When it comes to getting your page verified on Facebook, it’s actually a lot easier than you may think! Throughout this blog, we will do our best to break down the process in simple steps that can be replicated and followed. The contents of this post will allow you to realize that the steps will vary between verifying a personal Facebook page as opposed to a business page. In addition to this, it is essential to understand the reasoning behind verifying a page and this post will also address this aspect of verification.
What is the Difference between the Blue and Grey badge?
Although both badges mean that you are verified in some way the different colors do have a purpose. A blue badge on the page or profile essentially means that, Facebook has confirmed that this public figure, media company or brand is genuine. A grey badge on the page ultimately means that Facebook has confirmed that the page belongs to a genuine organization or business house. Badges can also be simply categorized as follows,
Blue badges: For Celebrities and public figures.
Grey badges: For local businesses and corporations.