Facebook Invite Friends Button For Blogger

The Facebook Invite Friends button for blogger is also one of the best blogger widgets in 2018.

When installed on your blog, it enables your blog readers to easily refer their friends to your Facebook fan page, thereby increasing your audience. 

While you use a Facebook Like Box to turn your visitors into loyal readers, you can use the invite widget to enable your loyal visitors to invite their friends to like your Page as well.

One way or the other, you are taking advantage of the large Facebook User base in driving meaningful traffic to your site.

How Does the Facebook Invite Friends Button Work?


Normally, 

This Facebook button can only be found on Facebook pages where Page administrators have to manually invite others to like their page.

Fans who have already liked the page in question can also invite their friends directly from the page.

But now, 

This is made possible with the Facebook Invite Friends Button For Blogger. 

How does this Facebook invite friends blogger widget work?

As you would've already guessed, each time a person clicks on the 'invite friends button', it displays a Pop up screen that allows the user to invite as many friends as they can to like your Facebook Page.

They can invite as many as 50 friends (which is the limit) at once to like your page.



Benefits of the Facebook Invite Friends Button For Blogger


Taking advantage of thousands of users on a social networking site like Facebook can go a long way in improving your blog's audience.

Look at it this way:

If out the 50 people invited per user, 20 reacts positively by actually liking or following your page, and other visitors on your site do the same and get almost the same result,

This will increase the number of followers on your Facebook Page and within a short period of time.

Other than an increase in followers, you also get an increase in blog traffic.

Conclusively,

Using this invite button can help in increasing the Fans on your Facebook page and bring more traffic to your site each time your blog post is shared on the page.

The posts can be clicked on, liked, commented on and reshared by more people.



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How to Add the Facebook Invite Friends Button to Blogger


Include this Facebook Invite Friends Button widget on your blog so that your readers can also invite their friends to like your page directly from your blog.

Here's how to do it:


1. Create a Facebook app by Going to Facebook Developer's Page.

2. You must be a registered developer before you can gain access to this to create apps on the page. To do this, click on the Register button on the top right corner.

3 Next, Click on 'Apps'  tab, then select 'Create new app'.




4. Enter a name of your choice for the app and also an identifier(optional), Select your app's category from the drop down menu. Then click 'create'.

5. You'll get an app Id, copy the ID into a notepad or text editor



6. Still on the Facebook developer's page, click on 'app page', and then go to 'settings'. Select 'Add a new platform' and then click on 'Website'. Fill the spaces appropriately with your URL and also mobile URL of your site, and then save your changes.

7. Do the following:
  • Goto your blogger dashboard
  • Click on 'layout' 
  • Then select 'Add a gadget' 
  • Select 'html/javascript'
  • Copy the entire code below into the HTML/javascript editor. 

Before you save, edit the code by replacing the app ID in the code with your 'app ID' which you copied from Facebook developer's page. Also, edit the 'Facebook page URL' in the code, replace it with yours. 


<style>
/*Facebook Invite Friends Button CSS http://www.detutor.com*/
.MD_fb_invite a{
font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif !important;
font-weight:bold !important;
font-size:12px !important;
width:150px !important;
border:solid #3b6e22 1px !important;
border-bottom:solid #2c5115 1px !important;
cursor:pointer !important;
padding:6px 6px 6px 6px !important;
background-color:#68a64c !important;
border-top:solid #98c286 1px !important;
text-align:center !important;
color:#fff !important;
text-decoration:none ! important;
}

.MD_fb_invite a:active{
background-color:#609946 !important;
}
/*End CSS http://www.detutor.com*/
</style>
<script src='http://connect.facebook.net/en_US/all.js'></script>
<script>
FB.init({
appId:'533069656825293',
cookie:true,
status:true,
xfbml:true
});
function FacebookInviteFriends()
{
FB.ui({
method: 'apprequests',
message: 'Invite your friends '
});
}
</script>
<div id='fb-root'></div>
<span class='MD_fb_invite'><a href='http://www.facebook.com/newsville' onclick='FacebookInviteFriends();'>
Invite your friends
</a></span>
<script type='text/javascript'>
if (top.location!= self.location)
{
top.location = self.location
}
</script>


  • Save the gadget

Conclusion:


The steps above should enable you to add a Facebook Invite Friends Button For Blogger on your blog.

Having one on your blog can be of help in your Social Media marketing.

If you successfully added this widget or the Facebook invite friends button is not working, let us know by leaving a comment below.


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