How do I share my website content on Facebook Timeline?

Once you build your website, you will want to promote and share your site with the world for more traffic and exposure.  And one of the easiest ways to do that is to share your website to Facebook or other social media platforms.  Since more than 1 billion people are on Facebook, and it’s the most popular social media platform, sharing your website to Facebook is a no brainer.

Now if you hate Facebook, or don’t have a Facebook account, no worries, you can still benefit from what I am going to teach you, because other people will want to share your website to Facebook as well.

In this short 2 min video below, you will learn step-by-step  how to share your website to Facebook.

Steps to Share Your Website to Facebook:

  1. Pick a page or blog post to share
  2. Click on your “Share on Facebook” button.  (Note there are many free WordPress plugins out there to share on Facebook and Social Media)
  3. Decide if you want to share your article to your personal profile, fan page, or in a group
  4. Write a little note to go along with your post and click “Post to Facebook”
  5. Now watch people come to your website from finding you on Facebook 🙂

If you would like to see how I shared this article on Facebook, just go here to my Facebook profile.

And if you want another easy Facebook tip. go here for a simple tip to get more traffic from Facebook to your site.  It’s something that few people take advantage of, but can have a big impact on your site and your business.

Now this short video with these steps are to teach you how to share your WordPress website to Facebook, but don’t stop there.  Share it on Twitter, LinkedIn, Google Plus, and any other social media site you have!

Did you know that you have multiple options when it comes to sharing the Facebook posts you see in your News Feed? From sharing a post directly to your own News Feed to doing so outside of the Facebook application itself, our guide breaks down your many options.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Facebook app on iOS.

Step 1: Tap “Share” on the post you’d like to share.

How do I share my website content on Facebook Timeline?

From here, you have multiple options:

Option 1: If you want to quickly share the post to your own timeline, select “Share Now.”

How do I share my website content on Facebook Timeline?


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Facebook allows people to connect with family, friends, and loved ones through various means of communication.

Sometimes that communication is sharing the latest stories, forecasts, or even cat videos that appear on the social network's News Feed. If you see a post on Facebook that you absolutely have to share with other people, here's how to do it.

Note: You may be unable to share a post if the original poster has privacy restrictions on it.

How to share a post on Facebook on a computer

1. Locate the post which you want to share and press the Share button in the bottom-right corner of the post.

share button facebook

Click Share.Kyle Wilson

2. In the pop-up menu that appears, select Share now if you want to instantly share the post or Share to News Feed if you want more control, including the ability to add descriptive text to the post you shared. 

  • If you select Share to News Feed, you will be presented with additional options for customization, such as the option to add a comment, tag people, add a photo, or share it with specific lists of friends. 
  • Depending on the original post's privacy settings, you may also have the ability to share the post with a group, in Messenger, to a Page, to a friend's profile, or to your Story. 

share options facebook

You may have a variety of Share options.Kyle Wilson

3. If you selected Share to News Feed, click Post. 

How to share a post on Facebook in the mobile app

1. In the app, select Share in the post you want to highlight. 

share facebook

Tap the Share icon.Kyle Wilson

2. You can choose to enter a description in the text field. A button on the top right allows you to expand the window to give you more options, like tagging people or using emojis. 

share options

You can add text and customize your shared post.Kyle Wilson

3. Tap Share Now or Post (if you're in the expanded view). 

How to share a post on Facebook on a mobile browser

1. Tap Share on the post you want to promote. 

2. Tap Share Now to instantly share the post on your News Feed and profile page. Tap Write Post to add a description before you send it and change your audience.

mobile share

Choose an option from the Share menu.Kyle Wilson

3. If you selected Write Post, tap Post.

Quick tip: If you are sharing a news article before you've clicked on it, you might get a prompt asking you if you are sure. This was a change made in May 2021. You can either view the article by pressing Open Article or continue by pressing Continue Sharing.

Kyle Wilson

Kyle Wilson is an editor for the Reference team, based in British Columbia, Canada. Outside of Insider, his work has also appeared in publications like The Verge, VICE, Kotaku, and more. He periodically guest co-hosts the Saturday tech show "Tech Talk" on the iHeartRadio station C-FAX 1070.

How do I share my website content on Facebook?

Post your link on your wall and News Feed In order to do this, you'll want to paste your website's URL in the post box. You can find the post box in your Facebook Business Page under 'posts. ' Once you paste your URL, wait for a featured image of your website and title to appear.

How do I post a website to a Facebook post?

How do I share a link on Facebook?.
Scroll to the top of your Feed and tapWhat's on your mind....
Enter the link..
Add an optional update..
Tap Post..

Why can't I share my website on Facebook?

If you post your website URL too many times in a short period, you might accidentally trigger the Facebook anti-spam algorithm, which could lead to a blocked URL. Or, you might've just gotten blocked through no fault of your own. Facebook's algorithms are not perfect and you can sometimes just be unlucky.

How do I share something on my Facebook timeline?

How do I share a post I see on my Feed on Facebook?.
Share Now..
Write Post. Post. To share to a friend's timeline, tap Share to Facebook and select Friend's Timeline. Type your friend's name, then tap Post. audience selector..
Send as Message. Send..
Share in a Group. Post..
Share to a Page. Post..