How To Create a Facebook Page Vanity Url

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I've noticed a lot of Facebook Pages still have the old ugly urls: Facebook.com/pages/Your-Business-Name/488118616611

Claim your Facebook Page vanity url (or username) today in 6 easy steps!

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How To Create a Facebook Page Vanity Url

  1. 1. How To Create A Facebook Vanity Url
  2. 2. What is a Facebook Vanity Url? A Facebook Vanity Url looks like this: Facebook.com/Team3Media As opposed to this: Facebook.com/pages/Team-3- Media/289351141
  3. 3. Why is this better? •It’s more readable and takes up less space (for print). •It’s easier for the search engines to read. •It’s easier for people to type in.
  4. 4. Now Onto the Steps…
  5. 5. Step 1: Find Your Admin Panel Make sure you’re logged in and you have navigated to your Facebook Page.
  6. 6. Step 2: Edit Your Page Info
  7. 7. Step 3: Click Page Address
  8. 8. Step 4: Click Change Web Address
  9. 9. Step 5: Your Vanity Url • Type in your business name (e.g. YourBusiness) in the box that says “Enter desired username”. • You can only use letters, numbers, and periods. • Tip: Use Titlecase to make it more readable. • Ex: Team3Media vs. team3media • Then click “Check Availability”.
  10. 10. Step 5a: If It is Not Available… It will say “BusinessName not available” right below where you typed. Repeat Step 5 until you see the box on popup on Step 6 (next slide).
  11. 11. Step 6: If It is Available… You will see the box to the right. Click “Confirm”.
  12. 12. Don’t Forget! Use this special web address to promote your Facebook Page. Ideas On Where To Promote At • Email Signature • Anytime you email your facebook page to someone. • Print materials. • Invoices • Thank you for your business emails, cards, etc. • Many, many, more…
  13. 13. Pro Tip! Fb.com/YourBusinessName works just the same as… Facebook.com/YourBusinessName Use it in print to look like a rockstar!
  14. 14. Any Questions? Team-3-Media.com cassie@team3media.com Fb.com/Team3Media Twitter.com/CassieWitt LinkedIn.com/in/CassieWitt

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