HOW TO FIND A FACEBOOK POST ID

Learn how to get a Facebook post id or Facebook post url with these easy and simple steps. You might need a facebook post id when boosting a post on Facebook Ads manager but the post you want to boost does not appear on the drop down of recent Facebook posts list. In that case, the only option is to provide Facebook with the exact post id.


FACEBOOK ADS MANAGER ALLOWS TO FIND A SPECIFIC POST BY ITS POST ID THEN YOU CAN BOOST IT (MAKE IT A PAID AD) AS PER BELOW SCREENSHOT

Facebook ads manager asking for post id

Facebook ads manager asking for post id

GETTING A FACEBOOK POST ID

  • Find the post you want to boost on ads manager.
  • Click on the post date.
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  • A new window will open with the exact post URL
  • Have a look a look at the URL and pay precise attention to the last long number after the second last back slash /
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how to get facebook post id number on post url

  • Viola! that’s the post id!
  • Now you can add that number into the box provided in ads manager
  • Your facebook post should now appear as an option to be sponsored/boosted ūüôā



HOW TO FIND A FACEBOOK POST ID

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