A Guide to Facebook's Home Page
A simplified design provides easy access to your entire Facebook experience.
- New requests, messages, and notifications
- News Feed, Messages and other core features
- Games and your bookmarked applications
- Links to chat with your online friends
- Links to important account settings, logout, the Help Center and more
- Reminders for birthdays and events
- Facebook Chat
The Top Menu
The top menu has been simplified to make it easier to get to what's new and important.
for requests, messages, and notifications light up when there's something new you won't want to miss.
contains links to important settings pages. It's also where you can go to find help or log out.
— Search, Home and Profile — are accessible at the top of every page.
The Left Menu
The left menu has been organized to make it easier for you to find and discover content from friends, read your messages, see what your friends are up to, access applications and more.
such as News Feed, Messages and your Friends - are at the top, making it easier to keep up with what's new.
you've bookmarked have moved up the page for easy access. The new Applications and Games dashboards help you discover new and interesting information from your friends.
provides quick links to chat with your friends, or quickly go online yourself. To edit your options, find Facebook Chat in the bottom bar.