Facebook is a social media platform that is indispensable for small or medium-sized businesses. These businesses have been using the platform to get an unreal response from the audience. The result you get by using this platform is quite evident, and the use of the platform is affordable. Facebook has helped many organizations create a million-dollar business from scratch.
And all this can be done using a Facebook Page. Managing and running a Facebook page is not an easy task, but you have to keep it secure and make sure no one can sabotage it. However, anything can happen, and your competitors or trolls can take your page down for no reason. So, anything related to your business can harm your digital reputation or Facebook page.
In that case, Facebook might disable or delete your Facebook page temporarily or permanently. Today we are going to look at all the possibilities and how to recover from it.
But first, let’s look at what are the reasons behind the deletion of the Facebook business page.
Reasons for Facebook Page deletion
The main reason behind the deletion is not abiding by the rules set by Facebook. You have to comply with the laws if you want to keep using the Facebook platform to market your business. Here are some of the most common reasons for Facebook Page Deletion.
Fake Page – If you have created a fake account or page on someone’s behalf, Facebook will delete it the moment it finds out.
Copyrights – posting offensive content or copyrighted content is not tolerated by Facebook, and it will delete your page as soon as it finds out about it.
Mass reporting – There are high chances that Facebook will delete your page if it is reported as spam by a high number of users.
Facebook Advertising – If you are promoting your page using Facebook advertising, and it finds that you’re using unethical measures within the page, Facebook will delete it.
Now that we’ve seen the root causes behind the deletion of the Facebook page let’s look at the way to recover it.
How to recover Facebook Page -Deleted
If your page has been disabled, then it will be easy for you to recover it. But it has been deleted, and then you might not be able to recover it.
There are two types of ban Facebook hands over to Facebook pages that do not adhere to the community guidelines. One, if a temporary ban, another is permanent deletion.
Here is how you reactivate a deleted Facebook page. First, you have to open the admin profile and then open the page. If you are able to see the page, that means it disabled temporarily. You have to wait for a few days for a temporary ban to be lifted, and then you can start using the page again.
Or you can see if the visibility feature can reactivate it.
- You have to Click on the Settings button at the top of your Facebook page.
- Then go General and then choose Page visibility.
- Now, click on the Page Unpublished option and then click on the Save Changes button.
But when you don’t see your page, that means Facebook has permanently deleted it. However, there is still hope to recover the permanently deleted page.
You have to fill out a form and inform the Facebook team that you want your page to be restored immediately.
You have to open a ‘report and issue with your Facebook Page’ in the Facebook help section. It will open a form where you have to fill out a few details and explain the issue. You have to provide the URL and a detailed description of the problem you are having. You can also attach the screenshot of the page and explain it in the description.
If there has been a mistake on Facebook’s front, then your page will be restored with ease. But it was reported by many people, and Facebook took down that page, it is impossible to recover it.
Accidently deleted page
If you have accidentally deleted the page and are looking to restore it, then you have to decide within 14 days. Because Facebook only provides 14 days leeway for you to undo those actions.
So, it would be best if you hurried to save your page from permanent deletion.