You can only share to Facebook if you have the Facebook app on your phone. If you don’t, copy and paste the video’s URL and place it in a Facebook post manually.
In order to share a private video, you need to go to YouTube Studio in a web browser (you can’t do this using the mobile app) and choose to share the video with specific users via their email address. Only the people you share the video with can see it, so even if they forward the link to someone else, it won’t work.
If the Facebook app will not let you upload video, you may have a problem with your phone’s privacy settings. Other reasons for faulty uploads include uploading videos in a unsupported file type or Web browser, which can cause many problems, including extended encoding and processing wait times.
Rick’s answer: Your friends are right, Billie. Facebook no longer displays the “Share” button on posts that have their privacy levels set to “Friends”. Unfortunately, there’s no way to force the “Share” button to appear on posts that you mark as “Friends. That’s just the way it is now.
How to allow people to share your post on Facebook on a mobile device
- Find the post you want to make shareable and tap the three dots in the upper right corner. …
- In the pop-up menu, tap “Edit Privacy.” …
- In the “Privacy” menu, tap the checkbox next to “Public,” then tap “Done” in the upper right corner of the screen.
What format does a video have to be for Facebook?
Regular Facebook feed video:
Tips: For best results, Facebook recommends uploading videos in . MP4 and . MOV format (see a full list of supported file formats here), with H. 264 compression, square pixels, fixed frame rate, progressive scan, and stereo AAC audio compression at 128kbps+.
Follow the steps below to share a YouTube link to a Facebook Story:
- Open your browser and go to YouTube.
- Enable desktop mode. …
- Find the video you wish to share and open it.
- Tap “Share.”
- Tap “Facebook.”
- Choose whether to share it to your Story only or to your News Feed as well.
- Tap “Post.”
Originally Answered: How can I post the ACTUAL YouTube video, NOT a link, to Facebook? To do that, you just embed the video. Hit the share button, then go to embed, and some html will pop up. You just copy that html, and paste it into your post.
Temporary blocks from sharing posts on Facebook can happen if you’ve: Posted a lot in a short amount of time. Shared posts that were marked as unwelcome. Shared something that goes against our Community Standards.
You can change privacy settings on an individual post that you want to make shareable by clicking the “Privacy” icon next to the post time stamp and selecting either “Friends” or “Public.” Select “Friends” if you want friends to be able to share the post or select “Public” if you want anyone to be able to see the post.