Facebook Tips

Facebook Tip 10: Mobile for Facebook

One of the most popular Facebook applications is the Facebook mobile. There are about two hundred million people all over the world who use Facebook mobile right on their phone. And that’s one convenient way to get in touch with your friends, post updates and practically just anything you can do with Facebook using a computer.

Facebook Mobile SMS

You can get updates and track what’s happening in your Fan Page through Facebook SMS service. The convenience of this application is that it will save you from checking your fan page from time to time to see the progress of updates. You may now receive updates on your mobile phone.

Step 1
  • Open your Facebook Fan Page Profile.
  • Click “Get Updates via SMS” located at the lower left corner of your screen.
  • An “Activate Facebook Texts (Step 1 of 2)” window will appear.
  • Country – Select your country from the selection box.
  • Mobile Carrier – Choose your mobile carrier.
  • Add your phone number here – Add your phone number at the highlighted text.
  • Click “Next” – It will lead you to Step 2 of the process.
Step 2

On your mobile

  • Type F on your text box
  • Send to 32665
  • You will receive confirmation code on your phone.
  • Retrieve the code

On your Computer

  • Enter the confirmation code into the box provided.
  • Choose your personal Settings – You may or may not choose to “Share my phone number with my friends” and “Allow friends to text me from Facebook”. Check the box if you choose to.
  • Click “Next” when done.

It’s as easy as that. Now you’re ready to receive SMS notifications from Facebook.


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