Facebook For Dummies, 3rd Edition
By Leah Pearlman, Carolyn Abram
Publisher: Wiley / For Dummies
Final Release Date: September 2010
Pages: 408

Get on Facebook, connect with people, protect your privacy, and enrich your life

Don't know your way around Facebook? Stop missing out — this handy guide tells you how to get started, what should (and shouldn't) go in your Profile, how to choose who sees your information, how to find long-lost friends and make new ones, and much more. Discover how Facebook helps you plan events, advertise your business, and promote your group, too!

  • Get the basics right — learn how to set up and maintain your Facebook profile and contacts and set privacy controls

  • Reach out — find friends and enlarge your circle, use the Wall, share photos, and use tags

  • Simplify your life — use Facebook to keep many people up to date on events and activities, all at the same time

  • Take Facebook along — discover how to activate and use Facebook Mobile to add or retrieve Facebook information on the go

  • It's a group thing — find and join groups with common interests, or create your own

  • Be party perfect — plan real-world activities and gatherings using Facebook Events

  • Give Facebook the business — explore new ways to connect with your customers and find prospects

  • Just because — create a Facebook page for fundraising or to support a cause

Open the book and find:

  • Steps for finding and connecting with friends on Facebook

  • Tips for choosing who should be your Facebook friend and who shouldn't

  • Privacy controls and how to set them

  • How to build a Profile for a business, artist, or cause

  • What photo tags are and why to use them

  • How to find groups you'd like to join

  • Steps for finding friends using your e-mail address book

  • How Friend lists simplify communication and privacy

Learn to:

  • Sign up on Facebook, create a Profile, and use privacy features

  • Find old friends and make new ones

  • Share photos and videos and send private messages

  • Create a page for your business or promote a cause or event

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