How to Be in a Polyamorous Relationship on Facebook

By Julius Vandersteen

If you are in a polyamorous relationship, you might prefer to let the world know about it with your Facebook account. Facebook is a free global social networking website with more than 750 million account holders as of July 2011. Members use Facebook to keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues, writing updates about what they are doing and thinking. Facebook members also use the site to plan and coordinate events, and display information about their relationship status with the phrase "In a Relationship." You can easily indicate your polyamorous relationship status on Facebook.

Step 1

Start your Web browser, go to and log into your account.

Step 2

Click the "Edit Profile" link at the top of the page.

Step 3

Click the "Friends and Family" link on the left side of your profile page.

Step 4

Click the "Relationship Status" drop-down menu, and then click "In a Relationship."

Step 5

Click "Save Changes."

Step 6

Click the "Basic Information" link.

Step 7

Type that you are in a polyamorous relationship, and the names of your partners, in the text box.

Step 8

Click "Save Changes."