How do you get a name to highlight on Facebook?

How do you get a name to highlight on Facebook?

Type “@” and then the Page’s or group’s name. Select a name from the list that appears. Keep in mind that depending on a Page’s settings, you may not be able to mention it. When you mention a person, Page or group in a post or comment, a link is created.

Can I change my Facebook username?

How do I change my Facebook username? Click (drop down icon) at the top right of any Facebook page and select Settings. Click Username. Enter your new username and your password, then click Save Changes.

How do I find someone’s name on Facebook?

Type the person’s full name in the search box. Click See More at the bottom of the search menu. The search menu expands to reveal new options for search. So, if you type Jane Smith and then click See More, you can now either search People Named Jane Smith, Pages Named Jane Smith, or Places Named Jane Smith.

Why is a name highlighted in blue on Facebook?

Once the name is blue, it not only posts the comment directly to your friend’s personal page, but also creates a clickable link that can take other friends directly to your friend’s wall.

How do you link a name in a Facebook post?

  1. Log in to your Facebook account and navigate to the page or Timeline on which you want to post.
  2. Click in the “Write something” box and begin entering the text of your post.
  3. Type the “@” symbol and enter the name you want to tag immediately following it.
  4. Finish entering the text of your post and click the “Post” button.

How do you find someone on Facebook if you don’t know their name?

How to Find Someone on Facebook If You Don’t Remember Their Name

  1. Check Schools and Businesses. If you can’t find someone by name, you can still narrow your search down if you can remember where they work or where they went to school.
  2. Look For Mutual Friends.
  3. Check Suggested Friends.
  4. Nicknames and Personal Information.