O'Reilly logo

The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Facebook® by Joe Kraynak, Mikal E. Belicove

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Checking Out Your Wall

If “good fences make good neighbors,” Walls on Facebook make the best of friends. On Facebook, Walls aren’t used to wall in or wall out. They’re used to communicate, sort of like a graffiti artist uses walls as his canvas to broadcast messages.
In the following sections, you find out how to access your Wall and your friends’ Walls, configure your Wall, and use Walls to carry on more direct conversations with a friend.

Heading to Your Wall

Your Wall is your own space on Facebook. It’s what your friends see when they click your name or photo. It’s also what you see when you click your name or photo or click Profile in the top menu.
Your Wall displays your status updates and content that friends have posted to your ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required