A Complete Facebook Tutorial.
What is Facebook?
You can go everywhere now these days, and hear this famous word, however many people who heard the word Facebook, still do not really that what is Facebook.
It is the website you interact with friends, family, co-workers. You can go anywhere these days. On hearing the word Facebook. However, many people who have heard Facebook still do not know what is it?
Exactly that What is Facebook?
Simply put it on the website. Who allows you to connect and interact with people like friends, family, co-workers.
The core of Facebook revolves around the idea of sharing information, whether they share short information telling the people, what you have used in breakfast and sharing your photos of any even like marriages, birthday, and the event happens.
This website allows you to share any aspect of your life unique and digital way. But it is not just about to connecting and sharing with people you already know. You can use this website as a tool to find like-minded through things like groups and interacting with favourite brands, public figures on their Facebook fan pages.
For many people.
Facebook provides the quick activity. Finally, it is about you to connect with the people’s information and most important of your life helping you to connect with them. Variety of diffident ways and verity of diffident devices well.
Setting Up a New Facebook Account.
Now we understand a little bit more and now time for us actually setting up an account.
- Go to facebook.com
- You see the following image.
- See on the right-hand side.
- You can fill the fields for creating a new brand account on Facebook.
- Fill the fields according to here I have filled my information according to me. More you can see the following image.
Noted: I want to advise you about the password that you have to use a strong password and do not use a common password.
You use a password generator to get a strong password, nobody can break it. Because Facebook is really tide in, there are a lot of things now a day. If someone gets your password and he can get whole a lot of things just, your digital life. Again, I say do not use a common password, or the same password anything else uses some different passwords.
- Text with upper and lower case.
- Special characters.
- Make it too difficult for the people.
Under the password field, you have to give your birthday. Why Fb is asking you about the birthday, actually there are age restrictions there is putting here you have to make sure that you are not underage and the content that serves up to you and suggested users, things like that, it is age approached for you.
If you want to read more about this right here.
It will give more information about this topic.
After selecting your birthday than you have to choose the gender.
After completing the form then click on the signup button.
Once you clicked on Create Account.
Then you would see the following image. Where you will get step 1 here you have to find your friend list.
Note: when you were creating an account that time Fb was asking Mobile number or email address So, depending on your given option. Facebook will ask for verification.
In case of me, I have given an email so I have to go with Connect to Gmail option.
Then I will be asked my Gmail and password. After that, I will be entered on Facebook like the below image.
fill out your profile information. where you have provided the information according to the fields. As below image.
- Click on Profile name.
- Select photo means if you have photos on Facebook, then you can choose. But here I have no photo So, I select upload from my Computer location. (851×315) The cover photo size should be.
- Click on save changes.
- Now add Photo. (The size should be 180X170)
Now Time for About section where you have to put your Basic Information about you.
- Click on About.
I fill myself you should also fill according to your profile.
Click on the Next button.
Again, you will get additional people to know again hit the skip button.
Then it will take to step 3, here we have to add our profile picture. It is really to do, click on the add profile picture. Go to your computer and on your computer fine your profile picture select and choose after that Facebook is going to upload the profile picture.
Now hit the next.
Now I have created my Facebook account. Everything is completely setup. But I am not able to start it.
So, before you start Facebook it is might be a good idea to go and check your email address. The email you signed with you can go to the top.
Click on confirm now. Open the email there you will see confirm account or there is also a code. If I confirm email or code once I do that then Facebook will say that the account is confirmed. Now I can start it.
Exploring the Facebook Timeline
One of the key components of your Facebook profile. That is called the Facebook timeline.
Now I am exploring exactly what Facebook timeline is and what type of information they store and how you can use it? To give people a better idea that who you are? And what about? If you go to the following URL.
you will be brought to this section this says tell your life story with a new kind of profile.
Click the cover (tells about the cover photo)I will tell you later how to change it? It tells your cover is widespread unique image represents you. Whatever case may be.
First thing first the people see once they visit your profile. It is a big banner.
Click on Home.
After that click on top stories, it can tell me your stories and sharing highlight more memorable posts, photos and life events of your timeline. You can also see all kinds of stuff inside the stories section. Actually, there are many things go inside the timeline. Basically, any activity you say is able to view on that will show up on your timeline. It chronological order basically people can see staring at the topmost recent activity and then all back.
Then finally, we have.
The video and current Facebook is so changing so when I will create noted that time I will add more things from the current Facebook.
What is Facebook?
Filling Out Your Facebook Timeline.
Now we have a better idea of the Facebook timeline is now we take a look at how we can fill out our own personal timeline inside the Facebook profile. In this lesson, we will learn how exactly do that.
It will take you to your profile.
Here you can create everything about your profile.
