How To Create a Custom Facebook Landing Page
Creating a Custom Facebook Landing Page
Did you know you can create a custom Facebook landing page using a free tool? Facebook marketing methods, either PPC (pay-per-click) or free strategies, have been growing by leaps and bounds in the past year. All the smart marketers are including facebook in their arsenal of lead generation tactics because more and more people, internationally, are joining facebook every day. Not only that but you can target people by demographics, geographic location, and *LIKES* or interests.
Marketing With a Custom Facebook Landing Page
One way to generate leads on facebook is to install a a custom facebook landing page within your fanpage or business page. Using your chosen facebook marketing strategies you drive traffic to your facebook landing page and collect lead information such as, name, email address, telephone number, and anything else pertinent to your business. To do this you must first design a landing page and then “hook it up” to facebook through their developers page. There are various companies that make custom facebook landing page software that you can purchase and download and some internet membership systems have amazing pre-made landing page templates. What we are about to share with you is a way to create this page without having to spend money and learn a new system.
We have discovered that there is a free alternative, and it is the Facebook Tab Manager Plugin that you can install in your own WordPress.org blogsite. To follow are the detailed instruction on how to install this plugin, create a page, and install it into your fanpage. Follow along with our instructional videos and you will be ready to create any type of landing page you want. Look at all the information to pick up tips and tricks for success with your new creation.
Installing the Plugin For The Custom Facebook Landing Page
The first thing you must do is to install the Facebook Tab Manager plugin to your blogsite. This video tutorial, will guide you through this process:
Designing The Custom Facebook Landing Page
Next you will actually design your custom facebook landing page using the plugin in the back office of your WordPress site. You can design your page directly in wordpress or if you have a web designer such as Kompozer (also a free tool) you can design it there, copy the html code and paste it into the html box in wordpress. If you go that route I suggest you insert tables to keep the information and design organized on the page and use a width of 480 pixels. Here is what you will need to know in order to accomplish this:
Installing The Custom Facebook Landing Page
And, finally, go into the Facebook Developers page, http://facebook.developer.com, and create your application for a fanpage landing tab:
Then, start marketing and watch the leads pour in!