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

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Chapter 4
Hitting the Wall … and Your News Feed
In This Chapter
• Understanding the difference between your Wall and News Feed
• Configuring your Wall and filtering its content
• Creating and posting status updates of your own
• Commenting on friends’ status updates
• Posting messages on friends’ Walls
• Sharing your friends’ content with other friends
Facebook provides two major modes of communication between and among friends—the Wall and News Feed. Your News Feed greets you whenever you log on. It’s the column in the middle of the screen that asks, “What’s on your mind?” and displays recent status updates your friends have posted, along with other information—such as when a friend edits his Profile or takes a quiz. If you wander away ...

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