The Differences Between Different Types of Facebook Pages

Want to know the difference between different types of Facebook pages? Then this article about Facebook page differences is for you! Understand at a glance the different Facebook page types.

When you first go to set up a Facebook page, you are presented with a choice of six different Facebook page options – Local Business or Place; Company, Organization or Institution; Brand or Product; Artist, Band or Public Figure; Entertainment; and Cause or Community.

But at that point, you have to just guess what the different types mean, as there isn’t any explanation right there.

Here are the selections with which you are presented:

Facebook page options

Not very helpful, really, right? Because it doesn’t explain what your page will look like, or what options you will have.

The main difference is what information you can share in the “About” and other sections of your page.

Here is our handy version of the options, with an explanation of differences of each page type.

difference between types of Facebook pages

By the way, if you’re not happy with the Facebook page type you chose, you can always change it under the “Page info” settings in your Facebook page admin area.

46
Get notified of new Internet Patrol articles!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *