Facebook Offers Vanity URLs

Susan Hall

Starting at midnight Saturday (actually 12:01 a.m. EDT, 9:01pm PDT Friday), Facebook will allow users to adopt vanity URLs for their accounts, reports ReadWriteWeb.

 

So instead of:

http://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=432123451

you could have something like:

http://www.facebook.com/ihazvanityurl

 

They're expected to be a hot property, so PCWorld.com advises people with common names to sit by the computer as the clock counts down.



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