This Tuesday (4) Facebook released the Group Stories, verse of posts that disappear in 24 hours that work within groups of the social network. Available to all users on Android, iPhone (iOS) and the web, the feature brings the same functions as the conventional Stories of the platform, but with extra controls for administrators. The function aims to increase interactivity on the platform with an exclusive resource for participants.
With the new tool it is possible to choose, for example, if any member is allowed to publish or activate the review mode to approve individual posts. The feature similar to the one launched by Instagram. See in the tutorial how to use the main Stories tools in Facebook groups.
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Step 1. Access the Facebook groups menu and select one of the groups you belong to;
Access a Facebook group Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. The feed displays a new "Create Story" or "Add" button. Capture photo or video with your cell phone camera and use the same editing features found in conventional Stories. At the end, tap on "Group Story" to post.
Publish Stories to the Facebook group Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
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Step 1. If you are a group administrator, you can remove posts from Stories, in addition to silence for up to seven days or delete a spamming member. Open a Story, tap the three-dot button to open the options menu and select the desired action;
Remove a post and block a user from the group Foto: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. To prevent the publication of member posts automatically, you need to access the group settings. To do this, first tap the "i" at the top of the screen to open the details and then go to "Go to the administrator tools;
Access the administrator tools for more options Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 3. Click on "Settings" and find the Stories options in the "Discussion" section;
Find Group Stories moderation options Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 4. Define whether all members or only administrators can post Stories. When activating approval, all posts will need to be reviewed and released by administrators or moderators before appearing to the group;
Set restrictions for posts in Stories Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 5. Approval comes in the form of a notification. Tap to see the Story and select, in the buttons below, whether to authorize or not to publish in the group.
Approve or remove a post from Stories in your group Foto: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 1. Unlike the public version, it is not possible to create Stories posts within groups via the computer. To view, click on "View story" at the top right of the screen;
View group stories on your computer Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Step 2. If you are a moderator or administrator, you can also remove Stories and block group members who have posted inappropriate content.
Remove Stories and block users on the PC Photo: Reproduo / Paulo Alves
Ready. Take advantage of the tip and share moments with friends through the Facebook Stories function for groups.
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