Facebook always tries to bring something new to engage the users. In recent enhancements it added many features which are highly user friendly and also to protect user privacy. Now Facebook has added reply to comments feature on the Facebook pages. This means actually Facebook has introduced the threaded comments feature. Users can now comment not only on shared articles of Page, but also comment on other user’s comments. By default this feature is not enabled, but can be enabled from the page “settings.”
How to enable Reply to comments on Facebook ?
Just logon to your Facebook page and then follow the steps below.
- Click on Edit Page and then click the “Edit settings” from the pop up menu.
- Now you will be landed on the “Settings Page”. Scroll down and find option “Replies.” Just check that option box and click the “Save changes” button.
- That’s all you have enabled the Reply to comments feature on your Facebook page.
After enabling reply to comments feature the comments will look like, as shown in below snapshot.
In the above snapshot you can see a “Reply” link is visible beside the “Like” link. Clicking “Reply” link you can comment on the users comment.
This feature has great importance as it will engage the users properly in a long conversations over a topic. Now users can directly comment on other user’s comment without having to pointing them in a conversation.
It is important to note that threaded replies only applies to Facebook pages and not on profiles. May be in future Facebook will roll out this feature for profiles too.