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Facebook-Beginners

Facebook for beginners: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hjbRBd-HbYY

How to use facebook: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fGcHOcj1SQA

Facebook basics for beginners and seniors: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkVf8BlE8rI

Facebook for Seniors, grandparents & Boomers Free Short Video Course and Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FVy6q2JHfKU

 

Getting Started:           

Go to https://www.facebook.com/ in your computer's web browser, or tap the Facebook app icon if you're on mobile.

Complete the information requested.  If you want your ‘friends’ to find you, then use a name they will recognize.

Choose a password that you will remember and not one that you will use with other applications.


 

Profile and cover photos, 

Desktop - Click Add Photo in the upper-left side of your Facebook profile, click Upload Photo, select a photo from your computer, and click Open.

Mobile - Tap the square profile picture icon at the top of the page, tap Select Profile Picture, tap a photo that you want to use, and tap Use.

You can also add a photo to the top of your Facebook profile by clicking or tapping Add Cover Photo, clicking Upload Photo (desktop) or tapping Change Cover Photo (mobile), and selecting a photo from your computer or mobile platform.

About:

Desktop - Click About below your cover photo area, click a subject below the "About" heading on the left side of the page (e.g., Places You've Lived), hover your mouse over an item and click Edit when it appears, and edit the item.

Mobile - Scroll down and tap About just above the "What's on your mind?" text box, tap the "Edit" pencil icon to the right of an item, tap the Edit option, and edit the item.

Friends:

Adding: Type in the name of a person whom you want to add as a friend on Facebook, then click or tap the name that you just typed when it appears below the text box. Or, choose See More.  Click on Add Friend

Hiding (unfollow): On a post of the friend that you want to hide, click on three dots and choose the appropriate action.

Block: Mobile: Click on the friend, choose the appropriate action. Desktop: go to settings, choose blocking and type the friend’s name.

Unfriend: Go to the ‘friend’ page, click on friends, and choose the appropriate action.

 
Create your post. The basis of any status is text, which you can add by typing into the status box, but you may want to add other elements to your post as well:
You can add a photo to the post by tapping Photo/Video below the text box and then selecting the proper photo or video file.
To tag a friend in the post, type @ followed by the first few letters of their name, then tap their name in the menu that appears.

You can also check into a location by tapping Check in below the text box and then entering an address.

You can share how you are Feeling...
and much more