How to See Who Viewed Your Facebook Story?

Your Quick Answer:

  1. To see who viewed your Facebook story, just open Facebook on your device You navigate to your story at the top of the page and click open it to view the story.
  2. Press “Your Story” at the top of your Feed page above, it takes a while, and then your story loads, picture, video whatever you have put up shows.
  3. Then Tap the Viewers “eye” option in the bottom left of any photo or video you choose.
  4. Now you can see the profile pictures and know which people have exactly seen your story, but if you do not see them it means your stories have not been seen yet.
  5. You can see the name and profiles of our viewers only if they are added as our Facebook friends, the rest will be shown as “Other viewers”, anonymous.

When you put up a photo or video on your story, you can anyway check to see who has seen it. Only you can see who exactly has viewed your story in that period.

Can Someone See that you Viewed their Facebook Story if not Friends?

Unfortunately, the “Other Viewers” on Facebook cannot be seen. In the settings of Facebook, if the story’s privacy setting is set to the “Public” mode, you’re then only able to see the followers who viewed your story, but not their names. If your story’s privacy setting is set to “Public” mode, then all will be able to view the story.

People who’ve already viewed your story that you’re not friends with on Facebook will be listed under “Other Viewers”. But their names will not be seen. The users under the list “Other Viewers” will be hidden and anonymous. This policy is not liked by many users as they are not able to see who the “Other Viewers” identities are.

1. How to See who Viewed your Facebook Story?

When you put up a photo or video on your story, you can anyway check to see who has seen it. Only you can see who exactly has viewed your story in that period.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Open Facebook on your device.

Step 2: You navigate to your story at the top of the page and click open it to view the story.

Step 3: Press “Your Story” at the top of your Feed page above, it takes a while, and then your story loads, picture, video whatever you have put up shows.

Your Story

Step 4: Then Tap the Viewers “eye” option in the bottom left of any photo or video you choose.

Tap the Viewers “eye

Step 5: Now you can see people with the display profile icons. To see more picture profiles of people who have viewed the story click on the “^ icon”.

 click on the “+ icon

Step 6: Now you can see the profile pictures and know which people have exactly seen your story.

 Note: If this is not visible then no, one has viewed your story till now.

2. How to See Who Viewed Your Facebook Story after Expired?

Facebook keeps upgrading itself often, after launching the short story feature recently Facebook is now starting an update in this new feature where the users can see the viewers who watched their stories before the story expires.

Facebook just launched an upgrade that you can see the total number of people who saw your last expired story and with that, it also provides a link to see the list of people who viewed your story after it expired. With this new upgrade, people will feel more excited to upload their stories and they will be able to check their viewers even after their story expires.

🔴 Steps To Follow:

Step 1: Open Facebook on your device.

Step 2: Click on “profile” in the section and then your profile appears.

Click on “profile

Step 3: Now you have your profile on your screen, look for the “three dots” and that opens a series of options in series.

three dots

Step 4: Now you choose the “Story Archive” option from the three-dot options. Now get a link in that.

Step 5: Now, all the old stories along with the recently expired ones are shown.

story list

Frequently asked Questions:

1. How to See Who Viewed your Story after 24 Hours?

Facebook just launched an upgrade that you can see the total number of people who saw your last expired story and with that, it also provides a link to see the list of people who viewed your story after it expired.

All you must do is open Facebook, go to profile choose the three dots and see the story archived section.

2. Why can’t I see who viewed my Facebook story?

When you put up a photo or video of your story, you can always check to see who has viewed it. Only you can see who has viewed your story. But the only is visible if the people who have viewed your story are on your Facebook friend list, or else people who have your story but are not your friends on Facebook will not be visible and their names will be just like “other viewers” and their names will be shown as anonymous.

3. Can Someone see I viewed their Facebook story if I deactivate my account?

Yes deactivating your account will not show your name in the viewed list. So you can do login to Facebook normally and watch all the stories that you want to see. Once you’re done with this, you can now deactivate your Facebook account. Doing so then will not show you among those who watched the story, so you can stay completely anonymous in the name.

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