Facebook is the biggest social media platform with over 2.7 billion monthly users as of the second quarter of 2020. Developing a Facebook Profile is beneficial for multiple reasons:
Follow the steps below to personalize your profile and privacy settings on Facebook.
Step #1: Upload a Profile picture and Add some friends
Step #2: Go into Settings. There you can edit your name, username, contact information, memorialization settings, and identity confirmation
Step #3: Under Privacy, configure the settings to fit your preferences. You can change your activity and how people find and contact you
Step #4: Configure personal settings in Security and Login. You can change your password, save your login info, enable two-factor authentication, get alerts about unrecognized logins, and much more.
Step #5: Configure other settings like Location, Language and Region, Notifications, and Stories. Find these on the left-hand side bar.
On your profile, you can proceed to answer some of Facebook’s questions to help authenticate your profile and personalize the page just for you. From there, feel free to create posts, mark milestones, and interact with friends. Facebook is an extremely helpful way to stay connected with family and friends, receive news from around the world at any time, and market your business. Become one of 2.7 billion people today by joining and staying active on Facebook.
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