How to change the category of my Facebook fan page?

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If it is easy to turn my Facebook profile into a Fan Page to add a game or business button, it is also easy to change the category of that Fan Page.

There are several labels, each of these carries with it a series of characteristics, possibilities and certain functions, as well as very specific.

The latter makes the correct choice of the tags that will be associated with the page. In fact, it is more important than many believe or concede.

In fact, the categories appear just below the fan page name, making it easier for people to locate what they want through search. Giving or reducing momentum to the page in question.

Change page category from PC

The steps to follow to change this aspect on PC are very simple, in fact the procedure is quite simple and you don't need to be an expert to do it.

First of all, you must be logged in to Facebook via the fan page account and locate the section " Information ”In the menu on the left of the page.

Therefore, the window will update and you will be able to see the information that has been provided about the company, person, cause or other.

Now, on the right side of the screen, there will be a section called " Category "And next to it a suitable button called" Modification “, You have to click on this.

Next, a navigable menu will appear in which all available categories are located. It must be chosen one by one, with a maximum of three to associate.


Finally, make sure you have chosen the correct labels and then click " Save ”So as not to lose the changes made.

Can I edit or add categories from my mobile?

Yup! Of course it is possible. Facebook allows us through its mobile application, the ability to customize all aspects of our page, you just have to know where to look.

The steps to follow to change the category of a fan page from the App on an Android smartphone are just as quick and very easy to understand and execute.

To start, we identify the fan page, already within it, we must select " Other Or, which is the same, the icon designated to the menu, sometimes three dots or three horizontal lines.

So, scroll through it, until you get the option " Edit page information ", Then locate and press" Category ".

If you already have a category assigned, you have to click on it to remove it, instead, to add a new one, simply tap " Add category ".

Then, you can move on to choose with a tap the label you want to add, plus the limit is three. For " To save Changes, simply press the aforementioned button.

Change the category of a fan page from the App on the iPhone

As in many applications, their distribution varies by operating system phone, so adding or editing labels from iPhone will be slightly different from the above method.

From the fan page you can find the " Configurations ”Identified with a gear or cogwheel icon.


Now choose the option " Informazioni sulla page "and then click on it, then click" Category ".

At this moment there will be two possibilities to do, the first is to touch an already assigned category to delete it (in case you want to do it).

And the second is simply to touch " Add category "Or a symbol" + “, To create or add the new label.

To search for it, you can write the text directly or scroll through the options until you find the one you want. Finally, all that remains is to select the category and, if you want two more next to it, click on " Save ".

It doesn't matter if you merge 2 Facebook fan pages into one, tags can still work in this case. Fortune.

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