How To Request a Facebook Graph Search Invite

Here’s a quick tip compliments of Social Media Examiner.

If you still have the old Facebook search tool, and would like to be considered for the souped up Graph Search tool which is slowly rolling out now. Simply type a # hash key into search and hit enter. This will reveal a request invitation button to signal the nice people at Facebook you would like the feature. Give it a little bit more time, then soon you will notice something very different and very powerful about how you can search on Facebook.

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The old Facebook search box.

Once you have Graph Search enabled your screen should look like the below.

Facebook with Graph Search enabled.

Facebook with Graph Search enabled.

 

After you have requested an invitation, the next time you enter a hashtag into the search box, you should see the following:

 

Facebook lets you know you are on the list.

Facebook lets you know you are on the list.

 

So What Can Graph Search Do?

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