What is Facebook?
Adding a Cover Photo to Your Facebook Timeline.
One of the things I am talking about as we filling out the profile that something calls cover image. we have actually added one. To our Facebook profile. We will learn how to add a cover photo to your Facebook timeline.
First of all, you go to Profile and click it.
Noted: – the policy of Facebook.
After setting the photo.
What is Facebook?
Learning the Lingo.
Facebook friends explained.
In this lesson, we are exploring friends on Facebook. A friend on Facebook is anybody you happen to connect with directly when you add someone to a friend you request to connect with them.
Have access to the profile, updates, and everything else when you accept a friend request from someone else you are allowing to someone connect with you. You can add and accept anyone who wants.
You really do not have to consider that a person is a code or quote and code or quote friend real life necessary that is the beauty of this website.
It is an online social community that does not require you actually know these people outside of the echo system. If you happen to find celebrity someone involves in admires the work or something like that and you find them on Facebook.
you can add them as a friend they control whether or not accept the friend request. They can also control what posts see based on privacy control. It is a great way to access to the people to go on interests.
Including finding people already know and also ways of interacting with the people you do not know. But for now, I just want to explain the concept of what is friending?
Exploring friends now.
Whom you know or do not know.
What is Facebook?
What is the Newsfeed?
In this lesson, we will discuss news feed, and exactly what is this and what it does for you. The news feed usually defaults home page you see when logged in to the Facebook for the first time as you start to accumulate friends and create new posts on your own your news feed slowly be become populated with the all different types of information.
This URL is a centralized hub for finding out what’s going inside the online social network.
What is alike.
In this lesson, we are going to talking about likes on Facebook and you might be wondering that what is like it. Alike is just way giving the basic stamp of approval something you see the cross on Facebook?
Your likes are added to the Facebook profile when people can see o just like this lesson, or like this book or like this brand or business on Facebook in addition to liking individual things in Facebook, we can like the post on Facebook is well.
Building Your Friends List.
Finding your friends on Facebook.
The whole point of Facebook is really to build a list of friends. Who can interact on a daily basis? So we are going to need an actually find some friends to add here on Facebook. Here we can do.
Accepting and rejecting friend requests.
As you start to add your friends on Facebook, chances are their friends are going to see that and they might to start too friend requests or other people might be searching to your and sending to your friend request time to time well.
As those requests start to roll in, you see the notifications. Up at the top right-hand corner of your Facebook home page.
Click on see all
Using the People You May Know feature
A little bit earlier in the lesson, we were talking about the people you may know feature and how it is can start to populated self with the people you might know as you begin to add friends on Facebook so, I have added a couple of friends and I have received couples of friend requests and you can see my people may know lists is starting to grow. These are all people than I actually do know in fact the work with sky if I want to add these people on Facebook friends they can be shown in the sidebar the side showing up friends I know my list you can see there are many different of places where you see
Just click on add friend.
Following users on Facebook
In addition to adding people friends on Facebook. You can also follow certain users on Facebook look much the same way you could like service twitter this is mainly for high profile individuals that want to keep personal Facebook account also have public-facing post. Go out people want to be connected to them but not necessary on their friend lists. In this lesson, I am going to show you follow user that has enabled the feature. Again that has to be by the user you are trying in the follower. You can not turn on yourself. So when you are following users. All you have to go to profile.
Sending and receiving private messages
In addition to public pacing interacting like likes, and comments on posts, you can also send and receive private messages on Facebook. I am going to show you. Exactly. how they work. so I can see it on my screen.
Exploring the News Feed.
Posting status updates.
One of the main forums sharing on Facebook comes in Forum on something call a status updates. here I am going to tell you. How you update your quote and quote steps on Facebook.
Exactly what is the status it is just basically your way of sending of some sort of update on Facebook can be text-based. Photo-based, and video-based, there are many different types of status updates that you can create and you can do it from a variety of different places on the Facebook system.
Any time you see this box.
Text base, Photo base, video base, Location base.
Adding, editing, and deleting Facebook comments.
Perhaps the easiest way interacts with the people and talks about things on Facebook is that comments, on to their status updates and in this lesson, I am going to show to you how to add, edit, and delete comments on other people’s blogs posts. As well as your own on Facebook. Let’s say for instances.
Tagging friends in a comment.
I mentioned in the last topics, that we are talking about tagging the people in our comments Facebook in this next lesson, first of all, I want to give you an idea actually what is tagging is? When you tag someone inside the post or comments or Facebook it is just basically calling their attention directly to your comments and letting to know that whatever saying you are saying to them specifically and now I am going to show you how to do that.
Liking and sharing status updates.
In addition to just commenting on Facebook status can also like and share other people’s updates as well. Now here I am going to tell you, how to do that.
