Welcome to WebmasterWorld Guest from 54.197.168.70

Forum Moderators: httpwebwitch & not2easy

Promoting your website on a Page's Wall/Discussions Board

Is it spam?

   
11:03 am on Feb 17, 2011 (gmt 0)

5+ Year Member



Is it bad etiquette to promote my website by posting a link on the wall of a popular (and related) Facebook page or by starting a discussion topic on the page's "Discussions" board?

Will it actually reflect badly on my site?
8:13 am on Feb 18, 2011 (gmt 0)

5+ Year Member



I think this is just like standard forums, it all depends on the relevance of your promoting. Why not try and engage yourself in a way that positions you as an authority on the subject and build up a rapport with the other users first? You might even be able to get the page owners to link to your site or talk about it if you are helpful enough.
6:26 pm on Feb 22, 2011 (gmt 0)



Thanks mate
6:12 am on Feb 24, 2011 (gmt 0)



I don't think it's a bad etiquette. I do it sometimes, but only at my own personal facebook account where my friends can view it if they are interested. Posting on the wall of a popular page may not be unethical as well, just as long as you are promoting a good, informative, and educational site where the viewers can gain good things, not bad, especially for the very young ones. They are the most who are fond of facebook thingy. :-)
12:49 pm on Feb 24, 2011 (gmt 0)

WebmasterWorld Administrator engine is a WebmasterWorld Top Contributor of All Time 10+ Year Member Top Contributors Of The Month



One man's spam is another man's dinner!

I'd find it tiresome if it's regular self promo, and i've seen some people do that.

Engaging has to be part of it or it won't have any long term value.
 

Featured Threads

My Threads

Hot Threads This Week

Hot Threads This Month