You already know why it's important to have a Facebook business page.
Here's a guide on how to correctly and easily create you business page:
- Your personal profile will become the admin of the new business page. You will be able to add more admins after set up.
- Your personal information will not be shown on your business page.
NOTE: It is possible to create a separate business account. This is different from a business page as it does not have a personal profile attached to it. However, a business account:
We recommend setting up a business page, instead of a business account.
Click on: www.facebook.com/pages/create.php
You have the option to choose from six categories for your type of business:
Note: you can change your category later on, but it’s best to set it up correctly in the first place:
Once you select a category for your page, you will need to specify your business subcategory.
For example, if you choose the ‘Brand or Product’ category, you can specify what your products are - from clothing, office supplies, and jewelry, to software and building materials.
Then type in the name of your business and then check the box next to “I agree to Facebook Pages Terms” (do read these rules).Remember, you need to be the official representative of a business to set up an FB business page for it.
We recommend filling each of these sections as this tells visitors about you and your business.
You will now be redirected to the timeline of your new FB business page.
Learn how to connect your Etsy shop to your new Facebook page.
UPDATE: Edited on June 15, 2014 by Sahiba Sandhu