Find Friends On Facebook

We covered one way of including Pals in our guide "Find Friends On Facebook" however when you have your account established you may wish to try to find more good friends. You can continue to add people to your buddies list for as long as you have an account.

Find Friends On Facebook


If you want to learn how you can discover your long lost pals on Facebook, here are a few methods to help you do this:

Email Contact List


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

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

3. Click "Discover Pals" and your contacts will be imported. A list of buddies from your contacts who have an existing Facebook will appear

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

5. Last, however not least, for the e-mail contacts that do not have an existing Facebook account, you will be asked if you would like to welcome them to join you on Facebook.

Browse Function


1. After visiting to Facebook, you can enter the name of the person you are searching for in the "Search" bar located at the top of the page.

2. Your search result will include People, Facebook Pages, Places, Groups, and so on, so you will need to filter so that only "People" appear in your search results. To do this, click the "People" tab situated in the left navigation bar. Your search results page will now include just People with the name you went into previously in the search bar.

3. If the person you are searching for does not appear on the very first page of results, you can narrow your outcomes by going into where they live, where they went to school, or the name of the business they work for. To do this, at the top of the page you will see noted under "Search Tools" the following filters, Place, Education, and Workplace. Select the filter you wish to apply and enter their location, school or office.

Individuals You Might Know (Facebook Recommendations).



The very first 2 approaches listed above ought to assist you begin. However, another popular feature that has helped me reconnect with buddies is the "People You Might Know" function. I recommend looking at this after you have included a handful of buddies since Facebook will recommend good friends based upon individuals you are already connected with on Facebook.

People You May Know looks at, to name a few things, your existing friend list and their buddies, your education details and your work information. Find Friends On Facebook, If you are already friends on Facebook with some individuals from your last job, for example, you might find some more of your former colleagues (assuming they show up to you in search) amongst the "Individuals You Might Know' tips.