Sign up for Facebook, How to create a Facebook account?

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Maybe many people nowadays have already known how to sign up for Facebook. However, this article is still very useful for the beginners who want to join the biggest social network – Facebook.

Facebook helps you to connect with your friends faster than ever, you can  not only find friends who have lost in touch for so long but also make new friends. So, please refer to the article below to know how to create a Facebook account:

Sign up for Facebook step by step

Step 1: First, visit Facebook following this link. If your browser notifies that it can’t access to Facebook then maybe Facebook are blocked.  Refer to one of the following ways to access blocked Facebook:

Step 2: Then enter all required information to the Register form of Facebook account:


Your First name: Enter your first name.

Your Surname: Please enter your name into this box. This will be the name displayed on your Facebook account.

Email or mobile number: You can enter an email address or your phone number you are using here to verify your account.

Before signing up with your email address, you need to have an email account first. If not, please refer to how to create a Gmail account. (link)

Re-enter the email or mobile number

New Password: Enter the password to log in your Facebook

Birthday: Click the downward-pointing arrow to choose the date, month and year of birth (to create a Facebook account then you must be over the age of 13).

Gender: Please tick the box Male or Female.

After completing all the required information, click the Sign up button.

Step 3: Facebook will offer some suggestions of searching your friends who are using Facebook via Yahoo, Skype or other email services, all you have to do is to click on the Find Friends button. If you do not want to do this right now, please click Skip this step to move on to the next step.

Step 4: Your next step is to add an avatar for your account. You can click Add photo to upload a photo from your computer or Take a photo by webcam and set it as your avatar to distinguish from other accounts, also help your friends recognize you on Facebook easily. And if you want to do this later, select Skip.

Here we choose Add photo.

Now, you’ll choose one of your favorite photos to set as avatar. Click Next to continue.

Step 5: So you’ve successfully created your Facebook account. Now click on About to update information such as: work and education, places you’ve lived, contact and basic info, details about you and life events.

Now you can connect with your friends wherever you. It’s great, isn’t it? Besides, you can use some following software like: Yahoo, Viber … for chatting, making video call, free messages to your friends and your beloved ones.

Note: For unsuccessful registration

It seems very easy to sign up for Facebook. However, if you follow these steps but it doesn’t work, it may be due to one of these following errors:

  • You miss or fill in wrong information. For example, the password you re-enter does not match.
  • Your age is under 13 due to choosing wrong date of birth or year of birth.
  • Do not see confirmation email? Make sure you’ve correctly filled in your email address. Or search it in Spam box. If you still can not find it or waste a lot of time to find it, then log in to your newly-created Facebook account and click on Send confirmation email.

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