Training materials for users
Facebook is a social networking website.
Within the Facebook:
- You can create your own profile.
- You can share photos and videos.
- You can send messages.
- You can keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues.
You can use the app in your computer, your smartphone or your tablet.
FACEBOOK APP CAN HELP TO:
- Improve your social life.
- Stay in touch with persons.
- Find people with the similar interests.
- Relax yourself.
- Boost self-esteem.
FIRST STEPS: INSTALLATION
You can use FACEBOOK in your computer, smartphone or tablet.
- In a computer, you can access Facebook using your favourite web browser.
- In phones or tablets, you must download and install the program.
Ask for help if you have doubts.
IMPORTANT: TO SIGN UP AND USE FACEBOOK YOU MUST BE 13 OR OLDER
Here you have the instructions. Press the image to view or download the instructions.
HOW TO USE?
FACEBOOK has a lot of features to stay in contact with friends, to make new friends and to share the things you do.
FACEBOOK is easy to use. We have prepared some easy instructions, but if you get lost… ASK FOR HELP!
ACTIVITY 1. Check your inbox – messages from friends or other people on Facebook
Click Messages in the left sidebar of any page on Facebook.
A number appearing next to it shows how many unread messages you have.
ACTIVITY 2.Check upcoming birthdays and events
Check the box on the right side of the Home page.
For birthdays, only the Names of those friends who have listed their birthdays show up.
ACTIVITY 3.Check Friends Requests
Click the Friend Requests icon in the blue bar on top of any Facebook page to open the Friend Requests window.
Click Confirm or Not now to respond to pending requests.
ACTIVITY 4.Look at you friend’s friends
There is a good chance you know the friends of your friends.
To view their friends, go to their Timelines and click the Friends section.
ACTIVITY 5. Talk to someone right here, right now
Look in the left sidebar on any page to see which of your friends have green dots next to their names.
Then click the name of whomever you would like to chat with.
ACTIVITY 6. Celebrate your friends birthdays
Go to a friend’s Timeline.
Find the Share box below their cover photo and enter your massage.
ACTIVITY 7.Keep an eye on
Whenever your friends make new friend connections, stories about those connections appear on their Timelines and may also appear in your News Feed.
So keep your eyes peeled for these stories.