To tag someone in a Facebook post, start typing their name into the status update field. When a drop-down menu of suggestions appears, select their name.
- Create a status update
Create a status update on your timeline in which to tag your friend.
- Type the person's name into the status update
Type your friend's name into the status update, and capitalize the first name.
- Select the person's profile
A drop-down menu appears giving you a list of options to choose from. Select the correct person's profile that you want to tag. A link to your friend's profile is created in the status update or comment.