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Topic # 142777 24-Mar-2014 14:37
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Hi,

I am wantiing to change my bands facebook page so it is more user friendly
basically our drummer set it up and it's more of a personal page as well as a band page
I would like to be able to list the band members, what music we play...etc...
How can I set one up like this, so it is more of a 'group' page and not a personal / individual page?

any advice would be helpful!

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  Reply # 1011810 24-Mar-2014 14:44
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Why not setup a proper website. Facebook are always changing things, and they have rules and a set template on how a page is to be setup, and they may change things around in the future.



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  Reply # 1011824 24-Mar-2014 15:03
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mattwnz: Why not setup a proper website. Facebook are always changing things, and they have rules and a set template on how a page is to be setup, and they may change things around in the future.


we have a proper website too, but want to make the FB page a bit more professional

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1011836 24-Mar-2014 15:14
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Other than their standard "FanPage" which anyone can setup that's only related to someones account as long as they don't add any additional admins to it.

Is pay someone for a API template/app setup. Or mess with the html5 integration - Similar to the big names like Nikon and CocaCola

http://blog.hubspot.com/blog/tabid/6307/bid/26267/8-Creative-Ways-to-Customize-Your-Facebook-Business-Page.aspx

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  Reply # 1011838 24-Mar-2014 15:17
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Themeforest may have some templates

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  Reply # 1011894 24-Mar-2014 16:10
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Those templates are a roadblock to get into a page. If I see a "Like Us" first before seeing content I just walk away.

This is the Intergen page I maintain. Just using the standard Facebook timeline really.





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  Reply # 1011909 24-Mar-2014 16:22
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freitasm: Those templates are a roadblock to get into a page. If I see a "Like Us" first before seeing content I just walk away.

This is the Intergen page I maintain. Just using the standard Facebook timeline really.


Agree about "like us" first

One way to keep semi-permanent content (e.g. band members) is to add it to the timeline as per usual, then pin it to the top, so it's the first thing people see

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