Integrating Facebook

Facebook is the largest social network in the world with almost 1.5 billion active users

Facebook Profiles

A Facebook profile is your personal Facebook account. Facebook profiles can only be attached to personal Homesync Profiles and not Business Profiles. Facebook profiles on homesync allow you to view your timeline, post to your timeline, comment, and like posts.

To attach your Facebook profile to your personal Homesync profile, please follow these steps.

  1. Click "+Add More Apps" in your navigation bar
  2. Find the "Facebook" app and click "Install"
  1. Click "Facebook" in your navigation bar.
  2. Click "Authenticate" in the center of your screen.
  3. Authorize Facebook to provide Homesync with the necessary permissions for the application to work
  4. You will be redirected back to homesync where your Facebook Profile will be authenticated.
Note: Homesync requests the most basic permissions needed to make sure Facebook integration works successfully. Homesync abides by all Facebook Terms of Service and does not infringe on your privacy.
 

Facebook Pages

Facebook Pages are the face of your brand on the largest social network. Facebook Pages can only be linked to Homesync Business Profiles. You must be an administrator on your Facebook profile on Facebook to be able to manage the profile on Homesync.

To attach a Facebook Page to your Homesync Business Profile, please follow these steps.

  1. Click the Facebook tab in your navigation bar.
  2. If you have not already authenticated with Facebook, click 'Authenticate' to authenticate with Facebook.
  1. Click "Facebook" in your navigation bar
  2. Click "Pages" in the horizontal navigation bar on the center of your page
  3. A list of Pages you are associated with on Facebook will display
  4. Click "Manage Page" next to whichever page you would like to manage
  1. Click "Facebook" in your navigation bar
  2. Click "Pages" in the horizontal navigation bar on the center of your page
  3. Pages you are already managing will have a "View Page" button
  4. Click "View Page" on the page you would like to associate
  5. Click the 3 cog wheels at the right side of the horizontal navigation bar
  6. Click the "Attach to Profile" button next to the profile you would like to attach the Page to.

Depending on which type of business account you have, there may be limitations as to how many Facebook Pages can be attached to a profile. To increase this limit, you can upgrade your account.