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Posts tagged with "api"

Sep 9

Oh, hey there.: Secret Whitelist Protects Top Facebook Page Management Tools From Engagement-Reducing Post Consolidation


A quick update to the blog I posted about the recent study on third party APIs being punished by Facebook.

I just saw this posted on ‘Inside Facebook’ regarding a secret whitelist of companies that are exempt from this and are essentially protected:

We’ve now learned that Facebook maintains…

Sep 7

Oh, hey there.: Study: Auto-Posting to Facebook Decreases Likes and Comments by 70%


I just came across this Applum/EdgeRank Checker study which reports an astonishing 70% less Likes and comments on brand pages that are using third party platforms for posting their Facebook updates. Why? Applum says Facebook Penalizes 3rd Party API’s EdgeRank and Collapses 3rd Party API…