Acquiring Facebook fans will always be an important part of any nonprofit Facebook strategy. Fortunately, Facebook’s platform includes many opportunities for Facebook users to like a Page. Below are thirteen ways Facebook users can like your Page:
- From a New Facebook User Registration – People who registering for Facebook can your Page in the registration wizard.
- From creating a Page - When you create a Page, liking it is now part of the process.
- Admin Registration – People can like your Page when you add them as admins.
- Invite Friends Feature – Admins can the “Invite Friends” feature to ask their friends to like your Page (as shown below).
- One the Page – People who liked your Page from the Page itself.
- In a Hover Card – Users can like a Page by mousing over a Page name in their news feed and liking it from the pop-up hover card.
- Sponsored Stories – People can like your Page in a Sponsored Story ad.
- Recommendation – Someone can recommend your Page when they like it.
- From a Mobile Device – People can like your Page directly from a iPhone or other mobile device.
- Pages Can Like Pages – In addition to Profiles, other Pages can like your Page.
- From a Profile Edit -Facebook users can add your page to their “likes” if they edit their profile.
- From a Facebook Search – People who liked your Page from Facebook’s search results.
- From a Like Box or Like Button – People can like your Page from an external site using these Facebook social plugins.
Facebook Insights now allow to to track all of these various like sources
In Facebook’s new Page Insight Fans report, you can view how many likes you’ve received for a specific date-range and where those likes came from: