Facebook is the astonishing social media platform for bloggers. It is one of the most effective source of traffic for bloggers. After Google, it is considered as the most busy website of the World.
Facebook has many application which add more value in internet experience. Most of the people use it for fun, but bloggers use it for generating traffic for their blog.
Developers are working hard to make awesome applications for average internet users. Here I am discussing those application which are used by bloggers to market their post effectively.
4 Powerful Facebook Apps Every Blogger Needs
Postplanner is a marketing app for Facebook. It let you schedule Facebook status updates for your pages. Postplanner is amazing when your Facebook reach is going down, and you need to increase the engagement. You can try this app for free, and later on upgrade to the plan you find appropriate for your need. I have been using it for two years and in love with the app.
Tubebuddy is a chrome extension which requires you to have an account on TubeBuddy. <Register here>. With TubeBuddy, you can automatically share your YouTube videos on your Facebook pages or profiles. Wondering what’s so big deal about this?
The deal is, the videos will shared as a native video on Facebook. That means, with one click your YouTube Video will be automatically uploaded on your Facebook page.
One of the key rule of social media engagement is using right image. Along with that, your image needs to be of high-quality. Stencil is the one that I use for my Facebook page, as it let you create high-quality images within minutes. You can directly share this images to your Facebook page with single click. I would recommend to grab one year license, which comes as a fraction of price.
Facebook Debugger tool:
This is one tool which you will be needing every now and then. Using this tool you can see how your article will be shared on Facebook. This gives a good idea of what images & text will be shared when somebody will share the article. Using Facebook open graph, you can control the title, text and image which is usually shared. Do notice the column which says Time scraped. You can click on “Fetch new Scrape information” to see the latest data Facebook will fetch from your blog.
If you are using SEO By Yoast plugin, you can configure the settings under Social part of the plugin.
This list was originally started with 8 Facebook apps, and in 2016 I had to to remove many apps which are outdated. I will be updating the list with more awesome Facebook tools which will help you in blogging. For now, start using any of the above-listed apps.
If you know of any other worthy app which should be in the list here, let me know via comments.