How to Post in More Than One Language on Facebook

Facebook is a great way to expand your reach to international audience. Facebook is an international platform. Zillions of people on Facebook are not native English speakers. In order to ease communications between users speaking other languages, Facebook has incorporated a feature that translates text in other languages. Users can also manually add the translation. In this blog, we shall provide information regarding how to write multilingual Facebook posts.

Steps for Posting in Multiple Languages on Facebook

  1. Firstly, you need to go to the Facebook website.
  2. Log on to the Facebook account, if you aren’t already logged in.
  3. After that, click on the hamburger icon to open the menu.
  4. Now, select Settings from the drop-down list.
  5. In the Settings screen, find the Post in Multiple Languages option.
  6. Press the Edit option next to it.
  7. Now, just tick the box next to Post in Multiple Languages to allow users who manage the page to write posts in different languages.
  8. After that, hit the blue Save Changes button.
  9. Now, go back to the Facebook page.
  10. Go to the Status box.
  11. Click on the “Write post in other languages” option.
  12. Now, from the pop-out menu, you can change the default language and choose any other.
  13. After that, just type whatever you want to post.
  14. Hit the Write post in other language option.
  15. Click on the Select button.
  16. From the menu of all the available language, select the one you wish to write in.
  17. Now, just type the text.
  18. If you wish to add any other language, then repeat the steps.
  19. After adding the text of all the languages, you want to post in, click on the blue Publish button.

Now, anybody who visits the Facebook page and checks out the post will be able to select the language in which they wish to read it. They just have to hit the Viewing drop-down and select their preferred language, if available.

Users who own or manage Facebook pages, wherein a good chunk of their audience is multi-lingual, can use this feature to maximize their reach. Individuals can also make use of this Facebook features. They can communicate with their Facebook friends who speak in other languages.

Bradon Wilson  is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Bradon has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as  office.com/setup.

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