Our company previously had a Facebook page, complete with FB business and advertising account, so naturally, years ago, I installed a
facebook-domain-verification tag on the website using a
TXT record in the domain DNS
But now, given Facebook's recent stance on data privacy, perceptions have shifted, and our company recently decided to distance ourselves from FB and ramp up our presence on Twitter instead. As a result, we scheduled our company Facebook page for deletion and deactivated the associated business accounts. With that in mind, are there any unforeseen consequences if I delete the
Our pages and articles will continue to be optimized for sharing on Facebook using the applicable
OG: Graph tags and markup. So if a customer or subscriber were to post a link to one of our products or news articles, it will still be indexable and render pleasingly.
I have already spent several hours looking for answers on my own, but all the information I found naturally involved installing or troubleshooting domain-verification and OG: Graph tags. Hopefully, one of our members can share some relevant insights on this admittedly uncommon situation.