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How to Tag Your Friends on Facebook

Facebook is a great way to keep in touch with family and friends. Tag your favorite people in photos, notes, and in your status updates for added fun.


  • Step 1: Type name Type the name of the person in the photo in the provided space and then select their name in the drop-down menu.
  • TIP: Your friend, event, or group will be notified that they were tagged in your status or post.
  • Step 2: Click Tag Click the Tag button. Repeat if you are tagging more than one person in the photo. Then click the Done Tagging button when you're finished tagging.
  • Step 3: Tag friends Tag your friends on Facebook in pictures by opening a picture and clicking on Tag This Photo.
  • Step 4: Tag in notes Tag your friends in your notes by clicking on your Notes tab. Open a note and type the name or group that you want to tag in the space provided under the Tag People in this Note area.
  • Step 5: Click on a face Click on the face of a person in the picture you would like to tag.
  • Step 6: Type @ Type the "at" symbol before referencing a friend, event, or group when updating your status or post. Select who you want to tag in the drop-down menu.
  • FACT: 35 million Facebook users update their status daily.

You Will Need

  • Internet access
  • Facebook account

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