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Sams Teach Yourself Facebook by Bud E. Smith

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Lesson 6. Creating Your Fan Page

In this lesson, you create your business fan page. You start by choosing the name for your page, which is reflected in its URL. You then learn how to sign up for your page.

Checking if Your Business Name Is in Use

Your Facebook Page is an important part of your business’s marketing strategy, and nothing’s more important than the name.

I start this lesson by helping you get your business name into your Facebook URL. So if your business name is Floyd’s Friendly Fones, you may well be able to have the most sensible URL for your Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/Floyds-Friendly-Fones. That would look great on a business card, wouldn’t it? And a lot better than a computer-generated URL, something like www.facebook.com/pages/as12d9gsa0k ...

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