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Facebook “Like Gating” abolished, are you ready?

By August 21, 2014 September 19th, 2016 No Comments

It’s now official.

On August 7, 2014, Facebook announced on it’s Developers blog that it will no longer be acceptable to incentivize people to use social plugins or to “like” a page in order to interact with your app (ie: participate in a contest). This change comes into affect November 5, 2014.

You can read the full post here. Scroll down to the “Changes to Platform Policy” section in the blog post.

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