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How to Claim your Facebook Fan Page User Name

 

For Example:

This will change your fan page link from looking like this...
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bonaire-GA/Georgia-Angel-A-Southern-A...

 

To this...
http://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaAngel


Go to:  http://www.facebook.com/username/
{DO NOT change "username" to your user name, copy and paste the link just as it is}

 

You should see a link that says something like
"Set a username for your Pages"

 

 

 

 

I have 3 fan pages, so I had to select the page, then type in the user name I wanted.

Then click "Check Availability".

 

A message will display if the name is available or not.

 

For more information, here is the Facebook Help Center page on "Usernames: Facebook Pages"

http://www.facebook.com/help/?page=896#!/help.php?page=900

It states that "All Pages are eligible to claim usernames if they have more than 25 fans."

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thanks for this! got both my pages switched over!
awesome i was wondering how you did this. i've been looking for days!!
Karen, Great post! I can't thank you enough for this information. My URL is now:

http://www.facebook.com/baby.product.reviews

Laura
InfantProductReviews.com
You only need 25 fans for this service.
Can you do the same thing if you have a FB group? I have the feeling the answer is no..... bummer!!
{bump}
Just found this and so happy I did.  Thank you!

When I click on your link to set username it offers me one for my personal page.  How do I let facebook know I need username for my fan page (nutrimommy name...)  Any help appreciated!

Thanks,

Anne

Hi Anne,
Did you copy and paste the link exactly as it says "http://www.facebook.com/username/" Don't change "username" to your username. Copy and paste the link exactly.
If you still have problems, you can email me directly at karen@ageorgiaangel.com and I will see if I can help you.

Karen


Anne Zimmerman said:

When I click on your link to set username it offers me one for my personal page.  How do I let facebook know I need username for my fan page (nutrimommy name...)  Any help appreciated!

Thanks,

Anne

Hi,

Thanks for getting back to me.  I did it exactly but it goes to my personal facebook page sign in.  My fan page seems to not have its own log-in.  I think what I am not doing is separating it as a separate entity but I do not know how...

Karen said:

Hi Anne,
Did you copy and paste the link exactly as it says "http://www.facebook.com/username/" Don't change "username" to your username. Copy and paste the link exactly.
If you still have problems, you can email me directly at karen@ageorgiaangel.com and I will see if I can help you.

Karen


Anne Zimmerman said:

When I click on your link to set username it offers me one for my personal page.  How do I let facebook know I need username for my fan page (nutrimommy name...)  Any help appreciated!

Thanks,

Anne

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