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Mon, Sep 30, 2013 3:23 PM

How can I setup SocialShop 2 to sell on Facebook?

Important: Before you start to use Social Shop 2, you must have already created a business page under your personal account on Facebook.

Installing Social Shop
1. Click on this Bigcommerce Socialshop Application link.

2. Click Add Socialshop to My Page.

Add Socialshop to My Page button

3. Click on Choose Facebook Pages and select your store from the drop-down. Click Add Page Tab when finished..

Your store in the Choose Facebook Pages drop down

4. Enter your store URL in the provided area. Click Save Settings.

Store URL is entered

5. You will see a pop-up informing you that the settings have been saved. Click the word "here" to see your SocialShop page.

Message informing you that the settings have been changed

NOTE: If you have not installed your own SSL you will notice the URL will change to a 'store-' URL.

To change your URL later, open your store's page and click on the Social Shop icon. You will be invited to change the settings. To uninstall SocialShop, check out this article.

SocialShop Banner
You are provided with a default promotional banner on your SocialShop page. You can upload your own from the Bigcommerce Control Panel.

1. Click on MarketingSell on Facebook.

2. Next, to Upload New Facebook Banner, select a file from your computer. Save to initiate the upload.

Upload new banner button

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