How to change default landing tab on a Facebook page

Last time we told you how you can add a new tab to your Facebook page. This post will tell you how you can change your default landing tab. Defualt landing tab means the tab which opens when someone visits your page. Mostly people choose a welcome page to welcome its visitors as a default tab. Now if you have already created a new welcome tab it’s important to change it to default tab as it’s of no use to welcome a person after he likes the page.


  1. Open the Facebook page you admin and you want to change the landing tab.
  2. Click on ‘Edit Page’ on the top right of the page.
  3. Go to ‘Manage Permissions’ from your sidebar and select your new tab in ‘Default Landing Tab:’ from the drop down list.
  4. After selecting the tab click ‘Save Changes’. You can also select Info, Photos, Discussions or any other tab as your default landing tab.

Using welcome tab as default:

If you are using a welcome page as default tab then it’s important to customize your welcome page first in prder to make it attractive. You can add a text note to of you can add an image to welcome your visitors. To add a welcome image read this post and add the following code in the box provided.

<img src=”#”>

Replace # with your welcome image URL including the http:// part. You can also upload that image to Facebook and give the link here. Stay connected for more tech and Facebook updates.