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How to embed Google Picasa in Facebook fan pages

Posted on 09 January 2012 by FBiframes

FBiframes’ Visual/HTML Editor app enables Google Picasa users to embed a slideshow, images, photos and photo albums into your Facebook fan page.

Embedding Picasa slideshows, albums, and images

Increase interaction with your businesses Facebook Fan page by embedding a Picasa slideshow, album, or image. All it takes is the small snippet of HTML that you then paste in the HTML view of your FBiframes apps admin dashboard.

Follow the steps below to get it:

Slideshow

You can embed a Flash slideshow of any web album. It’ll be automatically updated when you make changes to your album. Follow these steps to embed a slideshow:

  1. On the My Photos page, click your album.
  2. Click Link to this album on the right-hand side.
  3. Click Embed Slideshow.
  4. Choose your slideshow settings, such as image size, captions, and autoplay.
  5. Once you’ve chosen your settings, copy the resulting HTML code (Ctrl-C).
  6. Back in FBiframes admin Paste the HTML (Ctrl-V) in the HTML view for your fan page

Album

When you embed an album in your site, the album cover will display. Viewers who click the cover image will then be taken to view the album in Picasa Web Albums. Follow these steps to embed an album:

  1. On the My Photos page, click your album.
  2. Click Link to this album on the right-hand side.
  3. Copy the HTML (Ctrl-C) in the ‘Paste HTML to embed in website’ field.
  4. Back in FBiframes admin Paste the HTML (Ctrl-V) in the HTML view for your fan page

Image

Follow these steps to embed a Picasa Web Albums image in your site.

  1. On the My Photos page, click your album.
  2. Click the photo you’d like to embed.
  3. Click Link to this Photo on the right sidebar.
  4. Set the following preferences:
    • Select your preferred image size.
    • Select ‘Hide album link’ to remove a link to the containing album, which is displayed by default with the image.
    • Select ‘Image only (no link)’ to get the image URL by itself, with no link back to Picasa Web Albums.
  5. Copy the HTML (Ctrl-C) in the ‘Embed image’ field on the right-hand side.
  6. Back in FBiframes admin Paste the HTML (Ctrl-V) in the HTML view for your fan page

 

Design Tip:  Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded PDF standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the WYSIWYG before you add the embed code from Scribd. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual Tab” and the “HTML Tab”
FBiframes is a Facebook and social media marketing application service provider (“ASP”), that enables small business owners and marketing professionals to easily create custom apps for their Facebook fan pages without any technical knowledge. Our customizable apps increase user engagement and allow businesses’ to increase social media interactions with potential clients. Our current apps are developed for Facebook with opportunities for cross-platform engagements (Twitter and YouTube).

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How to embed a PDF in Facebook fan pages

Posted on 05 January 2012 by FBiframes

Increase interaction with your businesses Facebook fan page by embedding a PDF by uploading to Scribd and then embedding into your FBiframes Visual/HTML Editor app.

Follow the steps below to publish your PDF to your Facebook fan page:

Step 1: Upload your PDF to Scribd

You will need a Scribd account and signing up is easy – just visit Scribd

  1. Log into Scribd
  2. Click the  button
  3. Select your file and click “Upload” on the upload page

Step 2: Get the embed code from Scribd

  1. In Scribd, view your list of uploaded documents by hovering over your account name (upper-right corner) and selecting My Documents
  2. Find the document you want to place on your Facebook Page, and click its name
  3. On the right-side of the page, there will be a section labeled Share & Embed.
  4. Find the little Embed button and click it.      (looks like  </> )
  5. When the popup window opens, find the section labeled Embed this document and click the “Copy” button for the HTML5 tab.
  6. Close the popup.

Step 3: Add the HTML with the embed code from Scribd

  1. Back in the FBiframes admin for your “DIY” app, add the copied code in the HTML view for the tab you want to add your PDF.

  1. Paste the code you copied from Scribd into HTML view and click Save.
  2. If you’re happy with how it looks, Publish the changes to your Facebook fan page.
Design Tip:  Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded PDF standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the WYSIWYG before you add the embed code from Scribd. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual Tab” and the “HTML Tab”
FBiframes is a Facebook and social media marketing application service provider (“ASP”), that enables small business owners and marketing professionals to easily create custom apps for their Facebook fan pages without any technical knowledge. Our customizable apps increase user engagement and allow businesses’ to increase social media interactions with potential clients. Our current apps are developed for Facebook with opportunities for cross-platform engagements (twitter and youtube).

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Create and add custom tabs for Facebook fan pages without any technical or coding skills required! It's completely free to sign up and try everything out!

