taken because you might change your mind and decided not to delete the page.

So, in these 14 days tenure you can revert your call of deleting the page and can get back to action. But in case if you want to delete the page anyway then you need not do anything, and your page will be deleted after this.

Remember; you should have the admin rights for doing the same. If you have any other roles like a content creator or editor, then you cannot delete the page.

How to Unpublish a Facebook Page?

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However, there is one other alternative which you can consider if you do not want to completely remove the Facebook page. You can simply unpublish you Facebook page. Now, you would want to know how to unpublish a Facebook page. So, in this section, we will tell you how to unpublish a Facebook page? So, let’s get started:

Step #1: As usual, you will first have to log in to your account with which you have the administrative rights on the page. Once you have done the mentioned, then you are required to go the page which you want to unpublish.

Step #2: Now, we assume that you are on the page which you want to unpublish. Now in this step, you are required to click on the “Settings” button which is usually positioned at the top most panel which is also the admin panel. You will be redirected to the settings web page. If you have done the required, then you are good to go to the next step.

Step #3: Once you are in the settings section then under the “General” section you will see an option named as “Page Visibility”. You are required to click on it.

The moment you will click on it, you will see a check box next to which “Unpublish Page” is written. You have to check on the check box and then click on “Save changes” button. This will unpublish the page and will only be visible to you and your fellow admins.

You can publish the page anytime by following the same procedure and then following the onscreen instructions. This way you can easily close your Facebook page without deleting it.

This brings us to the end of this tutorial cum guide on how to delete Facebook page? We hope that we were efficient enough to satisfy your curiosity about this topic.

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Shubham Bhatt

A student of life, writer, technology freak, and a thinker. Like to invest my time into Digital Marketing and help clients easily reach their marketing goals with proven strategies and roadmaps.

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