How to tag forename only in a Facebook post
There’s a quirky feature in Facebook that allows you to tag a forename only, without the full name appearing.
When making a new post or comment, you may not always want the default full name to show. Here’s an example:
Full name: Thanks, John Belsize, I’ll see you tomorrow!
Forename only: Thanks, John, I’ll see you tomorrow!
See the difference? It may appear to be a minor detail, but it looks a lot less formal when tagging someone to just show their first name as opposed to their full title. This works on desktop and mobile/tablet devices.
We’ve tested on an iPhone 6 plus, iPhone7, Android S6 and Macbook Air. Let us know if you discover any devices or browsers that this doesn’t work with. Continue reading “How to tag forename only in a Facebook post (VIDEO)”