As India is heading to the next general elections, social media ecosystem is getting more interested in becoming an active participant of the change. Facebook, the most popular social networking site is now letting its users add "Registered to Vote" as a life event.
Here are the steps to add "Registered to Vote" on your Timeline
1. Click on "Life Event" on the compose box on the top of the News Feed in your account.
2. Choose "Registered To Vote" from "Travel & Experiences"
3. After adding the details you can share the Life Event with friends.
Your friends can also be a part of your registration process. Ankhi Das, Director, Public Policy, Facebook India said,
"It is our core mission to build an open and a connected world. We have seen the power of friends and social sharing helps rally people around causes, build communities and increases participation. The launch of the Register to vote feature for Facebook’s Indian users will lead to people sharing status updates and individual stories on voter registration. This will in turn create increased awareness of the voter registration process and influence higher percentage of people to register to vote".Add "Registered to Vote" as a Life Event on Facebook!,