Facebook application provider North Social is helping page administrators ring in the holiday season (ith its new Advent Calendar app, which allows brands to offer Facebook users who like their pages different promotions each day.
Nimbit, a direct-to-fan commerce and promotion platform tailored toward the music industry, released an update to its promotional tool for Facebook and Twitter that allows its users to reward fans who redeem free-download promotions with automatic thank-you messages featuring product discounts.
Whether or not the name of the application Bandcamp reminds you of the American Pie movies, the new app allows musical acts to create pages on Facebook.
The conciliatory tone toward Apple that sources close to Facebook’s Project Spartan expressed earlier this week may be the best way to proceed, since it will be difficult for anyone to approach the numbers Apple announced Thursday.
Since Freeload debuted on December 9, 3,251 people have used the music download service. What sets it apart from other applications of this genre: Artists get to choose whether to release tracks instantly, at preset times or based on fan demand.