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Facebook helps you reconnect with old friends, stay in touch with current friends and make new ones. These articles cover all aspects of how to Facebook, including how to get a login, make a profile, talk with Facebook chat, and use popular Facebook apps on the world's largest social network.
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How to Change Your Facebook Language Settings
Changing the Facebook language settngs to English or another language is easy once you know where to find the language menu.

How to Use Facebook: Profile, Wall and News Feed
What everyone needs to know about how to use Facebook. After the Facebook login, basic tips on how to manage your Facebook profile and home page -- and understand what goes into your News Feed and onto your Facebook Wall.

Chat on Facebook: How to
Facebook Chat is Facebook's answer to instant messaging. Chat on Facebook is easy. Click the Facebook Chat tool at the bottom right of your home page, then click the name of a friend you want to chat with, type your message in the box and hit enter. There's lots more you can do, too.

What Everyone Should Do to Safeguard Their Privacy on Facebook
This tutorial shows the most important privacy settings on Facebook.

How to Use Facebook Emoticons in Comments
Facebook introduced emoticons into comments in the news feed, but did not provide a menu to make it easy. Here are the codes you need to use smileys and other graphical icons in comment replies.

Adding Multiple Photos to Facebook
Uploading multiple pictures to Facebook can be challenging. The quickest way it to create a photo album, because the album management tools are better than the photo uploader in the status update box.

Facebook Timeline Tutorial
Facebook Timeline is a visual chronology of each user's actions on Facebook. This overview explains each section of the timeline and how to use Facebook Timeline.

How Facebook Privacy Settings Work
This guide to the key Facebook privacy settings can help keep you from over-sharing on the world's largest social network.

Get Your Status Updates Back on Facebook
If you want your Facebook status updates just the way they were. If you wish Facebook had just left things the way they were. Here's how you can get your status updates back and make Facebook just the way it was.

How to Delete Facebook Photos
Learn how to delete your unwanted Facebook pictures in this guide.

Facebook Friendship, Does It Have Value?
What is the value of Facebook friendship? Does it add to quality of life--or perhaps detract?

What is Facebook.com? What Does Facebook.com Have To Offer? Pros and Cons
This five-part article explains what Facebook is and what it does. Read the list of Faceboooks pros and cons and key features.

Don't Scream!.. and 8 Other Facebook Tips
By following these simple tips Facebook will become a fun and very useful place for you to visit daily. You'll not only get information on what your friends are up to, you may also get your daily dose of zen. With photos, daily prose, help on topics you're interested in and much more, Facebook can be a lot of different things.

Find Old Friends Using Facebook
The best thing about Facebook for those of use who have been out of school for a long time, is the ability to find old friends. When you find old friends using Facebook you're given the chance to make amends, start over and be best friends again, not to mention find lost love.

How to Use Facebook's Homepage
On the surface, how to use Facebook's homepage seems quite simple. Just type your comment in, hit enter. But there's so much more to know about how to use Facebook's homepage than just what you see on the surface. Let me show you some tricks you can use, and just how you can go about how to use Facebook's homepage.

Change your Facebook Profile Picture
Every once in a while you should change the profile picture on your Facebook profile because, face it, you get older and look different. There are other reasons to change your Facebook profile picture too. Maybe you want to use one that your friends from high school will recognize, or you found a cool avatar that you think looks like you. This is how you can change your Facebook profile picture.

"Who's In Your Family" on Facebook
In the "Information" section at the top of every profile page you can see people's birthdays, where they're from and what networks they belong to. Something else that can be added to this section is who you're related to.

Facebook IPO Stock Offering
Facebook IPO paperwork offers a lot of information about the social network's key numbers, including user data.

Facebook and It's Streaming Homepage
Facebook's streaming homepage is something right out of Twitter. This page stream is in real time, so you can keep in touch with your friends continuously while you're on Facebook. The streaming homepage is making Facebook a much more interactive place to be.

Get Your Own Facebook Usernames
Facebook is finally allowing people to personalize the address of their Facebook profiles with Facebook usernames. Facebook usernames will make it a lot easier for someone to find you on Facebook. Instead of being just another number, your Facebook username will create unique identifiers for you that your friends can type into their browser's address bar.

Create Facebook Friend Lists
Organizing your friends into friend lists on Facebook will help you keep your work friend separate from your gym friends, separate from people you met online, separate from whatever other friends you have. Friends can be added into friend lists any way you want, they don't have to even be for real groups.

Tag Friends in Facebook Posts
Create a link to a friend's Facebook profile right from your posts on Facebook. Tag friends in your posts so your other friends can click right through to them and see who you're talking about.

Create a Professional Facebook Profile
Facebook can also be used to promote yourself. Whether you have a small business that you want to promote, are a band of some sort, are an artist, are a public figure, or an organization, you can use Facebook to promote yourself.

Do You Have a Facebook Fan Site? Add a Facebook Fan Box to Yo…
A Facebook fan box is a box that you can add to your website that allows your website's readers to keep updated on what your posting on your Facebook fan site. By adding a Facebook fan box to your website you're allowing your fans, blog readers, customers or friends to see what's going on at your fan site from your website.

Facebook Lite, Love it or Hate it
If you haven't already, come try out Facebook Lite, a sleeker and easier to use version of Facebook. Facebook Lite allows you to view and use Facebook more like an open message board.

Facebook Scripts and Hacks
Facebook scripts and hacks are fun to play around with. You can change the way Facebook looks, feels and works for you when you install and use these Facebook scripts and hacks.

Why Buy Facebook Credits - Facebook Credits are Making Games More Fun
There are a lot of people out there buying Facebook credits. They use these Facebook credits to buy virtual items or game points on Facebook. Thousands of dollars are spent on Facebook credits each day.

Create Your Music Wish List
Using the gBox wish list tool you create your own personalized music wish list with all your favorite music on it. Then you post it to your personal website, blog or social networking site. Using the upload tool or code given to you from gBox, you can add the gBox wish list to MySpace, Facebook, Friendster, Tagged, Classmates, MyYearBook, your personal blog or any other site that allows HTML.

Create a Facebook Group
Create your own group in Facebook and make it about anything you want. Interested in Star Trek? Create a Star Trek fan Facebook group. Like gardening? Design a Facebook group for gardening advice. Have cancer? Create a cancer support Facebook group. Get the idea? Here's a quick tutorial on how you can create your very own Facebook group.

Add and Manage Facebook Photos
Facebook is more than just a place where you can post information about yourself. You can put your photos on Facebook too. Share your photos with friends and family and order prints of your photos from Facebook.

Facebook Codes to Amaze Your Friends
Here are a few fun Facebook codes you can use to make Facebook more fun and interesting. Use these Facebook codes to make Facebook work better for you or use one of these Facebook codes to make Facebook look silly.

Meet People Online With Facebook
Facebook is an online site that lets you find people. Find people you used to know with Facebook or find out who's living around you. Create groups and events with Facebook too.

How to Use the Facebook Friends List to Manage Friends on Facebook
Lists are a powerful way to control what shows up in your news feed on Facebook. Learn how to add friends to a list and manage the display settings.

Guide to Deactivating Facebook
Deactivating a Facebook account is temporary--it suspends your account and can easily be reversed by signing back in. Learn how.

Editing Your Facebook Profile, Step-by-Step
Here's an illustrated guide to editing your Facebook profile page.

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