How to get your facebook fan page back if it was disabled by facebook


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How to get your facebook fan page back if it was disabled by facebook

  1. 1. How to Get Your Facebook Fan Page Back If itWas Disabled By Facebook
  2. 2. Facebook has been known to shutdown Fan Pages who are in violation of their terms of usage (and they may not even know it). Do not despair for there are ways to reactivate your account without having to re-create a different one.
  3. 3. This article will detail the most common reasons for having your Facebook Fan PageDisabled and the necessary steps to get your account back.
  4. 4. Timeline Photo Cover Errors Facebook does not want the photocovers to be advertising space. Here are some of the items that may get your account shut down:
  5. 5. Sales or discount advertisingURL or phone number promotionAvoid call to actions like ‘Share’ or‘Like’ or referring them to your appstabs or ‘Get It Now’ closesNo images you do not own or havethe right to use. Also, no deceptionor misleading visitors.
  6. 6. While you may see examples ofpeople violating these above terms, all it takes is one complaint from acompetitor to get you in trouble. So follow the rules!
  7. 7. You can’t have people vote forwinners using the Like button It’s tempting to ask fans to choose their favorite [photo, charity, etc.]. But Facebook is anything but vague about this.
  8. 8. They do not want any of theirfeatures and functionality used in contests. Period.
  9. 9. Seems illogical for Facebook to not want people ‘Liking’ Pages, but it’strue. Facebook has very strict rules regarding running contests and promotions on the platform.
  10. 10. The most important rule to know is that Facebook requires that all promotions be administered withinapplications on using either a canvas Page or a Page app.
  11. 11. Your Facebook Page NameFacebook has restrictions on what you can and cannot name your Facebook Page and how it is formatted. Please see below:
  12. 12. 1. Your Page name must match your company name.2. You cannot use generic terms and name your Page just “beer,” rather it must be “South Tennessee Hops Beer.”
  13. 13. 3. Your Page name cannot be in allcapital letters unless your brand’sname is an acronym.4. You cannot use character symbols inthe name of your Page, eventrademark symbols, bullet points, orexcessive punctuation.
  14. 14. Facebook Profile instead of aFacebook Page If you are using a personal page to promote your business instead of aFan Page, you are in direct violation ofFacebook’s policies and run a high risk of having your account shut down.
  15. 15. Not only are you risking getting shut down, but you’re also missing out on many important Facebook Page features that aren’t available forFacebook profile pages. These include but aren’t limited to:
  16. 16. Unlimited number of “Likes” orfollowers.Adding Tabs and Apps forpromotions, contests, blogs and more.Statistics for monitoring andimproving your efforts.Connectivity with other social mediaplatforms your business may be using.
  17. 17. Promotions |Facebook’sDirect Rules If you use Facebook to communicate about or administer a promotion (such as a contest or sweepstakes), you are responsible for the lawful operation of that promotion, including the officialrules, offer terms and eligibility requirements (e.g., age and residency restrictions), and compliance with regulations governing the promotion and all prizes offered in connection with the promotion (e.g., registration and obtaining necessary regulatory approvals).
  18. 18. Please note that compliance with these guidelines does not constitute the lawfulness of a promotion. Promotions are subject to manyregulations and if you are not certain that your promotion complies withapplicable law, please consult with an expert.
  19. 19. i. Promotions on Facebook must be administered within Apps on, either on a Canvas Page or a Page App.
  20. 20. ii. Promotions on Facebook must include the following: a. A complete release of Facebook by each entrant or participant. b. Acknowledgment that the promotion is in no waysponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
  21. 21. c. Disclosure that the participant is providing information to [disclose recipient(s) of information] and not to Facebook.
  22. 22. iii. You must not condition registration or entry upon the usertaking any action using any Facebook features or functionality other than liking a Page, checking in to a Place, or connecting to your app. For example, you must not condition registration or entry upon the user liking a Wall post, or commenting or uploading a photo on a Wall.
  23. 23. iv. You must not use Facebook features or functionality as a promotion’s registration or entry mechanism. For example, the act ofliking a Page or checking in to a Place cannot automatically register or enter a promotion participant.
  24. 24. v. You must not use Facebookfeatures or functionality, such as the Like button, as a voting mechanism for a promotion.
  25. 25. vi. You must not notify winners through Facebook, such as throughFacebook messages, chat, or posts on profiles (timelines) or Pages.
  26. 26. vii. Definitions:a. By “administration” we mean theoperation of any element of thepromotion, such as collecting entries,conducting a drawing, judging entries, ornotifying winners.b. By “communication” we meanpromoting, advertising or referencing apromotion in any way on Facebook, e.g., inads, on a Page, or in a Wall post.
  27. 27. Miscellaneous Reasons FacebookUnpublishing Your Fan PagePosting too much in succession. If you’reposting on too many Pages or Groups atonce, then you may be considered aspammer.
  28. 28. Tagging too many people. If you’ve been on Facebook for more than a couple of months, I’m sure you’ve had someone tag you in a photo ofadvertisements. Doing that will get you banned.
  29. 29. If youare tagging/commenting/posting/sh aring/embedding in quick succession, or in a repetitivefashion, then facebook might decide you are spammy. facebook has an idea of what ‘normal behaviour byreal people’ is, and anything outside of that might cause you trouble.
  30. 30. How to Get Your Facebook FanPage Back if It’s Been DisabledAll you have to do is send an emailto the following inquiring about thereason that Facebook disabled youraccount and explain your willingness to remove any violating content in order to reactivate your account.
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  32. 32. That usually does the job of gettingyour account back within a period of2-5 days, depending on whether you actually had a violation or not. Most common reasons for Account disabling?Someone ratted on you for one ofthe following reasons:
  33. 33. PornShowing too much cleavage if youare a women and getting a warningfor it and ignoring it.SpammingYou didn’t use your real name thatis on your birth certificate!Browsing too much of Facebook toooften, mostly due to apps likeSnap2Face and others like it.and many many more!