Do you go by a different name? Learn how to add a Facebook alternate name to your Facebook Profile in just a few steps.
Why add an alternate name
There are plenty of reasons why you would want to add an alternate name to your profile.
For example, you may have recently gotten married and friends you went to school with only know your maiden name.
Alternatively, if someone only knows your nickname, it can be difficult to find you in search.
Types of alternate names you can add
When you’re ready to add your alternate name, here are some of the types of names you can add.
- Maiden name
- Professional name
To add your alternate name to your Facebook Profile, follow the instructions below.