The Timeline: Facebooks New Yearbook of Your Life

This is the timeline bar. With it you can scroll throughout all the years of your life. From birth to death (when it comes).

Facebook has changed the way we see each other. No longer is there a profile page, instead there is what they have called the “Timeline.” The timeline is now your story displayed for all to see. From life’s first breath to final days, your legacy will not be forgotten.

So what happened to our profile page and wall? They are still around, but they are now your timeline. All posts and status updates that were on your wall now display vertically and by significance. You can remove the conversation with JoAnn that is not relevant to the overall story of who you are. You can also use the photo that Mark posted from your camping trip to Montana and make that a “top story” or a highlight in your timeline. (more…)