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Change the default info-box in Facebook

Step by step tutorial on how to change to a different image and text when linking to a website on Business Facebook Page?

We get the question so often, so here is a simple “How to change Facebook image / text when sharing”.

Copy the link to the website in the browser.

Paste it into the Facebook update.

The image that appears you might not like. Like this one for example:

facebook share change image text

Under the info box, you will see a + sign. Click on it and upload one you like. 

facebook share change image text

Click the small x on the right hand side to remove the one you did not want.

facebook share change image text

Now the image you uploaded will be displayed instead.

facebook share change image text

You might not like the text that is displayed. Click on the text itself to change.

facebook share change image text

You can do the same for the heading. Click on it to change.

facebook share change image text

Now you have changed everything that was displayed by default.

facebook share change image text

If you don’t want any of it to appear you just press the x at the top right.

facebook share change image text

Then upload a picture that you would like with the post to attract attention.

facebook share change image text

If you are posting to your private Facebook page.

If you post a link on your private Fb page it works a bit differently.

facebook share change image text

If you don’t want the default image you just press the x at the top right.

facebook share change image text

After deleting the image you can post as is and/or change the text as before by clicking on the text itself.

facebook share change image text

If you want an image, you press the image symbol as you would normally when posting.

facebook share change image text

However, after choosing an image, the info box will disappear.

facebook share change image text

The update will now have the link and the image you choose. You can write as much text as you like before or after the link.

facebook share change image text
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