Facebook Page Timeline Setup Tutorial
It’s day one of the Facebook Page Timeline Setup Tutorial! Today’s task is to highlight all of your important status updates or page comments.
To highlight a post, drag your mouse over it and a star and pencil icon will appear in the top right, like this:
To highlight the post, click the star icon. Clicking on the star icon will make the post look wider and more prominent, like this:
What stories should I highlight?
I would recommend going through and first highlighting all compliments or favorable reviews that have been left on your page by customers. Here’s a great example:
A couple other suggestions for highlighted stories:
-Events you hosted
-Special company announcements you’ve made
-Employee recognition posts
-General information you’ve posted about your products or services
Using the Activity Log to manage stories
It might be a lot of scrolling to go through all of your wall posts and comments in order to find the ones you want to highlight. That’s why Facebook offers the Activity Log to help you see all of your posts in a more condensed view.
To access the activity log, click on Manage in the admin panel:
Then click on Use Activity Log:
This is your activity log. From here you can sort by date, month, and type of post. If you want to work on highlighting customer compliments like today’s task instructs, click on the All button in the top right, and then click on Posts by Others:
Do you have any questions? Suggestions on stories to highlight? Let us know in the comment section.
According to Facebook, these page changes must be done by March 30th. If you don’t have the time to devote to updating your business page, email me, and I will set it up for you for $150.