What the Facebook and Instagram API Changes Mean for You

agora pulse

Remember when we social media marketers freaked out over the “ Facebook apocalypse ?” Our newest freakout du jour comes in the aftermath of Facebook and Instagram restricting third-party tool use of their APIs. Facebook API Changes.

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What Associations Need to Know About Facebook’s API Changes

SocialFish

Ah, Facebook–that social network I love to hate , even though my career kind of depends on using it. Until yesterday, when you shared a link on Facebook via a page, you had the ability to customize the title, link description and image for that link.

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What the Facebook and Instagram API Changes Mean for You

agora pulse

Remember when we social media marketers freaked out over the “ Facebook apocalypse ?” Our newest freakout du jour comes in the aftermath of Facebook and Instagram restricting third-party tool use of their APIs. Facebook API Changes.

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Facebook API Changes Mean You Can No Longer Auto Post Tweets to Facebook

Social Media Today

You can no longer automatically post your tweets to Facebook, finally ending a major social media curse

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The December 11 Instagram API Changes are Here. Let’s Talk about Them.

agora pulse

In April of this year, I wrote about the Big Facebook and Instagram API Changes that had just been announced. And because Agorapulse is connected to the Instagram Graph API, you’ll also be able to: publish directly to Instagram without push notifications.

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What Is an API & Why Does It Matter for Social Media?

Sprout Social

Your Internet experience runs on APIs. But what is an API and why does it matter to you? In this article, we’ll give a high-level overview of APIs and how they relate to your daily life. What is an API? API stands for application programming interface.

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Facebook Quietly Launches Ads API for ALL Developers

Stay N' Alive

Some amazing things have been announced at Facebook’s annual developer conference, F8, going on yesterday and today in San Francisco. That was the launch of Facebook’s advertising API to all developers, making the entire API public.

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Facebook Quietly Launches Ads API for ALL Developers

Stay N' Alive

Some amazing things have been announced at Facebook’s annual developer conference, F8, going on yesterday and today in San Francisco. That was the launch of Facebook’s advertising API to all developers, making the entire API public.

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API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Podcast

Laurel Papworth

Episode 3 focusses on monetizing APIs and looking at revenue streams from widgets. API Widget Economy: Social Media Business Ep.003 from Laurel Papworth on Vimeo. Ebay API. In November 2000 they opened up the API and by 2006 had 5 billion API calls a month.

[Product Update] Changes in the Instagram API: how does it affect to Audiense users?

Audiense

As you might already heard in the news, Facebook, Instagram’s parent company, has decided to shut several Instagram APIs overnight. Rest assured we are already studying the possibilities of any new Instagram APIs can offer to give our customers the best experience possible.

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Facebook Announces New Updates to Help Brands Connect with Customers via Messenger

Social Media Today

Facebook has released its latest Messenger Graph API update, which includes some new options for Messenger brand interactions

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Growth Hacking: How to Target Ads to the Followers of a Public ("Follow") Profile on Facebook

Stay N' Alive

I shared earlier on this blog the benefit of using a personal, "Public Profile" on Facebook over a Fan Page on Facebook to personalize the experience and grow your network. If it''s a text file that has a Facebook ID on each line of the file it should work.

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Developers: Here's How You Access #Hashtags in Your Apps

Stay N' Alive

I mentioned Facebook would likely release an API for this. Being the idiot that I am I neglected the fact that Facebook already has a search API, and you can start using it right now. Technology social api hashtags graph api hashtag facebook api facebook platform

Promoting an API – Etsy offering basic programming classes…

The Way of the Web

A lot of people have spent time talking about the value you can get by providing an API (Application Programming Interface) for other people to use and build with. And knowing how to utilise and implement feeds from APIs is an increasingly important skill for a huge number of professions.

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How is Quora Able to Auto-Like Posts on Facebook?

Stay N' Alive

I’ve been contemplating a way to get Facebook like buttons to work with a brand’s own look and feel, so when you like it on a 3rd party site, it automatically likes the same Page (via Open Graph Protocol ) on Facebook.

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Facebook testing new tools for business and personal use

The Way of the Web

Facebook continues to quietly launch and test new services for both businesses and individuals. On Monday, they announced that selected news individuals can now integrate real-time information by using either a Public Feed or Keyword Insights API.

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[ANSWERED] Troubleshooting Facebook Issues Like “No Photo Description Available” Or Photos Not Displaying

SocMed Sean

SocMedSean - Social.Media.Sean [ANSWERED] Troubleshooting Facebook Issues Like “No Photo Description Available” Or Photos Not Displaying Okay, I have had several questions today about this one. In this case, it’s a Facebook issue and you just have to wait it out.

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New video features from Facebook

Sherrilynne Starkie

Facebook has announced new features and metrics for its Live API, Watch Parties and within its Creator Studio. broadcast Live videos to more than one online streaming service using the Live API. The post New video features from Facebook appeared first on Sherrilynne Starkie.

How to Drive Business with Your Facebook Strategy

Ignite Social Media

When it comes to driving business value through social media, Facebook should have a spot reserved in your strategy. To ensure your team is extracting maximum Facebook business value for your company, crosscheck the following with your current strategy.

23 most followed brands on Facebook in 2019

Unmetric

Facebook has over 80 million active business pages and statistics show that over 2 billion people can be reached through Facebook ads. So it comes as no surprise that brands all over the world vie for their consumers’ attention to their Facebook pages. Top brands on Facebook.

