Facebook Users Get Custom Gender Options for the Very First Time

By Ashley Feinberg on at

For the many who identify as neither male nor female, Facebook has finally heard you. Starting today, those using Facebook in US English will be able to select a custom gender field with no less than 10 different identification terms.

Done, in collaboration with GLAAD, the new feature doesn't just let you identify as transgender, androgynous, genderqueer, etc., it also allows you to adjust your entire Facebook experience, choosing how you'd like to be referred to throughout the entire site. [GLAAD]

Facebook Users Get Custom Gender Options for the Very First Time