How To Join Facebook Group
If you know the name of a group, it's truly easy: on the leading left is a search box. Just enter the name of the group there:
In this case, I'll be browsing for the SupportSpace group, a Facebook group for people thinking about SupportSpace, a really cool brand-new venue for finding and offering tech assistance.
Press Enter or Return after you have actually typed in the group name and it'll come up with several matches that provide you a range of information:.
( if you wish to hack things, you can also develop an easy search inquiry and add links to your own page or profile to let people find groups on specific subjects or associated. The URL you have to utilize is exemplified by the following:.
simply keep in mind to change "supportspace" with whatever word or words (separated by ~ ez_ldquo+ ez_rdquo ~, not area!) you 'd prefer).
At this moment you can see that there are two coordinating groups, however the very first one appears like it wasn't totally established and appears to have no members. The second is exactly what we seek and you'll discover it currently has 12 members. More notably, notification that proper groups have "officers" or other individuals who are designated as being in charge: if you aren't sure about the legitimacy of a particular group, that's where you should inspect.
Prior to I sign up with, nevertheless, I'll click "View Group" to see if there's more information:.
Looks legit enough! I can either back up and click "Join Group" on the previous page, or, on this page, simply below the logo (disappointed in the screen capture above) is the link "Join This Group". Click on it and you'll get a verification dialog:.
Click "Join" and you're in! Well, I'm in. You're welcome to join too, if you 'd like.
Prior to I wrap this up, I wish to highlight that on your house page on Facebook, rather of doing a search, you can also simply click on "Groups" (see the first screen capture in this article) and dig around from there. Don't be shocked if, like MySpace, you discover a lots of matching groups for your search on Facebook. A look for "iPhone", for example, produces over 500 matches. Sheesh!
If you wish to find out how to develop your very own Facebook group, please do not miss my earlier tutorial the best ways to create your very own facebook group and, normally, there's great deals of Facebook Assistance here too.