How To Pin A Post In A Facebook Group? [in 2021]

If you want a Facebook post in your group to always show up at the top position of the Facebook group feed, the best thing you can do is to pin the post in the Facebook group.

But how you can pin a post in a Facebook group? That is what we are going to show you step by step in this tutorial.

Can you pin a post in a Facebook Group?

Yes, you can pin a post in a Facebook group, if you are the admin or moderator of the Facebook group and you have made the Facebook group post an announcement first.

Let’s see how to do this step by step. You can also check this video tutorial:

How to pin a post in a Facebook group?

So if you want to pin a post in a Facebook Group, here is how you can do that:

  1. Go to the Facebook post that you want to pin to the top of the FB group.
  2. On the top right corner, click on the three dots.
  3. Then here you can mark the FB group post as an announcement. Click on it.mark Facebook group posts as announcements
  4. Refresh your page. If you click on the three dots again, you will see the option to ‘Pin to top’.Pin to top a Facebook group post
  5. Click on this option and now your Facebook group post will be pinned to the top.

Now, once someone opens your Facebook group and starts browsing its group feed, he or she will see this pinned Facebook group post as the first post in the Facebook group feed.

How to unpin a Facebook Group post?

If you no longer want to pin a particular Facebook post to the top, you can unpin it every time you want. Here is how to unpin a Facebook post:

  1. Go to the pinned Facebook post.
  2. Click on the three dots.
  3. Here you will see the option to Unpin the Facebook post.
  4. Click on ‘Unpin from top’

remove a Facebook group announcement

Your Facebook group post has been unpinned from the top.

Can’t pin a Facebook post in the Facebook group

If you are having trouble pinning a post to the top of the FB group feed, here are some of the most common reasons why you might not be able to pin a post in the Facebook group:

  1. You have to be either a Facebook group admin or a moderator at least to be able to pin a post to the top of the Facebook group. Regular members won’t be able to pin a Facebook group post to the top of the feed.
  2. You have to make sure that the Facebook group is first marked as an announcement before you would be able to pin the post to the top.

Why should you pin a post in a Facebook group?

Last but not least, it is a good question if it makes sense to pin a post in a Facebook group.

If you are using the Facebook group for business purposes then you should definitely use the Facebook group so you can always make sure that new members see the main offer or information you want to share with every member of the Facebook group.