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How to embed Slideshare into Facebook fan pages

Posted on 02 January 2012 by FBiframes

SlideShare presentations, documents and videos can be embedded into Facebook fanpages using the FBiframes Visual/HTML Editor app by following the steps below:

1. Get Code

  1. Go to the individual page for any presentation or document
  2. Click on the Embed button on top of the player
  3. COPY the embed code

2. Add the embed code into your FBiframes Visual/HTML Editor app

  1. Back in the FBiframes admin for your “Visual/HTML Editor” app, add the copied code into the “HTML” view for the tab you want to add to your Facebook fan page.
  2. Paste the code you copied from Slideshare into HTML view and click Save.
  3. If you’re happy with how it looks, Publish the changes to your Facebook fan page.
Design Tip: Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded Slideshare presentation standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the WYSIWYG before you add the embed code from Scribd. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual” tab and the “HTML Tab”
FBiframes is a Facebook and social media marketing application service provider (“ASP”), that enables small business owners and marketing professionals to easily create custom apps for their Facebook fan pages without any technical knowledge. Our customizable apps increase user engagement and allow businesses’ to increase social media interactions with potential clients. Our current apps are developed for Facebook with opportunities for cross-platform engagements (twitter and youtube).

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How to embed Soundcloud into your Facebook fan page

Posted on 30 December 2011 by FBiframes

Increase interaction with your Facebook fan page by embedding your Soundcloud Player into your Facebook fan page using FBiframes’ Visual/HTML Editor app. Perfect for bands, musicians, artists and music-lovers!

Follow the steps below to embed and publish your Soundcloud Player to your Facebook fan page:

Embed a Single Song Player

Go to your Soundcloud Channel Page

    1. Go to the Player for the song that you want to embed
    2. Click the share button in the top left corner of the single player
    3. In the popup you will see the “Embed Code”
    4. Copy the Embed Code and make sure you have “use the HTML5 widget” checked
    5. Back in the FBiframes admin for your Facebook fan page, paste the copied code from Soundcloud player into the “HTML” view of the “Visual/HTML Editor” app and click SAVE.

If you’re happy with how it looks, Publish the changes to your Facebook fan page.

Design Tip: Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded Soundcloud Player standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the Editor before you add the embed code from Soundcloud. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual Tab” and the “HMTL Tab”
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Embed Soundcloud Channel

Go to your Soundcloud Channel Page

  1. Click on the Share button at the top of your Soundcloud Channel that you want to embed
  2. In the popup you will see the “Embed Code”
  3. Copy the Embed Code and make sure you have “use the HTML5 widget” checked
  4. Back in the FBiframes admin for your “Visual/HTML Editor” app, paste the copied code from Soundcloud into HTML view for the tab you want to add to your Facebook fan page and click Save.

If you’re happy with how it looks, Publish the changes to your Facebook fan page.

Design Tip: Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded Soundcloud Player standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the Editor before you add the embed code from Soundcloud. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual Tab” and the “HMTL Tab”
Get Started

FBiframes is a Facebook and social media marketing application service provider (“ASP”), that enables small business owners and marketing professionals to easily create custom apps for their Facebook fan pages without any technical knowledge. Our customizable apps increase user engagement and allow businesses’ to increase social media interactions with potential clients. Our current apps are developed for Facebook with opportunities for cross-platform engagements (twitter and youtube).

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How to embed YouTube videos in Facebook fan pages

Posted on 28 December 2011 by FBiframes

YouTube videos can be embedded into your Facebook fan pages using the FBiframes Visual/HTML Editor app by following the steps below:

1. Get Code

  • Go to the individual page for the Youtube Video
  • Click on the Share button under the video

  • Then Click on the Embed button and Copy  the code (<iframe…..)

 

2. Add the embed code into your app

  1. Back in the FBiframes admin for your “Visual/HTML Editor” app, add the copied code into the “HTML” view for the tab you want to add to your Facebook fan page.

  1. Paste the code you copied from Youtube into HTML view and click Save.
  2. If you’re happy with how it looks, Publish the changes to your Facebook fan page.
Design Tip: Be sure to add a header image that will help your newly embedded PDF standout on your Facebook fan page tab. Upload a header image (520px wide) to the “Visual” tab in the Editor before you add the embed code from Scribd. Also remember to “Save” before you toggle between the “Visual Tab” and the “HTML Tab”
FBiframes is a Facebook and social media marketing application service provider (“ASP”), that enables small business owners and marketing professionals to easily create custom apps for their Facebook fan pages without any technical knowledge. Our customizable apps increase user engagement and allow businesses’ to increase social media interactions with potential clients. Our current apps are developed for Facebook with opportunities for cross-platform engagements (twitter and youtube).

FBiframes

Create and add custom tabs for Facebook fan pages without any technical or coding skills required! It's completely free to sign up and try everything out!

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