Add a Facebook Fan Button to your Website
Facebook’s Fan Box is a social widget that allows Facebook Page owners to attract and
gain Facebook fans from their own website.
The Fan Box lets users:
See how many users are already fans, and see some of their friends who are
Read recent posts from the Page
Become a fan with 1-click without needing to visit the Page
Before we get started you need to have a Facebook Page already setup!
To add a Facebook Fan Box (ie Fan button) to your website, login to your Facebook
Now that you are logged in, navigate to the Facebook Widgets page here
Click on Fan Box,
The Fan Box Widget page will now display,
Now select whether you want to include your page’s stream in the widget, the number of
fans you have and/or the Facebook logo.. you will be shown a preview of your selection,
Now select your blog’s platform.. as I am using WordPress I will select <Other>.. then
copy the code that has been generated,
The next step involves pasting this code into your website.
I’m using WordPress.. so from the Dashboard, under Appearance.. click on Widgets,
Drag the text widget to your sidebar,
Now paste in the code you copied before into the text widget a click <Save>,
Your Facebook Fan Box button is now visible on your website,
Another great way to promote your business or product!
Checkout my other related posts:
Create a Page for your Business on Facebook
Add a Vanity URL to Your Facebook Page
NetworkedBlogs – Bring your Blog to Facebook
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