The Publisher is a great way for your users to interact with your application, sharing content directly on their friends' profiles as well as posting content to their own profiles. And now, we've updated the Publisher so your applications' Publisher integrations work on Facebook Pages as well. This allows Page admins and to publish content directly to users' streams through your Publisher on the Page. And that Page's fans can publish content directly on a Page through your Publisher, where those posts then get published into their streams for their friends and other fans to see.
We can think of a number of ways in which your applications can maximize their impact on Facebook Pages. And given the high level of creativity of our developer community, we know you'll think of many more ways. For example, your application can use the Publisher on a Page to:
If you already have a Publisher integration, it will work for Page admins and fans viewing the Page in exactly the same way it works for user profile owners and friends viewing a user's profile. You should keep in mind the following:
We've updated our sample application, Smiley, so you can try out its Publisher on a Facebook Page.
As always, we welcome your feedback in the Developer Forum. We can't wait to see what kinds of Publishers you'll make available to public figures, brands, and bands on Facebook!