If you joined facebook to connect with people you have lost touch with, here are a few good examples of ways to connect.
- Search for them by their name – The most effective way if you know the name chances are good you will find them or if their name is very common look for schools and workplaces.
- List your high school and college alma maters. That way you can find people you might have forgotten about, likewise they can find you as well.
- When you don’t know your former contact’s e-mail address or if his or her name is so common that you can’t find him or her in the search, you can search based on school or workplace.
List as much information as your comfortable giving out, you never know someone might be looking for you as well.