Facebook has started offering user names beginning at 12:01am EDT Saturday, June 13, 2009. Go to http://www.facebook.com/username/ and claim your user name now before someone else claiming it :)

Things to Remember

1. You wll be able to choose a user name on a first-come, first-serve basis for your profile and the Facebook Pages that you administer.

2. You will be given some suggestions as your user name, or else you can choose your own.
Choose a Facebook Username

2. Generic words are not available as usernames. Ex: Flowers, Pizza.

3. Once you claim your username, you can't change it. So think twice when choosing a user name.

4. After claiming your user name, you can have an easy to remember URL for your profile.

You can find more details on Facebook Pages and on Facebook Blog

Again, Hurry Up and Claim Your Facebook User Name!


  1. Ransara  

    20 June 2009 at 14:41

    This is nice ... :)
    i didnt knew it b4

  2. Akila  

    20 June 2009 at 19:16

    Were you able to claim your most preferred user name?

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