Creating Facebook Lists

I find the Facebook Lists feature invaluable in keeping up with my Facebook friends and fan pages; they serve as very specific news feeds that allow me to much more easily follow just my colleagues or close friends. I don’t miss as much as I used to since creating Facebook lists.

If you’re not currently using lists, I recommend them highly. They’re pretty easy to create. Here’s how:


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  2. Bob Stanke on May 31, 2010 at 4:41 pm

    Definitely an under-utilized feature in Facebook, but I have lived and died by it for a while! I actually comment on Facebook a lot, but I target my updates to lists based on topic. Nice overview!

  3. derickson on May 31, 2010 at 10:30 pm

    Thanks, Bob. I use it both ways: To target content to topical lists as well as to more easily follow content.