How To Set Up My Facebook Page As a Community

How To Set Up My Facebook Page As a Community

Facebook allows you to change the category of your page, so if you originally made your page a community, you can easily change it to a business. When you make the change, you’ll have access to additional fields appropriate to the business page, so you can fill in your business information. Likewise, the new category will appear in search results and follow the business category’s layout.

Step 1

Log in to your Facebook page. If you’re on your personal profile, click the page name from the left panel’s Pages section.

Step 2

Click the “Edit Page” drop-down menu and select “Update Info.”

Step 3

Click the first “Category” drop-down menu and select either “Companies & Organizations” or “Local Businesses,” depending on which is most suitable to your organization.

Step 4

Choose an area of specialization in the second “Category” drop-down menu.

Step 5

Click “Save Changes.