Independent music artists can get into the game on Facebook in a big way thanks to Music Powered Games, which has created a way for artists to mix their music with games and earn commissions right from their Facebook pages.
Most Facebook users will never experience ownership of a Porsche, but some of the automaker’s more than 5.8 million fans on the social network were able to help design a special version of the 911 Carrera 4S, and one lucky fan and a friend will have the chance to actually drive the car at the Porsche Experience Center in the U.K.
There is more to running promotions on Facebook than simply creating them and locating them under a tab, and Facebook application developer Woobox produced the infographic below highlighting eight ways to increase traffic to and drive awareness of promotions on the social network.
Facebook is testing a tab on users’ News Feeds, On This Day, which leads to highlights of their friends’ activity on the social network on that day in years past.
With the National Basketball Association and National Hockey League seasons having come to an end, baseball is the only game in town, at least until the National Football League kicks off. But there’s more to the sport than Major League Baseball, as most MLB players start out playing Minor League Baseball before reaching “The Show.” AllFacebook begins its look at the Facebook efforts of minor-league ball clubs with the short-season class-A Northwest League.
Facebook marketing and page-management firm TabSite released an application that automatically resizes Web pages and websites to conform with Facebook’s 810-pixel width, eliminating the need for scroll bars.