How to add a milestone event to your Facebook profile

How to add a milestone event to your Facebook profile
How to add a milestone event to your Facebook profile
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Facebook allows us to highlight the significant events of our life, on our profile or our newspaper. For example, you could indicate the date of your wedding, your move abroad, or your discovery of a new series.

Steps

Method 1 of 2: Use the mobile version

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 1

Step 1. Open Facebook

The Facebook app thumbnail is dark blue, with a white f. By clicking on it, if you are already logged in to Facebook, you will access your Facebook news feed on your phone or tablet.

If you are not logged in to Facebook, enter your email address (or phone number) and password to continue

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 2

Step 2. Click ☰

You will find this button either in the lower right corner (iPhone) or in the upper left corner of the screen (Android).

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 3

Step 3. Click on your name

Your name will appear at the top of the menu. By clicking on it, you will access your profile.

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 4

Step 4. Scroll down and click Highlight Event

This link will appear in the lower right corner of the “Have your say” box at the top of your profile.

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 5

Step 5. Select an event

At the top of the page, different types of events will be suggested to you. At the bottom of the page, you will see several event categories, each containing additional options.

You can also type a title in the search bar at the top of the screen, then pin it on your page to create your own event

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 6

Step 6. Enter the event details

The details requested by Facebook will vary depending on the type of event you have chosen.

  • To not fill in the details, click on following, in the upper right corner of the screen.
  • If you have created your own event, you can also select an icon before continuing.
Add Life Events on Facebook Step 7

Step 7. Enter the description of the event

This text will appear below the title of the event.

If you don't want to add a description, skip this step

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 8

Step 8. Click Publish

This button will be located at the top right of the screen. By clicking on it, you will save the event on your profile.

Method 2 of 2: Use the desktop version

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 9

Step 1. Go to the Facebook website

Visit https://www.facebook.com from your favorite browser. If you are already logged in to Facebook, you will be taken directly to your news feed.

If you are not already logged in to Facebook, enter your email address (or phone number) and password, before continuing

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 10

Step 2. Click on your name

Your first name should appear at the top right of the home page. Click on it to go to your profile.

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 11

Step 3. Click Highlight Event

This button will appear at the top right of the "create a post" section at the top of your profile. Clicking on it will bring up a popup window.

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 12

Step 4. Select an event category

Place your mouse cursor on the title of a category, on the left of the popup window. These titles include:

  • employment and training;
  • family and relationships;
  • residence;
  • health and wellbeing;
  • trips and experiences.
Add Life Events on Facebook Step 13

Step 5. Select an event

Click on a predetermined event on the right of the window. The predetermined events that you will see appear will depend on the category you clicked on.

Each category has a "create your own" option that you can click if you can't find a title that matches what you want

Add Life Events on Facebook Step 14

Step 6. Enter the details of the event

The details to fill in will vary slightly depending on the event you have opted in, but they will usually be as follows.

  • Title - The title or description of the event.
  • Place - The place where the event took place.
  • With - People who lived this moment with you, if applicable.
  • When - The date of the event.
  • Details - An explanation of the event.
Add Life Events on Facebook Step 15

Step 7. Click Save

Clicking on save, you will save the event and add it to your profile.

Advice

  • You can add significant events from your childhood by setting the date correctly.
  • By adding events to your Facebook profile, you will make it more attractive.

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