Facebook Application Development For Dummies

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Wiley, Apr 6, 2011 - Computers - 408 pages
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A fun and easy guide to creating the next great Facebookapp!

Want to build the next runaway Facebook app like Farmville orMafia Wars? Interested in leveraging Facebook app development aspart of a marketing strategy? Whether you want to build your ownFacebook app from scratch, extend an existing Facebook app, orcreate a game, this book gets you up and running in no time. Masterthe Facebook toolkit, get acquainted with the Facebook Markup andQuery languages, navigate the Facebook API—even learn how tomake money with your new app!

  • Shows you how to build the next great Facebook application withjust basic HTML and scripting skills
  • Delves into what makes a good app and what makes a lucrativeapp
  • Explores how to create Facebook apps for marketing and viralreach, creating apps that can make money, and Facebook gamedevelopment
  • Reviews the Facebook toolkit and gets you started with the MyFirst Facebook application
  • Covers Facebook Markup and Query languages, navigating theFacebook API, and how to create a compelling interface

Create the next killer Facebook app with this approachable, funguide!

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About the author (2011)

Jesse Stay is a social media technologist, consultant, and developer who specializes in Facebook and related technologies that enable business owners to reach their customers in a viral manner. He is Social Media Director for the LDS Church as well as founder and CEO of Stay N Alive Productions.

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