Timeline Apps. How to Create a Store on Facebook. I believe that in the years ahead Facebook will become not only a place to connect with friends and family but a place to buy and purchase stuff.
We have updated this page with some great new options for creating a Facebook storefront. We’ve also created 4 video walk thru’s below.. I’ve seen quite a few store front applications pop up for Facebook and I have been wanting to try one for a while. One such application is called Payvment. This application allows you quickly and easily create a storefront on a facebook page. I had our storefront (You Brand, Inc. Here is a screenshot of our store below: Our Facebook Store This allows you to create a separate tab on any facebook page called Storefront. How Much Does it Cost? Currently to set up a storefront the cost is zero, yes free. How Do I Set Up a Store? I was amazed at how easy it was to set up a store. Adding a new product is a 2 step process. Some features this store has: What I Wish It Had Analytics. Instagram Photos Now Show Up Full Size on Facebook.
Instagram has announced deeper integration with Facebook — now your Instagram pictures shared to Facebook will be displayed in full size on your timeline or the timeline of a friend.
Not only will the photo show up in all its glory, but the caption you've added from within the Instagram app on the iPhone will be sitting there underneath. The integration goes even deeper, letting you share your friends' pictures (or even groups of pictures) from Instagram onto Facebook. You can create an "Instagram Photos" album on your Facebook account to aggregate all those photos.
The insular nature of the Instagram service still remains, where the only platform you can use to take Instagram pictures is the iPhone. But this new capability opens things up considerably. Perhaps this is a signal of the further unfurling of the Instagram universe. [via the official Instagram blog] Graphics courtesy Instagram. 23+ Essential Facebook Page Applications to Improve Fans Engagement in 2012.
Greetings and Happy New Year!
To kick off 2012, some of you may think of giving your Facebook Page a facelift. There may be some features you wish to add such as custom iframe tabs with fan gate option or ideas to encourage fans engagement on your Page. If you do, you’ve come to the right place! Every year I will compile a list of cost-effective facebook apps you can use not only to improve your fans engagement but hopefully enhance your brand visibility at the same time. Without further ado, let’s get to the list.
This review is based on my personal opinion only and has nothing to do with affiliation or app sponsorship whatsoever. To Encourage Fans Participation and File Sharing: #1 FriendCard FriendCard is a smart way to make your brand go viral by allowing fans to send customizable branded greeting cards to their friends. . #2 Coupon for Pages What can be more exciting to offer fans some great deals on your Page? (Note: Transform the Coupon tab into a fan-gating tab to entice new ‘Likes’)
Top 10 Facebook Apps for Fan Engagement and Building Community. Are you looking for ways to better engage Facebook fans and build your community?
These top 10 Facebook apps are, in my opinion, some of the most useful ones for pages when it comes to encouraging fan engagement and giving value to your community. They are also very easy to use. Some may be familiar to you, but you may find some new gems to try out. By the way, check out Top Ten Facebook Apps for Building Custom Tabs & Pages. If you are looking for a more comprehensive list, check out the one by Mari Smith: Top 75 Apps for Enhancing Your Facebook Page. #1: Fan of the Week for Pages Your fans like to be recognized. The application is free for the basic message shown below, but you can upgrade for a small fee to customize your message. When you are recognizing your audience for participation, they will watch for your posts. To add it to your page, just go to and then choose the page to add it to. Enabling the Fan of the Week for Pages app is easy. #2: Booshaka #3: NetworkedBlogs #4: Post Planner.