Facebook HOW TO: Create Your Own URL on Facebook

Sometimes, your profile on Facebook is not accessible through the search available there while at others, it is not easy to spell your name or guide others to how they can reach your profile on Facebook. In those cases, the usage of a Facebook URL becomes really helpful.

How To Get One?

Facebook URL

A Facebook URL is in the form of: facebook.com/username, and it will lead to your profile directly. To secure your own URL, go to www.facebook.com/username and you will be allowed to choose your username from among some suggestions based on your name or pick a completely different one.

Some conditions and limitations exist:

  • You need to have a verified account.

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  • Some public figures and brands had their names reserved for them, so you will not be able to register them even if they are not in use.
  • If you are getting a URL for a fanpage, you need to have at least 25 likes in that page.

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10 Tips for Utilizing Your Facebook Fanpages

So you have your Facebook Fanpage set up and ready to go however, you have no clue how to make use of it! Here are 10 tips that could help you utilize your fanpages in the best way possible:

1. Carefully Choose Your Content:

As we have previously discussed, your content is very important and it plays a great role in attracting and retaining fans.

Now, since we are discussing Facebook fans in particular, you should always try to use the right messages combined with a mix of audio visuals in order to capture your fans’ attention since there are millions of other companies, people, services and products competing over it!

An Example of Pringles' Content on their Facebook Fanpage

An Example of Pringles' Content on their Facebook Fanpage

Your Facebook fanpage messages should be unique, informative and, when possible, fun!

2. Focus on Your Fans:

Fans are not really customers, however, they have the power to spread the word about your product and service in a way that you would not be able to do yourself! This is why you need to focus on your fans and how to attract them and satisfy them enough for them to become your natural buzzers!

Hyundai’s Cure Crampomitosis Campaign

For decades, we have been insidiously and systematically programmed to think that compact cars are better than they are and that they can’t improve any more. Hyundai decided to change that with their new Cure Crampomitosis Charity Campaign!

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.15]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself!

Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our fifteenth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

The Spokeswomen For Athenos Hummus is Snarky Yiayia?!

The Spokeswomen For Athenos Hummus is Snarky Yiayia?!

An example of Athenos' interaction

Kraft has launched a new campaign for their Athenos brand that is stirring up a bit of a controversy. The Meet Yiayia campaign introduces Americans to a bunch of cantankerous yiayias (Greek grandmothers). Those yiayias happen to not approve of much beside Athenos hummus and just like any self-respecting yiayia they have...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.14]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our fourteenth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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HOW TO: Remove Facebook’s Photo Viewer Theatre

HOW TO: Remove Facebook’s Photo Viewer Theatre

Say No To the Ugly Photo Viewer

One day we all woke up, logged onto Facebook and click on a photo only to be horrified by what we were seeing. The new Facebook photo viewer is atrocious, and navigating it is a nightmare. Thankfully people have already rolled out various solutions to the problem.

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5 Great Facebook Fan Pages That Truly “Get it”

5 Great Facebook Fan Pages That Truly “Get it”

Victoria's Secret's Page

A Facebook fanpage is quickly becoming the place where people go to get the latest news about what is going on with a brand, it is also becoming the favorite place for people to make their inquiries about the brand and just generally interact with the brands that they like. So it is really important to have a well designed fanpage. There...

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10 Top Funniest Facebook Status Updates This Week [eps.13]

Every day, I come across a few hilarious status Facebook updates. Some of them are so funny, that I actually feel stupid laughing all by myself! Therefore, I invite you to invite you to enjoy our thirteenth list of the 10 top funniest Facebook status updates.

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Now you can b**** about your job on Facebook & get away with it!

Now you can b**** about your job on Facebook & get away with it!

And You Have Precedence for a Case

As soon as Facebook use became ubiquitous we started hearing about more and more people who have lost their jobs due to the service. There are plenty of stories, from those caught skipping work to attend a Halloween party to those who just unloaded on their boss after a bad day. Although people tend to be careless, they are still...

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