Open Up Facebook Page

Developing a Facebook fan page for your blog can be anxiety-inducing, particularly if you're attempting to keep your genuine identity different from your blog writing identity. However, it does not have to be made complex-- as soon as you see how simple it is, you'll wonder why you waited as long.

To start with, let me inform you that it's alright to be logged right into your individual Facebook account when you create your follower web page. When I made my very first one, I was horrified that my surname, personal profile, or various other information would be linked to it. After setting it up and checking it from my son's profile, though, I discovered that I was stressed for nothing. If you set it up with a various e-mail address, it will be a lot more difficult to manage as a result of all the visiting and also out.

Second, while some people like to establish a normal Facebook account with their blog name, it's better to establish a follower web page. By doing this your followers can "such as" your blog site without needing to include you as a pal, and also the web page functions will be easier to regulate.

Okay, with those details off the beaten track, here's what you do:

Open Up Facebook Page


1. Most likely to http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php to start. You'll see a screen like this (click any picture to watch bigger):.
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2. Click on Brand Name or Item in the top right box. You'll be triggered to pick a classification.
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3. In the classification dropdown, pick Website.
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4. Enter your blog site name under the Category dropdown box, inspect package to agree to Facebook's TOS, and also click Get Started.
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5. You'll be asked to provide some basic info regarding your web page. Fill out a description, your internet site URL if you have one, and also pick a distinct Facebook LINK for your fan web page. You'll also be asked if your web page stands for a real company, item, or brand-- no fears if your own doesn't! It truly depends on whether you consider your blog site a company or brand name, but responding to "no" is great if your blog is simply a hobby.
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6. Following you'll be triggered to publish a profile picture. If you have a logo design, this would certainly be a great time to post it. If you don't, feel free to miss this step-- you can always add a photo later.
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7. Include your web page to your Faves. This option will certainly place a web link to your fan page in the left sidebar when you're signed right into Facebook. It's entirely optional yet makes it actually simple to discover your page later!
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8. You'll be required to your web page, which has the admin panel across the top. Feel free to explore the different setups and choices. There are all type of triggers to assist you recognize what to do.
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9. You're all done! There are a few other things you'll require to do, like mention your Facebook follower page on your blog, with a link or button so individuals can go "like" it, yet other than that, your fan page is ready up as well as ready for you to publish.

TWO MORE THINGS: When you visit Facebook from your individual profile, your blog web page will currently turn up in the navigation left wing. All you need to do is click to see your web page and also the alerts certain to the page.

Also, when you upload something on the follower web page, it will show up as your blog site name, not your actual name. Nevertheless, if you are mosting likely to go to another web page or profile and also you wish to comment from your blog site name instead of your personal profile, you'll require to go to the top of the display, click the little equipment icon on the blue Facebook bar, and select "Use Facebook as [blog site name]" To switch back, return to heaven bar, click the down arrowhead on the far right, as well as choose "Usage Facebook as [your name]".