How Facebook Shop Could Give Your Biz A Boost!
Regardless of your personal opinion on Facebook, has become too large to ignore in your online marketing plan, and the latest addition to the social network could prove to be a major business portal for online retailers: Facebook Shop pages.
With over 45 million business pages on Facebook, we all knew it was only a matter of time before Mark Zuckerburg and the geniuses in his programming department figured out a way to turn those pages into legitimate portals for e-commerce. According to the website Mashable, Facebook began testing the Shop pages in July.
HOW YOU CAN USE FACEBOOK MALL TO SELL GOODS/SERVICES.
Facebook will be setting up the Shop format in two sections. The official launch date has yet to be announced, but under the services tab, you will be able to list your services under a services tab. If you sell products, they can be sold under a shop tab. Each tab is highlighted below:
Facebook says the features reflect their belief that every company, your page should house the information people are looking for, help you communicate with your customers, and support your unique goals,” Facebook wrote in a statement Tuesday.
Facebook says it will continue to add more sections for pages and call-to-action options in the future as it ramps up its features for businesses. Facebook says the updates are meant to make companies’ Facebook presence more customized based on the type of business they are in.