How to Change Your Relationship Status On Facebook? Step By Step Guide, 2019

This post was most recently updated on August 23rd, 2020

We use Facebook on a daily basis, don’t we?

Facebook has made our life easier by giving us facilities to share things online with our friends and family. The craze of Facebook is overwhelming, and it’s increasing day by day.

Suppose you got married recently. Can you stay without uploading your wedding images on Facebook? I bet you can’t.

Likes, shares, tags, and comments have become an integral part of our social life now.

Your friends won’t even believe that you got married unless they see your images on Facebook or you change your relationship status on it.

Uploading an image is pretty simple, but changing the relationship status on Facebook is a little bit trickier. So, today we will discuss about how to do that.

On that note, here is a step by step guide to change your relationship status on Facebook.

At first, we will learn how to do that on the Facebook website and then we will discuss how to do it on Facebook App.

  1. On Facebook Website

Login and go to the about section

Firstly log in to your Facebook account and go to your profile. Click on the about section as shown in the image below.

Go To Profile And Click About

Family and Relationship

You will see the family and relationship tab on the left side. Click it.

Family And Relationship

Now go to the relationship section and click on add your relationship status.

Add Your Relationship Status

Choose from the drop-down menu

When you click on the relationship status, a drop-down menu will come up. You will see Married in there along with other options.

Choose From The Dropdown Menu

As of today, 2019 July 14, Facebook has the following relationship options. Some of them might not be there when you read this post. Similarly, some other options might get added.

  • Single
  • In a Relationship
  • Engaged
  • Married
  • In a Civil Union
  • In a Domestic Partnership
  • In an Open Relationship
  • It’s Complicated
  • Separated
  • Divorced
  • Widowed

Pick your status

  • Click on married.
  • Write the name of your husband/wife.
  • Write the date of your marriage day/anniversary day.

Edit The Details

When you link the name of the person, a notification will be sent to them.

Choose whom you want to show this

If you don’t want to make your relationship status public, then you can choose the only me option. But, if you want, you have the following options.

Privacy settings

  • Public
  • Friends
  • Only me
  • Close friends
  • Friends except acquaintances
  • Custom (You will have other options in there)

Save changes

After choosing from one of the above options, click save changes.

2. On Facebook App

The process is almost the same on both Facebook’s website and app.
Here is how you change your relationship status on Facebook App.

  • Login to your account and go to your profile. Click on see your about info.
  • Look for the relationship tab and click on add relationship.
  • Click on the down arrow and choose from the options.

Ways To Change Your Relationship Status On Facebook App image

  • Write the name of your husband or wife and your anniversary date.
  • Choose whom you want to show your relationship status
  • Click on save

Facebook App Relationship Status Photo

Congratulations, you have got yourself a relationship status on Facebook now. If you want to change it in the future, you can repeat the same steps.

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