The other day a friend called me very worried because he had put his name and surname your Google and are appeared in the search engine thanks to his Facebook profile. If you are a lover of your privacy this can become a problem, luckily there are tools such as Google's right to be forgotten that allow you to eliminate this type of search, even if the process is a bit cumbersome because you will have to fill out a form . That's why today in The Power Of The Green Android we will show you how you can hide your Facebook on Google by simply activating a function in the application.
Why is my Facebook name appearing on Google?
Why you have activated the function it allows search engines to track your profile, then everything that is indexable will appear in any search engine, be it Google, Bing, Yandex, Ecosia or Yahoo.
How to remove my facebook from search engines step by step 2022
prevent Google from displaying your first and last names from your Facebook profile, the first thing we will have to do is enter the official application of Mark Zuckerberg. Once inside we must follow these steps:
- Click on 3 horizontal lines at top right.
- We select «Settings and Privacy».
- We enter "Settings".
In «Public and Visibility» we select the section that says "How other people can find you and connect with you".
How to Hide My Facebook Name in Google Quick and Easy 2022
Here we have to go to the bottom option which says "Do you want search engines outside of Facebook to link to your profile".
If this feature is activated, search engines may link to your profile in their results to avoid this, we need to do the following:
- We uncheck the box that says "Allow non-Facebook search engines to link to your profile".
- When you ask us again if we want turn off Facebook public search, we will confirm it by selecting "Deactivate".
It should be noted that the process of removing your first and last names from your Facebook profile it will take days or even weeks to disappear from Google and other search engines as the crawling process is slow.
If you have any questions you can always leave me a comment and I will try to answer them if I have time. Don't forget that it would help me a lot if you share this tutorial with your friends and family through your social networks. Thanks for everything!