Can you sell ad space within Facebook?


3

Does Facebook's Terms of Service allow you to sell ad or banner space on your own tab page or canvas application within Facebook?

Advertising Facebook

asked Feb 16 '12 at 02:13
Blank
Mike Barwick
133 points
Top digital marketing agency for SEO, content marketing, and PR: Demand Roll
  • Can somebody explain what this means? I am having an issue understanding what I can and what I can't do. How can I see ad space utilizing my fans on Facebook. – Merrek B Sakwa 7 years ago
  • @ Merrek: if you have an issue, please create your own question... ("Ask Question" in the main menu) – Data Smarter 7 years ago

1 Answer


3

Per Facebook Statement of Rights and Responsibilities Section 4:

You will not use your personal profile for your own commercial gain (such as selling your status update to an advertiser).

Per Facebook Pages Terms Section 7:

Third party advertisements on Pages are prohibited.

Per Facebook Platform Polices Section 3, Sub-section E:

You can only utilize advertising or similar monetization related products or services from companies that appear on this list within Apps on Facebook.com.

answered Feb 16 '12 at 03:16
Blank
Dnbrv
1,963 points
  • So in other words, you can embed advertising on your Canvas Application, but not on your Facebook Fan page (or TAB application), from "approved" ad providers. – Mike Barwick 8 years ago
  • That's precisely right! – Dnbrv 8 years ago
  • Okay, that works with my gameplan. Thanks for the help buddy! – Mike Barwick 8 years ago

Your Answer

  • Bold
  • Italic
  • • Bullets
  • 1. Numbers
  • Quote
Not the answer you're looking for? Ask your own question or browse other questions in these topics:

Advertising Facebook