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How to Send a Sibling Request on Facebook

You might have been embarrassed by your sibling when you were a kid, but now you want the world to know that you're family. Utilize Facebook to spread the word.


  • Step 1: Use the drop-down menu to choose your relation to this person. Be sure to click Save. Then, await confirmation of your sibling status.
  • FACT: As of 2010, the average Facebook user had 130 friends.
  • Step 2: Click the Add another family member button. When a blank box pops up, type the name of your sibling. When their name with their profile picture pops up, click on it.
  • TIP: You can also add your mother, father, and your kids from this screen.
  • Step 3: Click the Info tab and find the Edit button to the right of the About Me category.
  • Step 4: Find and click the Relationships button on the left side of the Edit screen.
  • Step 5: Log into Facebook and click on Profile in the top right corner.

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