You may be confused when you came across this term, ‘Facebook badges’. Is not that really difficult to understand? Talking of Facebook badges. They are different kinds of Facebook badges, we have photo badge for sharing all kinds of Facebook photos, profile badge which is used for sharing profile information, page badge which is also used for advertising your page on Facebook, and lastly the like badge which is used for showcasing all kinds of the page you like.
Now with the previous paragraph, you already have a clue as to what a Facebook badge is. Now, do you know what you will learn when you get to read the context of this post from the beginning to the end? Continue reading to learn about everything there is about the Facebook badges feature.
What Is It Used For?
The Facebook badges are small, dynamically updating widgets that can be used in many ways. Like I said before that we have different types of badges which I listed above. The badges enable users to like, comment, post, advertise, and all. Right in this article, I am going to tell you how the badges work.
How Facebook Badge or Badge Works
Having a Facebook badge or badge created, a snippet of HTML code will be generated. They can be placed on other websites to display the badge. This code can be dropped into a blogger sidebar widget or to the footer of your homepage.
The badges or Facebook badges can be used anywhere. To show your Facebook content outside the Facebook platform. For instance, it can be used to send visitors who are on your business website to your Facebook page, or it helps to display a slideshow of recent Facebook photos on a personal blog. You can use it to show a snippet of your Facebook profile in an online CV. Badges can be put into any website or publishing platform.
How to Get a Facebook Badge?
You can create your Facebook badge with the following steps below.
- You have to go to your web browser or chrome on your device and log in to your Facebook account.
- Enter your Facebook account details.
- Type the Facebook badges page on the search box above or visit the URL https://www.facebook.com/badges/.
- You will be directed to a page where you will find four different options of badges e.g. profile, like, photo, and page badge. That can be used to share different types of information.
- For Profile Badge.
Click profile badge to share your profile information like, name, place, school, movies, and songs that you want to share. Here, you will be given the privilege to edit your badge when you click the profile badge. Now you can click the edit badge link to set your preferences. Copy and paste the HTML code into your web page, blog.
The Facebook Like Badge
This ‘like badge’ helps to showcase your Facebook like page on your website, blog, or user page. You can click the like badge tab, to choose the Facebook page which you want to display on your badge and copy the HTML code and paste it in the place you want to place your badge.
You can use the photo badge, to share your Facebook photos in your blog or website. Click the photo badge tab, to select the layout you want and the number of photos you want on the badge. Copy the HTML code and paste it to your web page, blog, or your user page.
it is used for advertising and to open a Facebook page for all the users who visit your website or blog. Enter the page badge tab. And select the website that you want for your badge. If the badge is for blogger or type pad, you have to log into your respective accounts. Then choose the layout and copy the HTML code as usual and paste it, on the area you want to place your badge.