Social media (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, VK, etc.) presence is essential nowadays, whether you own a small blog, a small business, a non profit organization, educational institute or even a large corporate you can’t ignore the effect of social media. You can use social media to promote your content, business, products, etc. You can also use them to directly interact with your customers. Social media were life savers for many large corporates as they’ve successfully used them to solve the problems of their customers instantly and prevent global negative impact.
Facebook is the most widely used social media outlet with more than 1.3 billion users worldwide, it dwarfs any other social media outlet. You can create presence of Facebook through creating a page where people who’re interested in your products/content can tune in and find everything you need to say. It can also be the place where people can know the latest new about your content/ products.
This post will present a step by step guide on how to create a Facebook page for your blog or business.
Step One: First you should visit the following link: https://www.facebook.com/pages/create.php
Step Two: If you’ve a facebook account just login with it or if you don’t have an account, just create one using your email.
Step Three: After logging in using your account, you shall find the page seen below, where you should select the type of business you’re creating this page for; for the purpose of this tutorial I shall create a page for a website, so I’ll select the “brand/product” tab.
Step Four: After click on the tab, a menu will show, select the ‘website” option from this dropdown menu. Then type the name of your website and click on the blue “get started” tab.
Step Five: First, you’ll need to fill the information in the “About” tab, where you shall sill in information about the website, and the page link, etc.
Step Six: Second, you need to upload n image to be your website profile image, it should be 180 x 180, the best place to create this image is Canva.com.
Step Seven: Then you’ll be directed to the next tab ‘Favourites” where you can favorite your page.
Step Eight: Then you’ll be directed to the last tab where you can promote your page if you want.
Step Nine: Finally you’ll be directed to your page, to change the cover photo, just click on the “Add cover” tab and upload your image it should be 851 x 315.
Now, you can start posting your latest posts and interacting with your users, more important all of that is for free of course you can always rely on paid promotion to increase the outreach of your awesome Facebook page.