Post Facebook to Twitter

Do you want to post your Facebook to Twitter at the same time? Would you like to link these two accounts together to maximize your audience and get your message out there faster? No need to rewrite the same message twice or use a third party application. It’s easy to post to Twitter directly from Facebook and we’ll show you how!

Post Facebook to Twitter Using These Steps :

1. Login to Facebook
2. Open a second browser tab
3. Login to twitter

4. Click on the link and make sure that Facebook is connecting to the account that you intend to connect.

5. Edit any settings that you wish to change like Status Updates, Photos, Video Links, Notes and Events.

6. Click on the Link to Twitter button.

That’s it! Your Facebook will now automatically post to your Twitter account whenever you post on your connected Facebook profile.


87 responses to “Post Facebook to Twitter”

  1. littlemomontheprairie says:

    Thank you for this post, it was very helpful!

  2. Food Gift Gourmet says:

    Thank you! I could not remember how to post from Facebook to Twitter. And I could not find the app on Facebook. So glad I found your marketing site. Much appreciated.

  3. says:

    this was really helpful thanks!

  4. Alan Z says:

    the posts on my biz fb page were automatically appear on the twitter acct, the two accts are still connected, but the post on the fb page no longer appear on the twitter, what shall I do to correct it?
    thank a bunch

  5. MP says:

    This used to work for my fan pages.. but for some odd reason within the last week or so none of my fb status/pics or anything is posting to my twitter? is anyone experiencing the same thing? if so how can i fix this to work? i tried everything!

  6. Walter says:

    mine did not work… why?

  7. pamela says:

    I have always connected my facebook posts to twitter (and the reverse) since it was an option. Randomly, my facebook STOPPED posting to twitter a couple of days ago. I have gone in and ‘unlinked’, re booted my computer, re LINKED… a couple of times (yesterday AND today). All the settings are correct. My facebook posts STILL are not posting to twitter. However my TWEETS ARE posting to facebook. Is there a technical problem that will be corrected? I have a super techie friend who is having the same issues. Help?

  8. Martin says:

    I have used this on 6 FB pages to 6 Twitter accounts and it has worked great. But it stopped working 3 day ago. I wrote a bug report to Facebook, but havent heard or seen any fix to it yet.
    Is anybody else having the problems that no status updates are getting through to Twitter?

    I have tried to relink my profiles. No success…

  9. Kyle says:

    not working 🙁

    I followed the instructions but my facebook posts wont sent to twitter, any ideas why?



    • Mary Ann says:

      I too followed the instructions and instead of Facebook posts going to Twitter, Twitter tweets went to Facebook which is what I had before. Grrrrrr!

      • says:

        Hi MaryAnn, Thanks for your post. Double check that the app that is posting from Twitter to Facebook is disabled or deleted in both Twitter and Facebook. Sounds like it might still be posting from Twitter.

  10. says:

    Update: the recent problems with the app appear to have been resolved.

  11. Giugi says:

    Thank you very much

  12. Lea says:

    Hi there – this is great, and I have a couple of accounts connected and it works well.
    Any chance you could write the same functionality for Diaspora? That would be gnarly 🙂


  13. steve says:

    hi, i’m managing a page which i also got it connected to twitter, but eventually it seems that it also connected my personal facebook account to my page’s twitter account. i then make my personal facebook to be separated from the facebook page account, but still the facebook 2 twitter was intact to the facebook page’s twitter account. i tried to unlink dozens of times but everytime i go through the steps, in the end the twitter connected was still the facebook page’s twitter account. Any solution to this please?

  14. Shane Hood says:

    Is there any way to unlink the Twitter account and link a different Twitter account? When I unlink the old Twitter account in Facebook and then try to link to the new Twitter account it only gives me the option to link to my old Twitter account.

    thank you in advance


    • says:

      Hi Shane,
      Try deleting permission for the app in Facebook. Then log into the new Twitter account that you want to connect and try again.

    • Gustavo says:

      After you unlink, open other tab and go to and do a logoff, else it will link to the active twitter account. Then you can login in your new twitter account, or just click on Link on facebook/twitter page 🙂

      • Meena says:

        Read your simple instructions that even I thought (since I’m not too techy)… I really hope you can help with this… not sure how to get only our In Awe Foundation Facebook page and the Twitter foundation pages and the LinkedIn foundation pages to be linked on my iPhone4 and also have them syched with the HootSuite app. Thanks a lot for your assistance!!!

