Facebook Begins Rolling Out Free Profile Usernames For Vanity URLs

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This afternoon Facebook posted an image of the new Facebook username settings that should be going live shortly. The image suggests that users will not have to pay for usernames and our assumption is that those usernames will be used within Facebook URLs for creating what many individuals now understand as “vanity URLs”.

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