How To Tag Your Friends In Your Facebook Status Updates

Facebook Tagging is now up and running! Below you can see auto-search for tagging in action (works flawlessly)and SheGeeks reader LaVeda Mason testing out the new @mentions feature in her Facebook status update.

Facebook Tagging


Note: The tagging feature does not load all of your Facebook friends when searching for them, only the first 4 or less that match the characters you’ve entered.

@Mentions in Facebook Status


chatNow that Facebook @Mentions are now live, what are your thoughts about it?

  • How often do you think you’ll be using the tagging feature?
  • Do you normally mention people in your Facebook status updates?
  • Will this cause you to do so, if you didn’t before?
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