Join Facebook Group
If you understand the name of a group, it's truly easy: on the top left is a search box. Simply type in the name of the group there:
In this case, I'll be looking for the SupportSpace group, a Facebook group for individuals interested in SupportSpace, a very cool brand-new venue for finding and offering tech support.
Press Enter or Return after you have actually key in the group name and it'll develop one or more matches that give you a range of information:.
( if you desire to hack things, you can likewise develop a basic search question and include links to your own page or profile to let individuals find groups on specific topics or associated. The URL you have to utilize is exemplified by the following:.
simply remember to change "supportspace" with whatever word or words (separated by ~ ez_ldquo+ ez_rdquo ~, not area!) you 'd prefer).
At this point you can see that there are two coordinating groups, but the very first one looks like it wasn't entirely set up and appears to have no members. The second is exactly what we look for and you'll see it already has 12 members. More importantly, notification that proper groups have "officers" or other people who are designated as supervising: if you aren't sure about the authenticity of a particular group, that's where you must check.
Before I sign up with, however, 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, just below the logo design (not shown 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 home page on Facebook, rather of doing a search, you can also simply click "Groups" (see the very first screen capture in this article) and dig around from there. Do not be shocked if, like MySpace, you find a lots of matching groups for your search on Facebook. A search for "iPhone", for instance, produces over 500 matches. Sheesh!
If you want to discover how to produce your very own Facebook group, please do not miss my earlier tutorial ways to create your own facebook group and, typically, there's lots of Facebook Assistance here too.