A BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO THE BASICS OF FACEBOOK
Facebook is an immensely popular social networking website which has in excess of 1 Billion active users. It is the indisputable leader in the social media world. Facebook’s mission is to give people the power to share and make the world more open and connected.
Anyone can create an account on Facebook for free. However, the person should be at least 13 years of age. It is very easy to create an account. You need to complete the sign up form on the Facebook website by entering your name, birthday, gender and email address.
Then you have to choose a password. After signing up you will receive an email with the confirmation link. You need to click on the link to complete the sign up process. This procedure is to ensure security.
Now you are a member of a vibrant online community! You can login to your account any time and share your ideas, experiences, images and videos. What ever you do will appear on your timeline.
Facebook offers many privacy options. You can modify them according to your convenience by going to privacy settings under account menu (located at the top right-hand corner of the page).
Apps on Facebook add to the fun. They are designed to enhance your experience on the site with engaging games and useful features. You will find the App Center bookmark on the left side of the homepage.
Facebook credits are virtual currency which you can purchase through any game on the site. You can use Facebook credits to buy virtual goods in any games or apps on the Facebook platform.
There are opportunities for abuse in Facebook. You should definitely not be a victim. Send a message to the person. If this does not help, unfriend the person. You also have the option to block the person altogether and to report the person for the abusive behavior.
While using Facebook, it is important to note that threats, pornography, hate content, bullying, graphic violence and spam are not allowed on the site. It is definitely not a good idea to create imposter accounts.
Facebook offers a great platform to build your business. You may create Facebook Ads and Sponsored Stories. You can define your target audience factors like age, sex, location, likes, relationship status, work status and education.
You can create a Facebook Page about your business and promote it extensively. It is a great way to tell people about your business.
Your creativity is the only limit on Facebook. If you are not a member, it definitely does not make sense to miss this golden opportunity. Just go to the website and sign in today.