  15. Andrea says:

    I tried this but it’s not working. I updated my facebook status and they didin’t post to twitter. I don’t want my tweets to post to facebook, though (’cause my tweets are all from weheartit and tumblr, and it’s just going to hog my page) so I didn’t select that option.

  16. Queen Anne says:

    I cant connect 🙁

  17. Awesome Irfan says:

    Thanks For the help Thank you Very much

  18. Sharon says:

    For some reason facebook suddenly stopped posting my updates to Twitter. I tried to unlink and then link it once again, but the problem still persists. Any help is appreciated.

  19. Coda says:

    Super helpful! I had done it once for myself and couldn’t remember how to do it for a friend! Done in matter of seconds!

  20. katzedecal says:

    Thank you so much, your post is a great help ^^

  21. marleen says:

    Hi, I scheduled some posts on my facebook page and this is connected with my twitter. But today was the first scheduled post to appear on facebook, but it didn’t appear on Twitter. What should I do?

  22. reba says:

    Is there a way to selectively post FB status updates to Twitter or is it all or nothing? Thanks!

  23. Laura says:

    the posts on my biz fb page used to automatically appear on the twitter acct, the two accts are still connected, but the post on the fb page no longer appear on the twitter, what shall I do to correct it?
    thank you

  24. Patricia says:

    Is this still working? I don’t see my posts going to Twitter.

    Patricia Nixon
    Nixon Virtual Strategies

    The Power of Delegation
    recognized by Forbes

  25. Jaimini626 says:

    hi the twitter app is not opening for me

  26. Gustavo says:

    Gracias muchas gracias, Thank you! this tutorial help me a lot

  27. David says:

    Using this on several Pages=>Twitter….LOVE IT! However, I’ve ran into an issue on a newly created FB/TWT. Everything is setup correctly just as the others but this one will post to Twitter multiple times for one update.

  28. Justin says:

    It’s not working for me :S

  29. Rachel says:

    Thanks so much! This is the only site that explains how to do this simply! I’m so glad I found you!

  30. abi says:

    thank u for making my job a million times easier 🙂

  31. Gabor Hodos says:

    Great post! And it’s easy as is. Thank you, it is very useful!

  32. Anthony says:

    does not work from facebook to twitter

  33. Dhanunjaya Rao says:

    Thank you for this post, it was very helpful!

  34. Kellie says:

    Hi, i have two facebook accounts that stopped posting to Twitter a long time ago now, how can this be fixed please?

  35. Ron says:

    Do FB posts have to be public for this to work?

  36. K says:

    Thank you. I’ve gone all through FB and Twitter and I’m damned if I can find this on either of them.

  37. Scott says:

    All my new posts work great, but how can I tweet something that was already posted on my Facebook Page before I connected my FB and Twitter accounts?

  38. Amelia says:

    thanks for this helpful info!

  39. says:

    Thanks very much….

  40. megan says:

    thank you for this.

  41. Stephanie says:

    Thanks a lot ! The information was very helpful.

  42. Noella says:

    thanks a lot !

  43. Haytham Ghareeb says:

    Thanks a lot. Your instructions were easy to follow and to the point.

  44. sozi taigo says:

    very helpful txx 🙂

  45. maria says:


    I have been experiencing problems this week with the twitter App on my fb. It seems it does not post anymore from facebook on twitter. Can this be fixed?

    kind regards,

  46. muppet says:

    Hi. I have problems with posting to Twitter, it doesn’t work for one campaign I manage while it works for other. I did everything that is described here. Please notify me about the bug and how to solve the problem.

  47. mike says:

    Cool. Had forgotten how to go about doing this. It would be cool if there was an option to include default text since we sometimes post photos without titles.

  48. Scottmicklo says:

    Attempting to connect twitter to Facebook- have it fb–> twitter. In twitter settings I clicked the Facebook Icon, but it’s not able to connect. Any ideas? Thanks

  49. says:

    Great share, thank you.

  50. 4tygr says:

    Thank you very much, very nice and easy to use turtorial!

  51. Thank you for the plain language, easy to follow instructions

  52. rajesh says:

    awesome app,thank you ,gud one…

  53. Thabo says:

    Thank you very much.

  54. Excelente ayuda! Simple y breve. Gracias!

  55. Abu Faysal Mahmud says:

    Thank you. Its work well.

