Learn how to create a Facebook account in an easy way
What you have to take into consideration before signing in into Facebook: To register a new Facebook account you have to know your email and its password, if you still don’t have any email account then you should click on one of the following links to create a Hotmail account or a Gmail account (both are the most common), once you’ve registered an email account, then you should enter the home page of Facebook and starting the creation of a new account. As shown below:
1. Fill data to create a Facebook account
Before you can start the registration process you must access Facebook’s homepage, you can do it with the browser you like (Chrome, Mozilla, Opera, etc.), to do it type in the browser the following link: https://facebook.com or just click it here, then you simply press the ENTER button and you will see an screen like the following.
Filling data in Facebook: when you enter Facebook’s homepage you will find a form in which you can start creating your Facebook account. You must fill in the following data:
First name: Here type your first name, you would only need 1, but if you want you can type all your names without any problems.
Last name: In this space you should type your first last name or maybe all.
Mobile number or email: If you decide to use your phone number instead of your email account, then you have to add the international code to your number, i.e.: 956074236 (mobile number without code) +07956074236 (with international code), of course the code is from the country your mobile number is registered. If you want to fill in with your email you just have to do it. It’s necessary to repeat this information in the box below.
Password: In this box you have to type in a password that would always be easy to remember but it has to be, at the same time, hard to discover so nobody else could know it.
Birthday: Here you will enter your birth data in each of the fields, you can simply select the corresponding day, month and year.
Sex: In this case, you have to use your mouse and tick on the circle corresponding to your sex: Female or Man.
Finally you have to press the button SIGN UP and then you will see the confirmation screen from your new Facebook Acount. These are not the only steps, there are few more.
2. How to complete the process of confirming your Facebook account
In the case of the mobile number: you will receive a confirmation code in your mobile device, that code you have to put it in the box that will appear in you screen, then you’ll have to press the confirmation button, and then you could start making changes in your account.
In the case of the email: No matter if you have a Hotmail or Gmail account, you will see a button in a confirmation mail that would make you confirm inmediately, but if you don’t receive this mail, then you have to be 100% sure that you’ve checked the SPAM box, or just update your mail and it will show up.
When you log in into your Facebook acount for the first time you’ll see a panel where you could find related news to people who are your friends, its called timeline, also on the left side you would see related data to your likes and basic configurations, on the right side you’ll find suggestions on topics that may be of interest and you can add to your account. In the upper part you’ll find a blue menu with the logo of Facebook, your name, the button start and search friends, if you click your name you’ll see your own news wall, which is the place you publish or share posts you’ve liked.
3. Upload your first photo on your new Facebook account
Just down the upper menu you’ll find 2 spaces in which you could put your photos, once is called the profile picture and the bigger one is called the cover photo, first you need to upload a photo so you should click on UPDATE PROFILE PICTURE and you’ll be prompted to choose a photo from your computer, after uploaded you could have the option of selecting the appropiate size of the photo that you’ll use for the profile picture.
After uploading the profile picture you’ll be shown a configuration of how big or small you would like the photo to appear as shown below. When you finish click on the save button and your image is going to be show on your Facebook.
4. Uploading your first cover photo on your Facebook account
The bigger space was made to put a cover photo, to upload one you’ll need to click on the camera button in the upper left part of this space and you’ll be prompted to upload a picture or photo from your computer, after you select it and it’s uploaded you’ll have to click on the save button just like uploading your profile picture.
This is how the profile and the cover photo should be when we upload them to our new Facebook account, when you spend more and more time using this social network you’ll start learning more and more about how to use it.