Facebook Find A Friend

We covered one method of including Friends in our guide "Facebook Find A Friend" once you have your account established you might desire to search for more pals. You can continue to include people to your friends list for as long as you have an account.

Facebook Find A Friend


If you 'd like to find out how you can find your long lost friends on Facebook, here are a few methods to assist you do this:

Email Contact List


1. After you log in to Facebook, go to http://www.facebook.com/find-friends and a long list of email providers and communication/chat networks (e.g. AOL, Hotmail, Comcast, Gmail, Yahoo, Skype) will appear.

2. Select the email accounts you want to import contacts from and enter your email/username and/or password.

3. Click "Find Buddies" and your contacts will be imported. A list of good friends from your contacts who have an existing Facebook will appear

4. Select the buddies you wish to "Add" to your Facebook account.

5. Last, however not least, for the email contacts that do not have an existing Facebook account, you will be asked if you wish to invite them to join you on Facebook.

Search Function


1. After going to to Facebook, you can type in the name of the person you are looking for in the "Search" bar located at the top of the page.

2. Your search engine result will include People, Facebook Pages, Places, Groups, etc., so you will have to filter so that just "People" appear in your search outcomes. To do this, click on the "People" tab located in the left navigation bar. Your search result will now include only Individuals with the name you got in formerly in the search bar.

3. If the person you are looking for does not appear on the very first page of outcomes, you can narrow your results by entering where they live, where they went to school, or the name of the company they work for. To do this, at the top of the page you will see listed under "Browse Tools" the following filters, Place, Education, and Work environment. Select the filter you wish to use and enter their location, school or work environment.

People You Might Know (Facebook Ideas).



The first 2 approaches listed above ought to help you start. Nevertheless, another popular feature that has assisted me reconnect with good friends is the "People You Might Know" feature. I suggest looking at this after you have actually added a handful of good friends since Facebook will suggest buddies based upon the people you are currently linked with on Facebook.

People You May Know takes a look at, among other things, your existing buddy list and their friends, your education details and your work details. Facebook Find A Friend, If you are currently pals on Facebook with some people from your last job, for instance, you might find some more of your previous coworkers (presuming they are visible to you in search) among the "People You Might Know' suggestions.