Set Up Facebook Business Manager

Here's Becky's Guide to Setting Up Your Facebook Business Manager Account

When it comes to setting up facebook ads the key thing to know is that you need to set up a business manager account. This allows you access to the advanced audience profiling tools available. It also allows you to run campaigns to facebook's audience network and on instagram.

For a full training on Facebook Ads Manager 101 you can take my 45-minute eCourse.

Step 1: Go to

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Click on the "Create Account Button" in the top right hand corner.

ps they like to move this button around so it might be somewhere else if you are reading this later.

Follow the prompts to set up an account.

Step 2: Set up your account settings.

Click on the three bars in the top left corner and click on "All Tools"

Scroll over the "Business Settings" and click

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Add People, note you will have to add yourself. You can also add in employees or others who manage your pages or accounts and give them appropriate access levels.

Click on "People" in the left hand collumn

Click the Add Button and put in their email address and this will send them an invitation to join the account.

Step 3: Add Your Facebook Pages

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Click the "Add Button" in the top right hand middle column

You can add a page you already own, request access to a page or add a new page

Step 4: Add Your Instagram Account

Click on Instagram in the left hand column

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Click the "Add" button in the top right hand of the middle column and put in the login and password for the instagram account

Step 5: Add Your Add Account

Click "Ad Account" in the left hand column

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Click on the "Add Button" in the top right of the middle column

You can add an ad account that you own, request access to another account or create a new ad account.

Step 6: Give Permission

Go to each of your assets (Pages and AD Accounts) and assign roles to those accounts.

NOTE: you will not be automatically assigned even though it's your business account.

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