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Facebook like box problem

  1. hey.. is anyone there can help me with facebook like box widget...
    i had entered my facebook url but it does not working at say's" Could not retrieve id for the specified page. Please verify correct href was passed in." and i've done that couple of time. But, it still the same.

    The blog I need help with is

  2. Hello. The Facebook Like box widget is designed to work with Facebook Page not Profile. This is stated in the widget. As much as people want this to work with their Profile account, it goes against logic — Profile is private and Page is public.

  3. Hey, i have the same msg for my facebook page? Help?

  4. @creationography: Did you take note of what shimworld said above? That should explain why you are getting that error message. Otherwise, please provide us with the URL you are entering in the widget.

  5. Hey guys :url

    not working


  6. @commcompact: That's because it's a group. Facebook Like Box only works with pages, sorry.

  7. @commcompact
    RSS Grafitti for posting to Facebook.

    RSS Graffiti periodically checks the RSS/Atom feeds that you specify and posts any new entries it finds to the Facebook Walls that you specify.

    You can get any feed written on any wall (Facebook Profiles, Fan Pages, Groups, Events and Application Profile Pages). In fact, multiple feeds to multiple walls. You choose the combination.

  8. I'm getting the same message and i am trying with a fan page, ¨Could not retrieve id for the specified page. Please verify correct href was passed in.¨ link is

    please help! thanks

  9. Is it possible to create a Facebook "like" button on the sidebar of my wordpress blog that links to the Facebook community page for the blog? E.g., instead of just sharing the particular article or the blog as a facebook link, it would direct people to "like" my blog's existing community page on facebook.

  10. @nsolish: If you have a Facebook page, you can use the Facebook Like Box Widget that shimworld mentioned earlier. It's among the available widgets at Appearance > Widgets. Have you tried it?

  11. Annnnnnnnnnnnnnd that worked perfectly. Not sure why that didn't work for me the first time. Thanks for helping me figure it out.

  12. No matter what I do my "facebook like box" widget is showing up blank! This is the url that I'm using

    Please help! Thanks!

  13. @leilajax: I can see your Facebook Like Box on your sidebar just fine. Have you tried the tips here?

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