Facebook for iPhone: Creating a Facebook Account

Lesson 2: Creating a Facebook Account


Creating a Facebook account

  • On your iPhone, tap the Facebook app to open it.
  • At the bottom of the screen, tap Sign Up for Facebook, then the blue button that says Get Started.
  • Enter your email address or phone number, then your first and last name.
  • Create a strong password, and be sure to write it down in a safe place.
  • Facebook will ask for your birthday and gender.
  • After that, you will have a chance to set your profile picture. Tap Choose a Photo to select an existing one from your camera roll, or Take a Photo to upload a new picture of yourself. 
  • Then you can search for your friends on Facebook. To do so, tap Find Friends Now. You can also search for friends at a later time.