Create a Facebook application for your blog

Those instructions allow you to create a blog and activate the management page for Facebook comments. This will allow you to choose the order of comments, validate or hide them, activate notifications, ...

Creating a Facebook Developers account

You must have a Personal Facebook account . If you do not have an account yet, create an account. Then make sure you are connected to your Facebook account and visit this page:

  • Click on the button "Register". Facebook will ask you to validate your account and to accept the Facebook Platform Policy, you must enter your mobile phone number. Once entered and validated, you must enter a code that you will receive via SMS after a few moments.
  • Return to the page

Creating a Blog application

  • Click on Facebook Social Plugins
  • Click on Comments
  • At the bottom of the page, click on Comments Plugin

Application configuration

Your Facebook app is now created, you arrive on the configuration page, under Comments plugin code generator:

  • Enter in the field URL to comment on
  • Click on Get code
  • Copy your App ID

Facebook Application ID

  • Return to the sitew website creation tool and select your blog. Click on Comments in the properties window.
  • Click Enable Facebook comments if it is not already, then paste your application ID in the field Application ID at the bottom of the page.
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  • Finally, click on the "Submit" button

Last update: March 31, 2016