If you’re trying to figure out how to get your own custom Facebook fan page URL for your Facebook fan page here’s how you do it.
Facebook Custom URL Tutorial
Start off by going to http://facebook.com/username. this is the page where you want to select the profile, fan page, or group that you’re trying to get a custom URL to. use the drop-down menu to select your profile, fan page, or Facebook group. once you select the page you need a new text box will appear asking you to enter your desired username.
Here is where you want to give it some thought.
We need to realize is your Facebook username is one of the most important factors to getting your page, profile, or Facebook fan page ranked in both Google and Facebook search. you want to make sure that your username is both short and descriptive and includes keywords that users might be using to find pages like yours.
You can choose either to eliminate spaces between words or use dashes in between each word separate them. While it may be easier for search engine’s to pickup each individual word if you’re using a – between words, eliminating the dash can give you an easier Facebook URL to distribute to your customers.
Things to Remember When Creating Your Facebook URL
If you come to the Facebook username webpage and select your profile, Facebook fan page, or Facebook group and you don’t see the option to enter in a custom username is most likely because you do not have the minimum number of fans to create a custom username.
You need at least 25 fans to create a custom user name or URL. There are some pretty easy ways to get 25 fans including inviting your current friends to come support your page.
How to Get 25 Fan to your Facebook Fan Page Instantly
Underneath your Facebook fan page profile picture there is a button labeled “Share”. You can use this button to share your page with your current friends and get those all-important 25 fans. This is the easiest way to get the minimum number of fans to like your fan page, enabling you to create a custom Facebook URL.
Once you have the 25 fans that you need head back to Facebook and create your custom URL. After creating your custom URL you can now use this web address to hand out to your customers, prospects, e-mail list, and website visitors so that they can easily find your Facebook page and spread the word.
Questions about your Facebook URL?
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