Just couple of days back Facebook has rolled out Timeline for Facebook pages. No doubt timeline for facebook page is awesome and sure it make facebook page more creative than befor. But It has completely changed the landing page for facebook. So here I am sharing a tutorial about how to create a custom tab for new Timeline facebook pages.
If you are thinking to create a default landing pages for you timeline enabled Facebook fan page you must need to create custom tab application first. Only after adding custom tab on your page you could design an awesome landing page for your fan page.
Facebook custom tab is the ability for your app to be used within the context of a Facebook page. You can view the great example of facebook default landing tab.
Step#1. Visit this page<Link> and click the +Create New App Button. Like this Button below..
Step#2. Set the Valid App Name and App Namespace and Click on Continue button.
Now you have successfully created Facebook Tab Apps.
Step#1. Here you can configure you app setting like as you can Change your app icon, Choose category and put your domain name. Check the picture below.
Step#2. Expand the Page Tab option now it will looks like this.
Step#3. Fill the following detail in require field on Page Tab Option.
Page Tab Name
Your Page Name
Page Tab URL
Secure Page Tab URL
Page Tab Edit URL
Step#4. Click the Save Changes button. Cheers!! You have just created a tab successfully. Now follow these Steps given below..
Step#1. Copy your API Key( APP ID) and App Secret code and save it.
Step#2. Put here your App ID and Your URL. You can find this in your app settings.
Step#4. Now click on Add Page Tab button to add this Tab to your any pages. Check this picture below.
Step#5. Click on “Add To page” button to the page where you want this custom Tab.
Step#1. Go to your page and you will found a new tab that you have just created. Click on it.
Step#2. This brings up the Setup New App Dialog: Put Your API Key( App ID) and App Secret here and last click on save setting Button.
Cheers! You have done all the steps now you are ready to design your own default landing page for your Facebook fan page.
This is the last thing about Custom Tab apps for your Facebook page. By clicking on your own tab you will see a awesome Editor for design your landing page. But Facebook has just some days back rolled out Facebook Timeline for Facebook pages. So now there would be something change. Check out my next post Where I have posted about Custom landing tab in Facebook Timeline pages.