Chapter 3: Getting Started with Facebook
In This Chapter
Where’s the Metro Facebook app?
Establishing a Facebook account
Nailing down your settings
Building your Timeline
Locking down your Facebook info
If you don’t yet have a Facebook account, about a billion people are ahead of you.
Of course, many of them said the same thing about mobile phones a decade ago. ATMs. Online banking. Two decades before that they lambasted the newfangled color television stuff — it’ll never catch on, you know? Mimeographs. Eight-track tapes. Wringer washing machines. Vinyl records.
In the past decade, Facebook’s become an important part of the daily routine of 700 million people, and it claims ...