Open the Facebook Page

Producing a Facebook fan web page for your blog site can be anxiety-inducing, particularly if you're attempting to keep your actual identity separate from your blogging identification. Nevertheless, it doesn't have to be complicated-- once you see exactly how easy it is, you'll ask yourself why you waited so long.

To start with, let me tell you that it's all right to be logged into your personal Facebook account when you develop your follower page. When I made my very first one, I was frightened that my last name, personal profile, or other info would certainly be linked to it. After establishing it up as well as examining it from my child's account, however, I found out that I was worried for nothing. If you establish it up with a different e-mail address, it will be much more difficult to handle because of all the visiting and out.

Second, while some people like to establish a regular Facebook profile with their blog name, it's far better to establish a follower web page. That way your fans can "like" your blog site without having to add you as a good friend, as well as the page functions will be simpler to manage.

Okay, with those bits out of the way, here's what you do:

Open The Facebook Page


1. Go to http://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php to get started. You'll see a screen similar to this (click any kind of photo to see bigger):.
Open Facebook Page

2. Click on Brand Name or Item in the upper right box. You'll be prompted to pick a classification.
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3. In the category dropdown, choose Internet site.
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4. Type in your blog site name under the Category dropdown box, inspect package to accept Facebook's TOS, and also click Start.
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5. You'll be asked to provide some standard info concerning your web page. Complete a summary, your internet site URL if you have one, as well as choose a special Facebook LINK for your fan page. You'll additionally be asked if your page stands for a genuine company, product, or brand name-- no fears if your own doesn't! It really depends upon whether you consider your blog an organisation or brand name, but addressing "no" is great if your blog is simply a leisure activity.
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6. Following you'll be triggered to upload an account photo. If you have a logo design, this would certainly be a great time to post it. If you don't, feel free to skip this action-- you can always include a photo later on.
Open Facebook Page

7. Add your web page to your Faves. This alternative will certainly position a web link to your follower page in the left sidebar when you're authorized into Facebook. It's completely optional yet makes it actually simple to locate your page later!
Open Facebook Page

8. You'll be required to your web page, which has the admin panel throughout the top. Do not hesitate to explore the numerous settings and choices. There are all kinds of prompts to assist you recognize what to do.
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9. You're all done! There are some other things you'll need to do, like mention your Facebook follower page on your blog, with a link or switch so individuals can go "like" it, however apart from that, your fan web page is all set up and prepared for you to post.

TWO EVEN MORE POINTS: When you visit Facebook from your individual profile, your blog site web page will certainly now turn up in the navigating left wing. All you need to do is click to see your page and the alerts certain to the web page.

Also, when you upload something on the fan page, it will certainly show up as your blog name, not your real name. Nonetheless, if you are going to check out an additional page or account and you intend to comment from your blog site name instead of your individual profile, you'll require to go to the top of the screen, click the little equipment symbol on the blue Facebook bar, as well as choose "Usage Facebook as [blog site name]" To switch back, go back to heaven bar, click the down arrow on the far right, and select "Usage Facebook as [your name]".