  56. Thanks for the great help. i was searching for this to connect my facebook page with twitter. It works well.

  57. Kurt says:

    Thank you for the concise, helpful information. Can I ask a follow up question? My posts on FB often consist of a photo, onto which I’ve photoshopped some text, or a photo alone with a “comment” above in the FB post. However, after linking the accounts per your instructions, I notice that when the link appears on Twitter is only has the comments and a hypertext link to the photo. Is there any way to get the photo itself to automatically appear in the Twitter feed along with the comments rather than just a link? Obviously, the links aren’t as visually appealing as the photos themselves. Thank you.

  58. thanks a lot, that was helpful

  59. Lynn says:

    Once I got passed the “but that’s my personal page!” objection and saw that later in the process I could share my business page then unshare my personal page, all was fine.
    Many thanks!

  60. Vinod Kumar says:

    Thanks a lot. its really very helpful !

  61. Piotr says:

    Thank you!

  62. J. Zaring says:

    Thanks so much for this. I use to use another website to do this bit it wasn’t working anymore. I like to use my facebook page to schedule my posts and additionally they feed part of the blog on my website ( and now this makes it easier because twitter is also getting it. Yeahhhhh!

    J. Zaring Photography & Music

  63. Rob says:

    Hello, have twitteraccount x that sends to my fb page. On my fb page I have linked a twitteraccount y. The idea is that tweets from x are posted on fb and from fb to the twitter-y account. This shoudl work…but it doesn’t.

    The only thing that does work is type in statusupdate in fb and it shows in the twitter-y account. But not if I do it from the twitter-x account. Please advice

  64. Cheyenne says:

    THANK YOU!!! I am closing on FB page & started a new one but, couldn’t remember how the heck I had linked it to Twitter lol. Now, I’ve got it sorted & unlinked the old one & linked the new one. Most posts seem to be about linking the opposite way but, I find most of my followers are totally unimpressed with seeing tweets on FB so, again I thank you

    Kindest wishes,
    Cheyenne Christine

  65. Lisa says:

    Our FB to Twitter was working just fine until a few days ago. Now only some posts make it to twitter. Nothing with links from other pages within FB or outside links from WordPress or Amazon will post once they hit FB they don’t go to Twitter. I’ve tried the suggestions above and confirmed posts show “public”. Any ideas?

  66. Hi and thank you for this post. I have a page connected to a twitter account but it stopped working a few days ago. I have relinked the pages but it’s still not working. Any idea how to fix this?

    Please help 🙁

  67. martina pickett says:

    I am able to click on options to post to my business page. However when I do so none of the post show up on the business page. any suggestions. In addition the post goes directly to twitter?????? bypassing the facebook business page.

  68. martina pickett says:

    i logged off both business page and twitter account. rebooted computer and started all over..logged into facebook then logged into twitter clicked on link. its linked but will not post to twitter. ?

  69. ChampTruck says:

    I seemed to work great for one post…then nothing. I am posting on my FB page but nothing on Twitter after the first initial post…HELP!!

  70. Lea says:

    You have no idea how much this has helped my team and me. Thank you so much for sharing how to post from FB to Twitter!

  71. May Ibrahim says:

    I used to have my FB connected to twitter (and reverse). Suddenly, my facebook stopped posting to twitter. I have unlinked, re booted my computer, re linked… a number of times. I have followed your instructions here too. All the settings are correct. My facebook posts are still NOT posting to twitter. However my tweets do post to facebook. Is there a technical problem that will be corrected? Can you help pls?

  72. May Ibrahim says:

    I haD my FB connected to twitter (and VV). Suddenly, my facebook stopped posting to twitter. I have unlinked, re booted my computer, re linked… a number of times. I have followed your instructions here too. All the settings are correct. My facebook posts are still NOT posting to twitter. However my tweets do post to facebook. Is there a technical problem that will be corrected? Can you help pls?

  73. Amit says:

    the best and the simplest way to get it work. thanks a lot

  74. bin says:

    thank you.

  75. LAAJ GANAPATHY says:

    pictures i post on FB appears as a link on twitter even after i followed your earlier suggestions … can you help ??

    i have a FB page “eclatlife” and a twitter account wit the same name.

    • Bigfin says:

      Hi LAAJ,
      The only way we’ve found to make an image display in a tweet is by manually adding the image using “Add Photo”. Otherwise your image will display as a link in your tweet.

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