As announced by Facebook Europe, Middle East and Africa VP and Managing Director, Joanna Shields, Facebook has indeed unveiled the all new Subscribe button for third party sites. Now, publishers can add a Like button like Subscribe button to their websites/blogs. The visitors can hit the Subscribe button and start to get updates from that user.
This button, introduced in Facebook f8 2011 conference, is indeed a great option for bloggers and writers to market their articles on the world’s largest social media, Facebook. Once the button is clicked the user can start seeing updates in his/her newsfeed. And in turn this drives a lot of traffic to the bloggers’ posts.
This subscribe button has now started appearing in several media magazines out there. One can find this all new subscribe button near the journalists’ name in The Huffington Post, Mashable, Forbes Magazine, TechCrunch, AllThingsD and a lot more.
Wanna give this Subscribe button a spin? Here you go. Go to the Subscribe button – Facebook Developers and fill in the data. On hitting the Get Code button, you will will get a code which can be embedded in any site. When people click on it, they get your public updates delivered to their newsfeed.
[stextbox id=”alert”]NOTE : To enable subscription, you must be at least 18 years old. If you are 18+, you can enable subscriptions by going to the Subscriptions section of Facebook.[/stextbox]