Facebook Cancels F8 Developer Conference Over Coronavirus

Facebook is the latest organization to cancel a major conference as a result of the coronavirus, cancelling this year’s F8.

WPN Today: Facebook Adds Analytics Tools to Increase Conversions for Business

Facebook has launched new tools in their analytics suite to help businesses using their platform to better convert visitors into customers or subscribers. At F8, Facebook’s developer conference, the company announced Journeys from Facebook Analytics that anonymously aggregates data from visitors to…

Facebook Explains How News Feed Works in This Talk From F8 [Video]

Facebook has been sharing some videos of discussions from last week’s F8 developer conference. You can find a handful of them on the Facebook for Developers page. When it comes to Facebook, obviously the big goal for many of us…

Facebook Adds Features To Analytics for Apps [F8]

Last year at its F8 developer conference, Facebook launched Analytics for Apps. At today’s event, the company announced push notifications and deeper insights for the offering as well as a new interface and better performance. There’s a new People Insights…

Facebook Instant Articles Now Officially Open To All Publishers

Two months ago, Facebook announced that on April 12, it would open Instant Articles to all publishers. That day has arrived, and Facebook has made good on its promise. With the company’s F8 developer conference underway, the company announced that…

Facebook Opens Live API To Let Developers Build Ability To Stream to FB Live From Any Device [F8]

At F8, Facebook announced that it is opening up the Live API, which will let developers build the ability to stream to Facebook Live from any device. As part of the announcement, which came from Mark Zuckerberg himself, a drone…

Watch F8 Live Right Here Via Facebook’s Official Stream

Facebook’s F8 developer conference begins today in San Francisco, but you don’t have to be there to see the opening keynote from Mark Zuckerberg or some of its stand-out sessions. You can view these right from the player below beginning…

Facebook Announces Nearly 30 F8 Developer Meetups Around the World

Facebook announced 27 F8 meetups around the world to coincide with F8, its annual developer event, which will take place on April 12 and 13. These will feature a live streams of the opening day keynote and time for developers…

Big Facebook News For Anyone Publishing Content

Facebook announced that on April 12, it will open Instant Articles to all publishers. This means that any publisher, regardless of size, will have this same content advantage as the major players Facebook has already catered to with the offering.…

Facebook F8 2016 Conference Is Open For Registration

Facebook just announced that registration is now open for F8 2016. IT takes place in San Francisco on April 12 & 13. F8 2016 – Registration is Now Open! Come meet with other developers and innovators who are excited about…

Facebook F8 Conference Dates Announced

Facebook announced the dates of its next F8 developer event, which appears to be regularly held on an annual basis once again. If you’ll recall, years ago, Facebook held F8 nearly each year, but then the conference disappeared for a…

Facebook About To Force Big Login Change

At last year’s F8 developer conference, Facebook announced some changes that would give users more control over what info they choose to share with apps. The company introduced the new Facebook Login, which lets users edit the permissions they give…

Should You Use Facebook Comments On Your Site?

There are a variety of tools websites can use for user comments on blog posts and other content. Facebook has offered an option for years, and there have always been pros and cons of using its solution. The company held…

What Businesses Will Be Able To Do With Facebook Messenger

Much of Facebook’s opening f8 keynote on Wednesday was about Facebook Messenger, which the company has now turned into a developer platform. The other major piece of Messenger news was that users will soon be able to interact with businesses.…

Facebook Messenger Now A Platform, Provides Guidelines For Developers

Facebook just kicked off its annual f8 developer conference, announcing Messenger Platform and Businesses on Messenger. The former enables developers to build apps that Messenger users can take advantage of in conversations. The latter seems to be looking to take…

Facebook Finally Lets You Embed Facebook Videos

Facebook has just fixed something truly irksome. Starting now, you can embed Facebook videos on your website. But Josh, you could always do that! Wrong. You have been able to embed entire posts for some time now, like this: Don't…

360-Degree Videos: Coming Soon to Your Facebook News Feed

Facebook’s annual f8 developers conference just kicked off, and in the keynote CEO Mark Zuckerberg said that spherical (360 degree) videos are coming to your Facebook News Feed. We already know that video is becoming a more widely used media…

Facebook Set To Have Biggest F8 To Date

Facebook announced on Tuesday that developers can now register for this year’s F8 developer conference, which will take place on March 25 and 26 at San Francisco’s Fort Mason Center. The company says this will be its biggest F8 to…

Facebook Sets Date For F8, Expands It To 2 Days

Facebook announced the date for its next F8 developer conference. Not only that, but it has doubled the time it’s giving to devs, extending the event to two days. F8 will take place in San Francisco on March 25 and…