Facebook recently started providing blue checkmarks next to pages of celebrities and official Facebook pages, much like Twitter does. Here are directions on how to verify a Facebook fan page and add the blue checkmark to your account.
What’s a verified profile or Page?
Some well-known public figures and Pages with large followings are verified by Facebook as having an authentic identity. You’ll see a blue badge next to a verified profile or Page’s name. These profiles and Pages may include:
- Government officials
- Popular brands
- and businesses