You can change the names of the pages you own on Facebook, but remember that there are some terms to do this. To change Facebook page name, there should be no any restrictions on your page. This situation is completely related to Facebook page rules. If you receive such a warning, you must contact Facebook customer service to discuss its reasons. When you change your page name, your page user name does not change. Two are different processes. Most users may confuse it. You must request for a user name change by using different methods.
What is Page Name?
Facebook pages are especially effective for corporate companies and companies selling on Facebook. The page name is the identity of that page. Users recognize your page by that name and search for it in the search field. The name of your page must always be compatible with the page content. And most importantly, it is imperative that you follow the Facebook page rules. This is not your page username. It is a different option. Page name can be changed or edited in certain periods. We will share with you all the details about how to do this. And also, we’ll explain the rules.
Why Should I Change?
This is entirely on your initiative. You may have some valid reasons for this. When your company name changes, your organization name changes, and for reasons like this, you can request a change of name. Many users are already doing it. It is not an abnormal situation. You don’t even need a reason to do that. You can arbitrarily change your name. Facebook does not ask you a reason for this but only wants you to make changes according to the rules. These rules are usually related to spelling rules. Simple and easy rules. You can be sure that you will not have difficulty in this.
Steps to Change Facebook Page Name?
To change Facebook page name, you need to be owner or admin of the page. Here are the steps:
- Go to your page
- Click on to About section at the left side
- Tab on to ” Edit Name “
- Type new Facebook name and click to next
- Request change
If you do not see this option on your page, it means that you are not authorized to see it. After submitting this request, you will expect Facebook to approve it. They will respond to you in a few days. If your request is accepted positively, your page name will change.
Don’t forget that there are some rules to change Facebook page name:
- There should not be an illegal word or term in a page name
- Don’t use Official
- Symbols (such as @& %/()!)
- Slogan and long description
- You must not exceed the limit of 75 characters
- You cannot change the name of a regional page in the global page category
You must request changes according to these rules. Otherwise, your request is rejected and you cannot change the page name.
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