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How to tag yourself on Facebook

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How to tag yourself on Facebook: After having heard so much about it and after having seen all your friends use it finally you too have made up your mind, you read my guide on how to use Facebook and then you started using Mark Zuckerberg’s famous social network. At the moment you have not encountered particular problems in using Facebook and everything seems to be going well. Nevertheless, there is one thing that you cannot understand and about which you would like to clarify: how to tag on Facebook? If this really is the case and if this is the question you are asking yourself then you can count on me. In fact, I can explain to you, step by step, how to tag yourself on Facebook.

Before you can scare yourself and think about the worst, however, I would like to clarify immediately that even if at this moment it may seem the opposite to understand how to tag on Facebook is not at all complicated, both from computer both from smartphone And Tablet, really!

So if you are actually interested in understanding how to tag yourself on Facebook I suggest you take a few minutes of free time, get comfortable and concentrate on reading the following lines. I am sure that you will eventually succeed and that you will also be ready to say loudly that tagging on Facebook was actually a real breeze.

Before indicating how to tag yourself on Facebook, however, it is good that you understand something very important. On the social network it is possible to tag other users in singles post, in the comments to a post, in a photo or in a video. The system is very simple in all cases and the basic concept is practically the same but the procedure that must be performed in one event or another is slightly different, take this into account.

Note: Even if the various steps shown below and indicating how to tag on Facebook have been performed from a computer, all the various operations can be carried out in a similar way also by acting from a smartphone and tablet, both through the official Facebook app and through the Web browser usually used. to browse the web from your device.

Post

If you are interested in understanding how a post is tagged on Facebook, the first thing you need to do after logging in to the service is to click on the box with written inside What are you thinking about? that you find located at the top of the main section of the social network, then type the symbol @ (the same one you use for e-mail addresses!) and then enter the name of the friend you intend to tag (for example @salvatore aranzulla). To correctly insert the names of people to tag in your posts you can help with the autocomplete menu that appears when you type the symbol @ in the status update pane. Keep in mind that in a single post you can tag multiple users at a time but for each of them you will have to carry out the procedure I have just indicated.

Then complete the post by adding the message you deem appropriate and then click on the blue button Publica to publish it immediately.

Once the message is published, all the people tagged in it will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

For more details about the procedure to be carried out to understand how to tag on Facebook by acting on the posts, I invite you to consult the guide on how to mention on Facebook. If, on the other hand, you are interested in understanding how to tag all friends on the social network, take a look at my tutorial on how to tag all friends on Facebook.

Comments

If you are interested in understanding how you tag yourself on Facebook within a comment, identify the post you intend to reply to, press the box with it written Write a comment… or select the item Reply, then type the symbol @ and enter the name of the friend you intend to tag. To correctly insert the names of people to tag in your posts you can help with the autocomplete menu that appears when you type the symbol @ in the status update pane. Even in this case, in a single post you can tag multiple users at a time but for each of them you will have to carry out the procedure I have just indicated.

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Then complete the comment by adding the message you deem appropriate and then click on the button Enter attached to the keyboard to publish it immediately.

Once the comment is posted, all the people tagged in it will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

Photo

Have you taken a photo with one or more of your friends and are you interested in understanding how they tag themselves on Facebook in order to report their presence in the shot? Yup? Well then locate the photo you published on which you intend to go to act, click on it and then select the item Tag the photo attached to the pop-up menu that is shown to you or select the appropriate button for the tag that is located at the top right.

Now press the point in the photo where you intend to tag your friend and fill in the box with it written Type a name typing the name of the person you intend to tag. Repeat this for each friend you want to tag in the photo. Finally, he presses on his voice Completed tag which is located at the bottom.

Screenshot showing how to tag yourself on Facebook

Also in this case, once the operation is completed, all the people tagged in the photo will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

If, on the other hand, you are interested in understanding how it is tagged on Facebook by acting on a photo yet to be published, go to the main page of the social network, locate the box with it written What are you thinking about?, click on it, click on the icon depicting a camera and select the photo you want to post on the social network. Then fill in the field Who were you with? placed next to the item With (if it does not appear automatically, press the icon depicting a little man) by typing the name of the user you intend to tag and then select the right match from the context menu that is proposed to you. If you want to tag more than one friend, you have to repeat the procedure I just indicated for each individual user.

Screenshot showing how to tag yourself on Facebook

Once this is done, complete the post by typing a message of your choice in the field Write something about this photo …, type in the place where the shot was taken, how do you feel and what you are doing at this exact moment using the appropriate buttons visible on the screen and then click on the button Publish.

Once the procedure is complete, all people tagged in photos will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

For more details about the procedure to be carried out to understand how to tag on Facebook by acting on the photos, I invite you to consult the guide on how to tag a photo on Facebook.

Video

If you are interested in understanding how to tag yourself on Facebook by acting on a video, the procedure you need to carry out is the following. Locate the video you published and on which you intend to go to act, press it and then click on the button Tag the video located on the right.

Screenshot showing how to tag yourself on Facebook

Now fill in the field Who were you with? always located on the right by typing the name of the user you want to tag and then select the right match from the context menu that is proposed to you. If you want to tag more than one friend, you have to repeat the procedure I just indicated for each individual user.

Then click on the blue button Changes completed to complete the procedure to tag your friends.

Once the procedure is complete, all the people tagged in the video will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

If, on the other hand, you want to understand how it is tagged on Facebook by going to act on a video yet to be published, go to the main page of the social network, locate the box with written on it What are you thinking about?, click on it, click on the icon depicting a camera and select the video you want to post on the social network. Then fill in the field Who were you with? placed next to the item With (if it does not appear automatically, press the icon depicting a little man) by typing the name of the user you intend to tag and then select the right match from the context menu that is proposed to you. If you want to tag more than one friend, you have to repeat the procedure I just indicated for each individual user.

Then complete the post by typing a message of your choice in the field Write something about this video …, type in the place where the movie was shot, how do you feel and what you are doing at this exact moment using the appropriate buttons visible on the screen and then click on the button Publish.

Screenshot showing how to tag yourself on Facebook

After carrying out all the steps, the people tagged in the video will be notified with automatic notifications from Facebook.

For further details about the procedure to be carried out to understand how to tag yourself on Facebook by acting on the videos, I invite you to consult the guide on how to tag a video on Facebook.