Facebook allows applications on its platform. Through a carefully controlled API the applications look to the user like they are part of Facebook but actually they are running on the application author's servers.

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Why do people drop off site after clicking “connect to facebook”?

After doing some analysis on my website, I learned that 29% of web users, and 33% of mobile users drop off AFTER they click "connect to facebook." So they click on connect and then go to FB, and dont ...
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How to remove a Facebook App from Facebook's search results?

I have a Facebook app so users can login to my website using their Facebook account, but when you type my website name into Facebook's search (the search box right next to the Facebook logo) the app ...
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Automatically subscribe to Facebook page

I have two company facebook pages. We do same industry, just slightly different. Thus we have two company pages. Lets call them Apage and Bpage. I want to automatically post content that is published ...
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Is a canonical link to the HTTP page OK for a Facebook app?

We are running a webshop and Google should index it on the normal HTTP pages. But because there is also a "Facebook app" in front of the same shop, and a fb app requires https, all pages are ...
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Does app non-approval cause Facebook FQL queries from my URL to have a zero `share_count`, or is that my bit.ly URLs?

I tried setting up the app (production, because we have no test server) with a test user and used him to share the content. The content was shared on the users' wall, but when I do an fql query on ...
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setting up facebook 'insights for your web site' linkdoes not provide fb:admin tag

I've set up a facebook app and am now trying to get the fb:admin tags using the insights page at https://www.facebook.com/insights/. when I click the 'insights for your web site' link the pop up does ...
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Tracking email traffic to Facebook in Google Analytics

My company is sending an email to our lead file with a link to a Facebook contest app. I know that ExactTarget (our marketing automation software) has the ability to track links, but we want to see in ...
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Creating a Facebook web app - would I be legally responsible for the data?

I'm creating a discussion forum "web app" for a friend. He want's me to add Facebook login to his site by creating a Facebook app. Am I legally responsible for the data if I create the app under ...
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Why should my website use the Facebook application? [closed]

I have a website and Facebook page dealing with viral posts. Every post on the website got own URL address, Facebook share button and Facebook comments generated by Facebook social plugins. Is ...
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FB login and privacy policy

I'm bulding up a site, where the ONLY ONE method for log in, is the fb login button. Now i'm wondering if i need to make users check and read the my own site's privacy and policy before and accept ...
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How to include Facebook's “Send To Mobile” button in my Facebook App? [closed]

I have developed a simple Facebook Game listed in the facebook App Center. It has a "Send to mobile" button which basically sends the download link to the phone after prompting the user to enter ...
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PHP web app hosting considerations and advice - high traffic expected from day 1 [duplicate]

I'm in the process of researching hosting providers for a high traffic Facebook application. The client has over 300,000 likes so we can expect quite a bit of traffic when posts are made about it and ...
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Free (Or Cheap) Alternatives For An SSL Certificate For Facebook Apps [closed]

In October (from what I remember) Facebook will require HTTPS connections to pages and app's that are hosted away from Facebook. At the moment, it comes up with a popup saying "do you want to turn ...
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Google index iframes on Facebook fan pages? (Hole website content)

I have a fairly simple question that I've tried to get help from the guys on the Google Webmaster Help Q&A site but so far no joy so hopefully someone here can provide me with the information I'm ...
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Can i use “Adsense search” in a facebook app?

I have a Facebook app and I would like to monetize it with Adsense search, which means that people could use a "Google Adsense search box" within Facebook page. Is it allowed?
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Converting Facebook Connect to Application [closed]

I currently operate a site which uses the Facebook Connect for log-in. I would like to "convert" this site to a facebook appliation (that is, to be used as an iframe in Facebook website). What will ...
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Migrate facebook app from WAMP Server localhost to facebook

I have developed an app for Facebook and it is currently hosted via a localhost WAMP Server. My question is how can I put my app on Facebook? What would be the steps I must follow? Please note: My ...
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How do I analyze vague Google Analytics data re traffic from Facebook?

We have one Facebook fan page and two personal profiles that could be sending traffic and then there are the many facebook pages of friends etc. I am also running an ad campaign from my FB account ...
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Why is “www.mysite.com” different from “mysite.com”?

In any browser if I use www.mysite.com or just mysite.com the web page is correctly retrieved, but I am having trouble with Google Analytics and Facebook App. Facebook: To be able to get Likes, I ...
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Facebook like in business model

I have a website "www.example.com" and a Facebook page for www.facebook.com/example/123456 My website need active users. Now in my website I would like a like button, now the question is: From a ...
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app.facebook.com/app_name/ - to redirect to a external url after clicking “go to app” [closed]

I know there is a way to redirect the page using javascript in the iframe of the canvas application to an external url.But is there any other way so that user directly gets redirected to the external ...
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Facebook Games on My Web Page

Is there a way to set any facebook game or application to my web page. Think like youtube videos. There is a link a simply we can set it to our blog or web page.
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Is there a way to hidden facebook advertisements on application iframe? [closed]

Probably it's not possible, but i need to confirm it. If someone knows it, tell me please :) thanks.
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User/Passwords - Changing it when original not known [closed]

One of my clients found a very old facebook page for their organization (6/2009), and the person who maintained it is no longer around. How would she get it deleted or find out user/password to ...
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Leveraging a facebook app for SEO

I am contemplating writing a facebook app for my website. I want to know how I can use the app to aid with Google ranking. More specifically, are there things I can do (an obvious one being placing ...
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How to reduce the load time on a page with a lot of iframes (social media plugins)

I have an overview page with links to the social media presence of all the teams taking part in a competition. Basically, the page is a big table with, where appropriate, in the cells an iframe with ...
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Facebook Registration Plugin and Name Field

I am trying to use FaceBook Registration Plugin (http://developers.facebook.com/docs/plugins/registration/). It already has name field which I dont want to use instead i want to use my own First Name ...
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Why does XFBML work everywhere but in Chrome?

I try to add simple Like button to my Facebook Canvas app (iframe). The button (and all other XFBML elements) works in Safari, Firefox, Opera, but in Google Chrome. How can I find the problem? ...