How to Keep Spotify and Other Facebook Timeline Apps Private

Adjusting Spotify Privacy for Facebook

If you’ve added Spotify or one of the 60 and growing Facebook Timeline apps, you’re likely well aware of the potential embarrassment they can cause. Spotify, for example, publishes every song you listen to onto your Timeline and into the Tickers of your friends (or the group of people you choose). The problem is that… Read more »

Facebook Open Graph, 60 Timeline Apps Available

Facebook announced at a press event in San Francisco yesterday that the Open Graph is now available to developers. “Starting today,” said Eddie O’Neil in the Facebook Developers blog, “developers can build apps that let people add anything they love to their Timelines – whether it is eating, traveling, shopping, running or taking pictures.” Facebook… Read more »

How to Create a Facebook iFrame for your Business Page

In prior tutorials, we’ve discussed the benefits and power of using Facebook iFrames. Now we’re going to get into the details of how you can create your own. 1. Create the Content If you have a WordPress site, let me save you some trouble. Install the Facebook Tab Manager by David Carr. I wish I… Read more »

Why Your Facebook Page Needs iFrames

Earlier this year, Facebook did away with FBML, their mark-up language that allowed page administrators to create custom tabs. They replaced that technology with iFrames. After a bit of early scrambling and complaining, brands have realized the power and benefits of using iFrames. What It Is In its purest form, an iFrame is an HTML… Read more »

How to Create a Welcome Tab on your Facebook Page with Static HTML

In a prior tutorial, I talked about there being a couple of main options for creating a Welcome tab for your Facebook page. The simplest — requiring the least expertise and patience — is to use the Static HTML: iframe tabs application. This tutorial will focus on how to create a Welcome tab on your… Read more »