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Facebook Adds Embed posts Option

Posted by J Powers at 2:01 PM on August 21, 2013

Facebook opened up their embedded post option to everyone today. Now, you can take a post, grab the embed code and insert into a blog like WordPress.

Developers can now add this to their apps. They released a new version of the Facebook plugin for WordPress that supports Embedded Posts. Otherwise, you can copy code to bring an embedded post into your article. Here is how:

How to Embed a Facebook Status

  1. Call up the specific post. Basically, select where it says how long ago the author posted it.
  2. From the drop-down on the top-right, choose “Embed Post”
  3. Copy the code and paste into your blog. It should look like this:

    embed-facebook-post

The End result:

2 Comments

  1. From thehovercam at 3:44 pm on August 21, 2013

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  2. From geekazine at 4:10 pm on August 21, 2013

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