Do you know you can add custom username for Facebook pages? Today in this guide, I am going to show you the exact process of giving your Facebook fan page a new username.
But before starting, I want to give you some overview of what is the username of an Facebook page.
The username is something that only your page has on Facebook. For example, in http://facebook.com/crackaloud, crackaloud is the username. But for other pages, it is different.
Setup Custom Username For Facebook Pages
The necessity of adding custom name for Facebook pages arises because of the default username. Facebook does not give you a custom name in the beginning. Instead, they will give you something like http://www.facebook.com/pages/Crackaloud/47610691049.
But if you are a business owner or an Internet marketer, having a Facebook URL without an username isn’t suitable for branding purpose. So, today you are going to read how to setup custom username for Facebook pages.
Are you ready to find out how? Just follow the steps given below.
Step 1: Go to Facebook.com and log in with the account with admin privilege for the page you want to change the username.
Step 2: Then, visit Facebook.com/username.
Step 3: Now, you can see a dropdown of all the Facebook pages under your account. Choose any one of it.
Step 4: At this step, enter your desired username and check for availability. You will not be able to add Facebook custom name for pages if the number of fans are under twenty five.
Step 5: Now, you will see a popup box saying username can’t be changed once it is set. Just click Okay.
Step 6: Click Confirm.
That’s all. Now you know how to setup custom username for Facebook pages. You can follow the same procedure to create page username for all of your Facebook fan pages. It is easier than you think, isn’t it?