All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Facebook Offers’

Facebook Is Getting Rid Of Over Half Of Its Ad Units

Facebook announced today that it is cutting the number of ad units it offers to marketers in half. Actually, they have 27 different ad units right now, and when all is said and done, it will be less than half of that (the exact number was unspecified). The company says that many of its offerings accomplish the same goals, so …

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Facebook Reportedly Testing Feature Updates For Offers

Facebook is working with global retailers on a test of a new version of its Offers product, according to a report from Inside Facebook. This incarnation of Offers reportedly lets users shop immediately or get a reminder before the promotion ends. Brittany Darwell reports: A Facebook spokesperson says the company is working with a few global retailers for this test, …

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Facebook Page Admins Can Now Post Offers on Mobile

Today, Facebook has announced an update to their free Pages Manager app that brings a couple of new features, along with the standard bug fixes and performance updates. Now, in version 1.5, Page admins can make Offers directly from the app. Bringing Offers to mobile comes just a couple of weeks after Facebook gave their Offers program a huge global …

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Facebook Details Offers API Updates

Brand pages have had the Offers tool in Facebook for quite some time now. It’s a great way to connect with fans by offering them free or discounted items for a limited time. The social network announced two major updates to Offers last week. Now Facebook is offering tips on how to best implement them. First and foremost, brand pages …

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Facebook Offers Gets Global Update

Facebook offers, the program that allows businesses to promote special offers to their Facebook fans, was first mentioned as a pilot program at fMC in February. A few months later, Facebook opened it up to more small businesses. You’re probably familiar with Facebook Offers even if you think you aren’t. Users have been seeing more and more of them on …

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Facebook Lets Users Buy Their Way Onto News Feeds

As much as Facebook would love to still portray itself as a collection of care-free hackers working for its social network users, the company now has investors to answer to. Now that the company has gone public, it will have to report its quarterly earnings to shareholders, who will expect nothing but growth. Facebook is keenly aware of this, and …

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Groupon’s Rewards Program Now Available Nationwide

Groupon today announced that its Rewards program, which it began testing in September 2011, has now launched nationwide to the U.S. Groupon Rewards is a loyalty program that uses credit cards to track spending at retailers who use Groupon. The merchants can then reward customers who spend a certain amount. It’s the Groupon version of a coffeehouse punch card or …

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Facebook Now Testing Offers For Online Retailers

The recently launched Facebook Offers beta allows businesses of all types to create coupons for their fans on Facebook. The program takes aim at other coupon services such as Groupon and one of community newspapers’ last reliable sources of revenue – the weekly coupon mailer. While Facebook Offers isn’t quite ready to take the place of a super-saver, online coupons …

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Facebook “Offers” Creation Outlined

Facebook has updated its help center with information on how to create and “Offer,” and it seems to be as easy as making a status update. Facebook Offers, which were first introduced at the fMC conference in February, are online coupons that businesses can create to promote themselves on Facebook. The service was then rolled out only for Facebook’s managed …

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Facebook Offers Now Available Via The API

Let’s just say that it’s pretty amazing how Facebook is able to keep pushing out new features to developers each and every week. This week’s Operation Developer Love details two big changes coming to the platform that are worth playing around with. The first big change is the introduction of Facebook Offers to the API. As we previously reported, Facebook …

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Facebook “Offers” Now Available for Local Businesses

Facebook began rolling out its “Offers” service to for all business pages this week. The Offers service allows a business to place special offers in the feeds of customers who have previously “liked” that business. The offer will be accompanied by a “Get Offer” button that will deploy an email to the email address associated with the customer’s Facebook account. …

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Facebook Offers: Facebook’s Advice For Successful Ones

At a marketing event this past week, Facebook talked about a new “Offers” offering for brands. Offers let businesses and organizations share discounts with customers by posting offers to their Facebook Pages. Facebook describes them as coupons you don’t have to pay anything to create. When a customer claims an offer, they’ll get an email to show at the physical …

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