We all know that Facebook has become an integral part of people’s lives. Billions of posts are shared everyday on Facebook including photos, texts, videos and events etc. Everyone share detail of their life on Facebook, be it a trip with friends or major life event. Thus, everyone’s timeline is flooded with a lot of posts which may become irrelevant over the time. So, it’s a good idea to bulk delete those irrelevant Facebook posts.
Facebook has allowed users to check their activity logs and delete specific posts since long time. But, this process would take a lot of time if you are deleting multiple posts. However, with current version of Facebook app, you can easily bulk delete Facebook posts on your iPhone or Android device without any problems.
Delete Multiple Facebook Posts on Android and iOS
In current version of Facebook app, you can filter your activities based on Categories, Date, and People. You can select any of these three options to sort your Facebook posts and filter out the ones that you want to delete. After that, you can either archive them or remove them all in one go.
NOTE: The process of deleting bulk Facebook posts is quite similar on both iOS and Android. In this tutorial, we are using screenshots of Android phone.
Step 1: Go to Facebook Profile Settings
First of all, on your iOS or Android device, open the Facebook app and tap on your Profile icon. This will open your Facebook profile page.
Here, under your profile picture, tap on 3-horizontal dots next to Edit profile button. This will open your Facebook profile settings page.
Step 2: Go to Your Posts in Activity Log
Now, on Facebook Profile Settings page, tap on the Activity Log. It will open your activity log settings page.
Here, tap on Manage Your Posts button under Your Posts section. Now, you will see all your posts and from here, you can bulk delete your Facebook posts.
Step 3: Filter your Posts by Categories, Date or People
Now, you will all your Facebook posts here. It is not easy to find the posts you wish to delete but filter can help you here.
So, tap on Filters button to filter out the posts you want to delete. In Filters, you will see three options to sort your posts by Category, Date, and People. Now, select the preferred option to filter the posts you want to bulk delete from Facebook.
In this tutorial, we have selected the Date options for sorting the posts. So, select the start and end date and tap on Done at the top-right corner.
Step 4: Bulk Select and Delete your Facebook Posts
Finally, select all the posts that you want to remove from Facebook and then tap on Archive or Trash button to archive or move all selected posts to trash. Remember, you can restore deleted posts form trash within 30 days of deleting. After that, they will be removed permanently.
Bulk Delete your Facebook Posts in One Go on Android or iPhone
Above tutorial explained how you can delete multiple Facebook posts in your Android and iOS device. Now, you can easily keep your Facebook timeline neat and clean by removing irrelevant posts that too directly from your Facebook app. However, on Facebook you should be careful enough to not post any critical private information to avoid privacy concerns.
Well, hope you liked this tutorial. Feel free to write down your problems and suggestions in the comments down below. We will try to get back to you as soon as possible.