How to Create a Facebook Business Page

Facebook is a remarkable resource for businesses to market their products and services. If you’re a business owner, it’s crucial to set up a Facebook Business Page.

A Facebook Business Page allows you to:

  • Showcase your products/services
  • Connect with customers
  • Collaborate with other businesses and organizations 
  • Market your brand through Facebook Ads

This guide will run you through how to create a Facebook Business Page. 

Note: You must have a personal Facebook profile to which you can link your Facebook Business Page. 

Create A Facebook Business Page on Computer

  1. Log in to your Facebook account.
  2. On the homepage, on the left column, go to Pages.

    Facebook homepage
    Go to the Pages icon on the left side
  3. Click on + Create New Page.

    Create New Page
    Click on the + Create New Page button.
  4. Type in your page information, including your Page name, Category, and Description. The name and category are mandatory to write in, but the description is optional. 
  5. Now, click on the Create Page button.

    Add page information
    Enter Page name, Category, and Description and click on Create Page button
  6. Upload a Profile Picture and a Cover Photo for your page. Facebook recommends a profile photo of 170×170 pixels and a cover photo of 1640×856 pixels. Then, click on the Save button.

    Add page picture option
    Click on the Add profile picture button and Add cover photo button
  7. Click on Create @ username to create your page username. It is the name displayed in the URL for your page. Make sure you type in a username that is not taken already.

    Create username for page
    Click on the Create @username button under your page’s name
  8. After the green tick appears, click on the Create username button.

    Create page username option
    Enter a valid username and click on the Create username button
  9. Now you need to complete your page’s information. Click on More, and go to the About section from the drop-down menu.

    Facebook page's About
    Go to Page’s About menu.
  10. Here, add the necessary information about your business, including location, business hours, and price range.

    Add necessary page information
    Enter your business’s information
  11. If your page has any website, phone number, or email, enter them by editing the fields.

    Add necessary page info
    Enter the appropriate information for your page
  12. Finally, it’s time to add a Call to Action (CTA) button on your page. Click on the Add a button option.

    Add CTA button
    Click on the Add a button.
  13. From the list, you can select the most relevant call to action for your business or service.

    Add CTA button
    Select a suitable CTA button for your page
  14. Your Facebook Business Page is all set and good to go! You can create your first post and begin connecting with your audience.

Create A Facebook Business Page on iPhone or Android

  1. Launch the Facebook app and go to the three-line menu in the top right corner.

    Facebook settings menu
    Go to the menu at the top right corner
  2. Tap the Pages icon.

    Facebook Pages icon
    Tap on the Facebook Pages icon
  3. Now, tap the + Create button to start setting up a new page.

    Create page option
    Tap on the + Create button
  4. Tap on the Get Started button to continue.

    Get Started option
    Tap on the Get Started button
  5. Enter an available unique Page name. Now, tap Next.

    Enter Page Name
    Enter a valid name for your page
  6. Choose a category that describes your business. Then, tap Next.

    Select page category
    Select a suitable category for your page
  7. Enter your business’s website or tick the I don’t have a website checkbox. Then, tap Next.

    Enter page website
    Enter your website.
  8. Click on Add profile picture and insert a photo that best represents your page. You can also use a cover picture by clicking Add cover photo. Now, click on the Done button.

    Add profile picture
    Add a profile picture and a cover photo.
  9. Now, go to your newly created page and add the necessary information about your business. To do that, tap on the Edit Page button.

    Edit page button
    Tap on the Edit Page button
  10. Next, go to the Tabs section.

    Tabs option
    Go to Tabs
  11. Go to the About tab of your page by clicking the Edit button.

    Page About
    Tap on the Edit option next to the About tab
  12. You can add additional information about your business, such as its address, service hours, phone number, email, website, or description.

    Enter necessary details about business
    Enter necessary details about your business
  13. Go to your page’s homepage and tap Create Page @username to create a unique username that will appear in the URL of your page.

    Create page username
    Tap on Create Page @username
  14. Enter an available username – you will know it’s available if a green tick appears next to it. Then, tap on the Create Username button.

    Enter username
    Enter an available username
  15. Tap OK to continue.

    Username created notification
    Tap the OK button to go back to your page
  16. Next, add a Call to Action for your audience by tapping + Create Action Button.

    Create CTA button
    Tap on the + Create Action Button.
  17. Choose a button according to your business and the services you provide.

    Choose CTA button
    Select a suitable CTA button
  18. You’re all set to start using your new Facebook Page!

Was this article helpful?

Leave a Comment