Facebook: Here’s How to Find New Groups to Join

The social network has been putting more and more emphasis on the feature

Facebook group welcome posts were introduced last October

Have you ever wanted to join a new Facebook group where you can chat with like-minded individuals, but you didn’t know where to start? Our guide will show you how to discover new groups within the Facebook mobile application.

Note: These screenshots were captured in the Facebook app on iOS.

Step 1: Tap the three horizontal lines in the bottom-right corner of the screen.

Step 2: Under “Explore,” tap “Groups.”

Step 3: Tap “Discover.”

This will take you to a page where you can browse groups in various categories, such as “School and Education,” as well as recommended groups, groups based on your local area, groups your friends have joined, and so on.

Note: If you want to search for a specific group, tap “Search Groups” at the top of the screen.

Step 4 (optional): If you want to learn more about a group, tap the group’s name (represented by the red rectangle below) to go to its page.

Step 5 (optional): If you find a group you want to join, tap either the “Join” button next to the group on the Discover tab, or the “Join Group” button on the group’s page.

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