Sorting your Facebook newsfeed.
The Facebook feed is like a hub where all the information other peoples are sharing. They put you see.
However, Facebook has its own algorithm called top stories. Which is going to filter out, some of your friend’s postings, your news feeds, so, in this lesson, I show you how to sort your Facebook news feed.
It is exactly what do you want to show. By default, it is it can be set at the top story. Which means whatever you probably interested in the people you interact with, the most stuff you like, the thing you do share and say all kind of stuff.
Hiding people and updates in your newsfeed
In addition to filtering out, your news feeds the options I urge you in the last lesson, you can filer individuals, in your news feeds, using something called hide and unfollow features. That why I am going to show you how to do in this lesson.
Let’s say someone is posting on Facebook you just not want to see in the coming time. In order to get rid of that post.
First, find the post
Sharing Photos and Videos.
Uploading photos to Facebook
Even I already shown you, couple of ways to upload photos to Facebook system. I am going to through more time dedicated lesson, so in order to add photos to Facebook, I have to do any of these states/places.
Creating and managing photo albums
As I have stated in the last lesson, to the ability to create and manage photos album on Facebook to help organize and keep certain sets of photos together on the Facebook system. So in this lesson, I am going to show you how to create and manage photo albums.
Give the location of your photos where your photos are saved.
Tagging friends in your photos
In this lesson, I am going to talk about tagging people on Facebook inside the photos. Now, this is something that is a great way to draw attention to photos to upload that also great way to identify the friends and family members that might in the photos graphs you have taken so, in order to tag photos all you have to do, is going to your photos. Finds the photograph have someone in you want to tag.
Go to your photos and find a photo who want to tag
Posting videos to Facebook
Now we will talk about how to upload video, on the Facebook first thing you want to do, is go to anywhere you can add the status update and click on photos/video then you choose upload
Find that video which you want to upload.
Making photos and videos private
One of the questions I am asked all the time to take photos or videos completely private on Facebook. One of the things you need to understand is that nothing is truly really private on the internet but you can restrict who can see just about anything. In this lesson, I am going to show you how to make your photos and videos private as you can.
you can create changes
Later on, we will see
For the now
Type the person who is viewing your timeline.
Changing your profile photo.
So for we discussed a lot of different things, we do with photos and videos, on Facebook. I showed you how to cover photo how to add photo album, add videos, and that kind stuff one thing we have not covered that is how to change profile photo on Facebook in this lesson, I will show this.
Click on your cover photo
Adjusting Privacy Settings
Adjusting who can see your stuff
This next chapter is all about privacy and helping you to maintain proper privacy settings on your Facebook account so, we can start on just by showing you what is exactly this privacy control inside the Facebook and this is by going to
Changing who can contact you
In this lesson, I am going to show you how to control and how people contact you on Facebook by adjusting Facebook privacy settings. Let’s back to lock icon
Restricting and blocking users on Facebook
Early in this lesson, we talked about how to hide specific items from your news feeds, also how to unfollow to the people putting things to new feeds which do not like, in this lesson, I am going to show you how to take one steps further and add to the people something call a restricted lists and also how to block to people together to Facebook now blocking people should be what I call a last resort option the people who abusive in this profile or just write spam. You can, however, put people on restricted list, make them harder rank on Facebook. Thus keeping the friendship in tag but also keeping separated everybody else.
When you keep your mouse on the name of your friend
How do I remove myself from a group?
You have to go to the group page…
Click on the gear by “Create Group” and there will be an option to leave the group.
You go to the search bar and type the person name
The page will come on his profile page.
You can also unblock him
Reviewing your Facebook activity log
I mentioned earlier that we are going to explore the activity log, on Facebook on its own lesson, oh that time is now so going and ahead and click on name appear at the top and go to Facebook profile.
Changing the privacy of old posts
If you have used for a while and you have long lists of stuff inside the activity log, you might be wondering with just click fixed to make sure that everything in your activity log.
In with your adjusted privacy setting and at is actually is and now I am going to show you how to change all the privacy settings, and all of your past posts, very quick and easy, we are going to
Curtain things not shown more.
Changing who can search for you on Facebook.
Another thing people asking, how I change who can search for me on Facebook. Now I am going to show how exactly how to control who can search for you on this system.
We are continuing to look at Facebook privacy settings, no by going, to something I call timeline and tagging refinement in order to do that, go back to lock icon.
Managing follower preferences
The final privacy setting is we are going to explore in Facebook something call followers settings, in order to get we are going to little lock icon.
Deleting your Facebook account
At this point, you probably have a good idea a whether or not you should be on Facebook.
you are ready to delete the Facebook account.
It is not actually easy to do. So the first thing you need to do.