How to create a Facebook business page

Don’t make the mistake of creating a “personal” Facebook page for your business. This is a common mistake that many businesses make. Creating a Facebook page for your business is easy. Follow these simple steps to set up your Facebook business page:

  1. Visit the Facebook Page setup page to start.
  2. Once you’ve entered the required information, you will be taken to the Facebook Login page and asked if you have a Facebook account. If you do not currently have a Facebook account, select “I do not have a Facebook account.” Enter your email address and date of birth.
  3. Note that you must have a personal Facebook account in order to set up a business Facebook account. To view a list of pages that you admin, visit This is also a common mistake because when you log in, you will be automatically taken to your personal page and not the business page. Make sure that you always ensure that you make changes on your business page only.
  4. If you do no intend to use your personal page, it is a good idea to adjust your Privacy Settings to “only me” on all categories for your personal page so that no one will find your personal page in the Facebook search.