Facebook can be an invaluable tool when building your brand. The platform allows you to drive traffic to your site, build a fan base, and connect fans to your website in a few simple steps. Today we’ll be covering the basics of setting up a Facebook account. We’ll cover more complex topics on Facebook in later posts in the coming months. Let’s get started!
Go to: https://www.facebook.com/
Fill in the sign up area with valid information.
Click “Sign Up”
In this step you’ll need to confirm your mobile number. Simply click the link in the text message sent to your phone or chose to enter the confirmation code sent to you in the same text message.
If you to confirm by code you’ll see this screen, enter the code and click ok.
You will then see a box that says account confirmed. Click ok and continue.
You are now in your dash board and ready to begin posting.
To find friends Click on “Find Friends” in the upper right hand corner of your screen.
After clicking on find friends you’ll see this screen. Click to add anyone you know in the people you may know section if you’d like.
You may also add contacts from your emails accounts as well. This option is in the upper right portion of the screen.
Click on home in the upper right hand corner near “find friends”. You are now back to your dashboard and wall which is where you post the updates you want to tell people about.
These are the basics of Facebook, but we’ll be covering the subject a bit more later on. These steps will help you to get set up on Facebook and be ready to create new pages for your business later on.
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