What is the Internet?<br />The Internet is a massive network of computers. It connects millions of computers together glob...
Today I’m going to show you<br />What Facebook is<br />How to get started <br />Set up a Facebook account<br />Manage your...
What is Facebook?<br />Facebook is the number one social networking site in the world. <br /><ul><li>You can hook up with ...
Share news and information.
Instant message
Upload and share photographs.
Invite people to events, parties etc.
Find offers and information about local businesses</li></li></ul><li>How to find friends<br />
By email:<br />
By school, college or employee<br />
<ul><li>Via Skype
Instant messaging (Windows Live Messenger etc.)
Friend Suggestions
Via email address</li></li></ul><li>Privacy – Create Friend Lists<br />
Click ‘Edit friends’<br />
Click ‘Create a list’<br />
Privacy settings<br />
Click on ‘View settings’<br />
You can edit privacy for each section<br />
For customised settings<br />
Start typing the individual or list name into the box and Facebook will offer you suggestions as you type.<br />
Back on the main privacy page click ‘Customise settings’<br />
As before you can set privacy for each segment<br />
Pay special attention to:<br />
Set privacy for each album (can be done when creating album)<br />
Facebook Places<br />Choose ‘Disable’ from the next menu<br />
Block lists<br /><ul><li>If someone you don’t want to know you contacts you on Facebook.
If someone keeps annoying you with application and game invites
If someone annoys you by inviting you to lots of events.
Annoying applications
You can’t block a whole list here just individuals.</li></li></ul><li>Applications<br /><ul><li>Click ‘edit settings’
Delete the ones you want to get rid of by clicking  ‘x’ next to them</li></li></ul><li>
You can also revoke the privileges you may have given them when you started using them.<br />
Privacy on individual postings<br />
How to post links, status updates, photos and videos<br />
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Facebook For Beginners

  1. 1. What is the Internet?<br />The Internet is a massive network of computers. It connects millions of computers together globally so that all these computers are able to talk to one another. Information travels over the Internet. It is the means by which we access the World Wide Web, send emails and make Skype phone calls.<br />Facebook for Beginners<br />
  2. 2. Today I’m going to show you<br />What Facebook is<br />How to get started <br />Set up a Facebook account<br />Manage your privacy settings<br />Know your way around your Facebook profile<br />Know how to find friends on Facebook<br />How to post status updates, photos and links to Facebook<br />By the end of the night you will be able to :<br />
  3. 3. What is Facebook?<br />Facebook is the number one social networking site in the world. <br /><ul><li>You can hook up with friends
  4. 4. Share news and information.
  5. 5. Instant message
  6. 6. Upload and share photographs.
  7. 7. Invite people to events, parties etc.
  8. 8. Find offers and information about local businesses</li></li></ul><li>How to find friends<br />
  9. 9.
  10. 10. By email:<br />
  11. 11. By school, college or employee<br />
  12. 12. <ul><li>Via Skype
  13. 13. Instant messaging (Windows Live Messenger etc.)
  14. 14. Friend Suggestions
  15. 15. Via email address</li></li></ul><li>Privacy – Create Friend Lists<br />
  16. 16. Click ‘Edit friends’<br />
  17. 17. Click ‘Create a list’<br />
  18. 18.
  19. 19. Privacy settings<br />
  20. 20. Click on ‘View settings’<br />
  21. 21. You can edit privacy for each section<br />
  22. 22. For customised settings<br />
  23. 23. Start typing the individual or list name into the box and Facebook will offer you suggestions as you type.<br />
  24. 24. Back on the main privacy page click ‘Customise settings’<br />
  25. 25. As before you can set privacy for each segment<br />
  26. 26. Pay special attention to:<br />
  27. 27. Set privacy for each album (can be done when creating album)<br />
  28. 28. Facebook Places<br />Choose ‘Disable’ from the next menu<br />
  29. 29. Block lists<br /><ul><li>If someone you don’t want to know you contacts you on Facebook.
  30. 30. If someone keeps annoying you with application and game invites
  31. 31. If someone annoys you by inviting you to lots of events.
  32. 32. Annoying applications
  33. 33. You can’t block a whole list here just individuals.</li></li></ul><li>Applications<br /><ul><li>Click ‘edit settings’
  34. 34. Delete the ones you want to get rid of by clicking ‘x’ next to them</li></li></ul><li>
  35. 35. You can also revoke the privileges you may have given them when you started using them.<br />
  36. 36. Privacy on individual postings<br />
  37. 37. How to post links, status updates, photos and videos<br />
  38. 38. Links<br /><ul><li>Copy the link you want to share from the address bar of your browser
  39. 39. Click link near the top of your Facebook page
  40. 40. Paste the link into the box provided and click ‘Attach’
  41. 41. Choose an image from the preview
  42. 42. Write something about the link
  43. 43. Click ‘Share’</li></li></ul><li>
  44. 44. Photo<br /><ul><li>Click photo near the top of your Facebook page
  45. 45. Choose to either upload, take a photo or create an album</li></li></ul><li>Tagging Photos<br />
  46. 46. Tagging Photos<br />
  47. 47. Video<br />
  48. 48. Facebook Etiquette<br />
  49. 49. Etiquette<br /><ul><li> Don’t tag embarrassing photos of people!
  50. 50. Don’t steal all your friends friends
  51. 51. Don’t have personal conversations by posting on someone's wall
  52. 52. Don’t invite people to every event, group and game going
  53. 53. Don’t start bitter revenge groups </li></li></ul><li>When you have finished using Facebook<br />Always remember to sign out!<br />
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