How to Give Your Facebook Page a Short Address

If you have a Facebook page for your organization or business, it probably has a long address such as:

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a shorter page address? Such as:

For some pages, at the time of their creation, you get an option to enter a short name, but for others you need to reach about 25 page likes (followers) before you can have a custom personalized address.

Here are the steps to creating a shorter address for your Facebook page.

  1. Click on Settings in the top right below the Recent Likes icon.
  2. Click on Page Info. As shown below, you’ll be informed that Page Info has moved.
  3. Click on the Visit About Tab link to reach the page settings panel. You can also reach this screen by going to About and Page Info.
  4. Click on Edit next to Facebook Web Address and then enter a preferred short Facebook address. If that address is available, you can have it.

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    • The ability to change the page to a short address may not appear if you don’t have enough followers to your page, or if the initial time period has passed for when they offer it.

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