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How the Internet Enables Marketing’s Story Villains

Convince & Convert

But the founders seem to have all of the details worked out, including linking accounts to Facebook to help promote “integrity features” of the app. Thankfully, the Facebook API won’t allow such activity. Every good story needs a good villain.

An Early Look at Facebook Open Graph Protocol Integration on News.

Adam Sherk

News and content sites are a natural fit for participation and Facebook is encouraging news site adoption by showcasing sites that are already experimenting with it. So I thought I’d take a look at some early examples of Facebook Open Graph integration on news sites.

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Pandora and Facebook make beautiful music together

Josh S Peters

Pandora has integrated with Facebook and could tell what I would like to hear based on my Facebook profile (which I was signed into at the time). What if IMDB presented you with a previews of movies you do / might like based on your Facebook profile.

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These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. Facebook is removing metrics they consider “redundant, outdated, not actionable, or infrequently used.” Which Metrics Is Facebook Getting Rid of?

These Facebook Ad Metrics Are Going Away. Are You Prepared?

agora pulse

After the July 2018 release of the Graph API, some Facebook ad metrics will leave our reports forever. Facebook is removing metrics they consider “redundant, outdated, not actionable, or infrequently used.” Which Metrics Is Facebook Getting Rid of?

How Does Agorapulse Compare to Facebook Creator Studio?

agora pulse

You’ve heard about Facebook Creator Studio and now wonder why you should pay for a third-party social media management tool. If you manage a number of Facebook pages, and they play a big part in your social media strategy, you’ve heard of Facebook Creator Studio. Facebook

Is Facebook’s Social Graph Beacon 2.0?

Socialized

With its incredible growth (200 million to 400 million users in the last 12 months), and announcement at its April 21 F8 developer conference of new capabilities, Facebook seems to have become, as Chris O’Brien of the San Jose Mercury News says, “the most important company on the Web.”. With Facebook users comes their friends; incorporate these connections to make your product more engaging. I’ve added a Facebook “Like” button on this blog and it is insanely easy to do.

How is Quora Able to Auto-Like Posts on Facebook?

Stay N' Alive

I've been contemplating a way to get Facebook like buttons to work with a brand's own look and feel, so when you like it on a 3rd party site, it automatically likes the same Page (via Open Graph Protocol ) on Facebook. The likes, via Facebook's Graph API also go up with that click.

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Twitter: Real-Time Analytics And How It Can Help Your Business

Mindjumpers

Tweet Being a company present on social networks – such as Twitter or Facebook – the given platform gets an even more important role in the business, when it is possible to analyse the company’s marketing effort. Twitter API.

Top Five: Do you visit Reddit or Facebook more?

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Do you visit Reddit or Facebook more? This week's top 5 must-know news from the world of social media featuring innovations from Facebook, Instagram, Reddit and Snapchat. More Americans visit Reddit than Facebook. Facebook trends disappear from timeline. REPORT.

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Facebook Automated Rules: Automate Ad Maintenance

Jon Loomer

During the past year, Facebook released Automated Rules to the ads API, meaning that it was available to those managing their ads with a third party tool. Managing and monitoring Facebook advertising campaigns is a lot of manual work. Cost per Add Payment Info (Facebook Pixel).

Facebook Photo Leak: What To Do Now

Forbes Social Media

As an API bug leaks millions of private user photos, is it time to delete your Facebook account

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23 most followed brands on Facebook in 2019

Unmetric

Facebook has over 80 million active business pages and statistics show that over 2 billion people can be reached through Facebook ads. So it comes as no surprise that brands all over the world vie for their consumers’ attention to their Facebook pages. Top brands on Facebook.

How to Track Offline Events with Facebook Ads

Jon Loomer

Back in June, Facebook introduced Offline Events , a way to track purchases made in-store or offline after a customer was shown a Facebook ad. When you run Facebook ads, you can track how many people who saw or clicked your ad went to your website and completed a conversion.

7 Strategies I’m Pitching for Businesses to use Facebook Places

Stay N' Alive

Facebook Places is the latest and greatest service offered by Facebook that has many Brands raging around how to build a strategy. In addition to what Jolie recommended (which are great tips), here are some of the ways I’m suggesting businesses deploy Facebook Places.

How to Create Facebook Ads for Instagram Stories

Jon Loomer

Facebook advertisers now have the ability to create ads that reach users within Instagram Stories. Here’s what you need to know… Instagram, as you know, is owned by Facebook. Facebook not only copied it for Instagram Stories but started doing the same for Messenger Day.

What Happened When We Tested Four Facebook Ad Comment Tools

agora pulse

Do prospects and customers comment on your Facebook ads? Does Your Facebook Ads Comments Tool REALLY Work? Recently, we heard complaints from Facebook advertisers that their tools were missing some comments made on their Facebook ads.

3 Key Announcements from Facebook F8 and What Social Media Marketers Need To Know

Ignite Social Media

Facebook held their F8 Conference last week which is a live broadcast of all the updates and innovations to their platform. One thing that is clear from the Facebook announcements at the F8 Conference – the platform is investing heavily in Augmented Reality advancements.

Sneak Peek into Facebook Audience Insights Beta

Ignite Social Media

Facebook recently made an exciting announcement for marketers. Facebook is experimenting with letting brands study people’s posts and comments on the platform. Audience Insights is Facebook’s version of social listening. people on Facebook.

How to Create Call-to-Action Units for Facebook Instant Articles

Jon Loomer

Let’s be honest: Facebook makes a ton of freaking updates. But my excitement level is high for the launch of call-to-action units for Facebook Instant Articles. It’s also great for Facebook, who keeps the user within their app. Facebook is getting the traffic.

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