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How to put a middle name on Facebook

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How to put a middle name on Facebook: At first it bothered you a little, but now you couldn’t do without it. I’m talking about your nickname, now the only appellation with which you are called by your friends and which you have decided to also use on the Net to register on all the sites and online services on which you are registered … apart Facebook which requires the real name for registration.

What if I told you that despite this it is possible to add your nickname also on Facebook and make it appear as an integral part of your name? No, I’m not kidding and I’ll prove it to you by explaining it right away how to put middle name on Facebook. Follow me and try it too!

If you want to learn how to put middle name on Facebook, the first step you need to take is to connect normally to Facebook with your account, click on the arrow located in the blue bar at the top right (where the button was previously Account) and select the item Account settings from the menu that appears.

On the page that opens, click on the option Edit corresponding to the field First name to bring up the name change form used on Facebook, type your nickname in the field Alternative name or your real middle name in the field Second name, type the password of your Facebook account in the appropriate field and click on the button Save Changes to save the changes.

Make sure there is a check mark next to the item Include it in my profile if you want your nickname to appear on your Facebook profile page (it will appear in brackets after your real name).

In case you have decided to add a nickname to your Facebook account, the changes will take effect immediately while when you decide to put middle name on Facebook changes can be applied within 24 hours. Furthermore, again with regard to the middle name, you can decide if and how to display it in your profile and in the comments on the social network by choosing the combination you want most from the drop-down menu Show how before clicking Save Changes.

If you change your mind, you can delete or change your nickname or middle name on Facebook at any time by going back to Account settings and clicking on the option again Edit corresponding to the field First name. Easier done than said.