Go to "Account" then "Edit Friends"
Slect "all connections"
Add people to lists....in the "Add to List" Section. This is where I have people listed as Family, Core, Old High School Buddies, PTA, Church, etc... I also have a Grrrr Zone list for people I want to unfreind but would be too much drama to do so.
Once you have your lists....
Go to "Privacy Settings."
On the Customised Settings Page, this is where all those list come in hand.
For each section, slect "Custom" and add permission for each list.
Use customised for all sections and then double check you adjustments by clicking the "Preview My Profile" button and type in the name of the person you want to check to see what they see when they visit your page.
You can make adustments as needed. And for status updates, the little lock icon is adjustable. Just click the lock and you can adjust the settings per update as w
at 10:22 AM on Sep. 23, 2010