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If you are still doubting whether to promote your business on Facebook, then wait not longer! With over 829 million people using Facebook on a daily basis, it is a perfect place to market your business. Why would you ever consider missing out on all of those potential customers when setting up a business page on Facebook is free and so simple. You can set up a business page in a matter of minutes.
Choose a page type that relates to your business. There are several groups available to choose from
Click on the most suitable to your business.
- Local Business or Place
- Artist, Band or Public Figure
- Company, Organization or Institution
- Brand or Product
- Brand or Product
- Cause or Community
A little form will be displayed.
Choose your business category from the list in the drop down. There are lots of categories, so you will surely find yours. When you do, select it and fill in the other required information. Proceed by clicking “Get Started”
The Setup Page
There are 4 sections on the setup page.
- About Page
- Profile Picture
- Add to Favorites
- Preferred Page Audience
This enables you to explain what your all about and give people a reason to click or join your Business page.
Your description will show up on your main page, so be very creative, make your sentences informative but succinct at the same time. It also determines where your pages shows up in search results.
What is unique about your business? Don’t tell me, write it in your about page
Click Save Info to continue
Your profile Picture will serve as the main visual icon on your business page, so upload a great picture. It is important to know that your profile picture will appear next to your page name in search results, so make it eye-catching and inviting.
You have 2 options here, you can either upload a nice picture from your computer or you can import one from your website.
Click Save Photo to continue.
Add To Favorite
If you look at your Facebook page, there in the left hand corner, you have a navigation bar
This bar ensures an easy access to your pages, you can add your newly created page there as well for easy access.
Click Add To Favorites to continue
Preferred Page Audience
Choose your preferred audience here, people who you will like to connect with, those you would like to find and visit your page. Any Facebook user can find your page, but what is the benefit when the wrong audience keeps finding your page? You need the right audience, so don’t skip this page.
Click Save to continue.
That is it, you have successfully created a Business page. Now you can start to build your Facebook following and get your share of 829 million potential customers.