Facebook is one of the companies that has grown the most in recent years, with more than 2 billion active users who use this social network every day from several continents. Every day, tens of thousands of people visit the official site to create a new account and join this universal social network.
Create an account in the Facebook social network it is a very simple process; You just need a valid email, a phone number (to verify yourself), a strong password and a couple of photos, with that you can start publishing almost instantly. Follow the steps below to create an account from any device (PC included):
Create an account from a mobile phone or tablet
Since the arrival of smartphones and tablets, many apps such as Facebook have had to adapt to encompass the entire ecosystem of Android and iOSbeing one of the most installed applications in terminals as famous as Xiaomi, huawei, Samsung or even high-end like the iPhone either iPad. Thus, creating an account is a quick process that only requires a few simple steps:
- Enter the official website:http://www.facebook.com to start your registration on Facebook.
- Follow the steps filling in your personal data and clicking next. Facebook will ask you for the following:
- Personal information: Your first and last name, date of birth and gender. You must give real data as otherwise they could block your account.
- Phone number and/or email: It is not advisable to use disposable emails since you will need it in case you lose your password to access your account.
- Password: Choose one that you will easily remember but it is not very simple, in any case they ask for a minimum of characters and upper and lower case letters (try to include some symbol for greater security).
- Confirm your phone number and/or email: You will receive a Facebook link (via email or SMS) to confirm that you are the one creating the account. Once you click on it you will have finished and your account will be ready to use.
- Install the official app: It is not mandatory but it is a convenient option, since you can access it from your terminal and look at the new messages without turning on the computer. To install it, visit the google playApp Store or use the direct links to download the official app:
- facebook for Android:
- facebook for iOS:
You can always access the account from the browser of your mobile phone, either with Google Chrome, Mozilla or any browser that is your preferred.
Create an account from PC
This is the easiest process as Facebook allows you to create the account almost directly compared to the mobile version.
Requirements: Your personal data such as email, telephone and of course, Internet connection to access the web.
Steps to register your Facebook account from your PC, regardless of whether you use Windows, Linux, Mac or Linux, is, from a web browser like Google Chrome, to do the following:
- Go into http://www.facebook.com from your PC browser to create your official Facebook account.
- complete registration with your personal data without omitting any:
- Personal information: Name and surnames, date of birth and if you are a man or a woman (we recommend using real data, you may have problems in the future and in this way you can validate that it is you).
- Phone number or email: you can choose one or the other, but they must be real.
- Password: One that you don’t use anywhere else, including capitals and special characters if possible, security!
- When you are ready, click on the button «sign up» to end the process.
- Confirm your email or phone. Facebook will send you a link or SMS to your email or mobile to confirm your account. If you don’t do this, you won’t be able to log in to Facebook and your account creation won’t finish, so make sure you complete it.
If you’ve made it this far, congratulations! when you walk in www.facebook.com From any browser you can log in and edit your profile to start connecting with new friends and not miss any of their news. Always remember to have your profile updated.
How to customize your Facebook account
Now that you’ve uploaded your first profile picture, let’s show you how to improve it so you can gain followers right away:
Update your images
- Use your cover and profile photo. As we have marked you, if you click on the photo icon or on «add cover photo» you will be able to change both your profile picture and your background and get rid of the dreaded white background.
- Limit for profile picture: 170×170 pixels
- Limit for cover photo: 820×312 pixels for PC and 640×340 pixels for mobile.
Complete your biography
- Here you can change what you most want, it is not necessary to do everything, but if the points that you think are of interest to you, since that way the people who see your Facebook profile will know a little about what you like.
- As you can see, it is very simple, you just have to go to «edit profile» and then click on «add» in the section you are interested in modifying.