How to Do Everything Facebook Applications

Create your own Facebook applications! With coverage of Facebook API, FBML, and FQL as well as MySQL and REST, How to Do Everything: Facebook Applications is a clear, start-to-finish guide to developing unique apps that run on Facebook Platform. Learn how to integrate Facebook applications with websites, blogs, and databases, and use your apps to sell a product and market a business, organization, or cause. You'll also discover how to provide entertainment and information to users while creating an advertising platform to make money. Get started quickly by downloading a pre-built, customizable Facebook application from the book's Facebook Page. Understand the Facebook Platform architecture Format Web pages and manage data using XML, XHTML, and CSS Use PHP and FBML (Facebook Markup Language) Work with the Facebook object, Facebook REST object, and Facebook API Use FQL (Facebook Query Language), Mock-AJAX, FBJS (Facebook JavaScript), and Facebook Mobile Master the Facebook Developer Application Design your application interface and implement utilities Integrate MySQL or Data Store data Add viral features including News Feed and Mini-Feed stories, notifications and requests, Share buttons, and favorites lists Promote your business with Facebook Social Ads, Facebook Pages, and Facebook Beacon
Author:
Jesse Feiler
Format:
Paperback

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Create your own Facebook applications! With coverage of Facebook API, FBML, and FQL as well as MySQL and REST, How to Do Everything: Facebook Applications is a clear, start-to-finish guide to developing unique apps that run on Facebook Platform. Learn how to integrate Facebook applications with websites, blogs, and databases, and use your apps to sell a product and market a business, organization, or cause. You'll also discover how to provide entertainment and information to users while creating an advertising platform to make money. Get started quickly by downloading a pre-built, customizable Facebook application from the book's Facebook Page. Understand the Facebook Platform architecture Format Web pages and manage data using XML, XHTML, and CSS Use PHP and FBML (Facebook Markup Language) Work with the Facebook object, Facebook REST object, and Facebook API Use FQL (Facebook Query Language), Mock-AJAX, FBJS (Facebook JavaScript), and Facebook Mobile Master the Facebook Developer Application Design your application interface and implement utilities Integrate MySQL or Data Store data Add viral features including News Feed and Mini-Feed stories, notifications and requests, Share buttons, and favorites lists Promote your business with Facebook Social Ads, Facebook Pages, and Facebook Beacon

Product details

Author:
Jesse Feiler
Subtitle:
Facebook Applications
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill/Osborne Media
ISBN:
9780071549677
Series Title:
How to Do Everything
Audience:
General
Pages:
330
Width (mm):
186
Length (mm):
234
Additional Info:
Jesse Feiler has worked as a developer for companies such as the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Prodigy, and Apple. He is the author of several computing books, including How to Do Everything with Web 2.0 Mashups.
Table of Contents:
PART I: Facebook Applications: What They Are and How to Use Them Chapter 1. Use Facebook as a Social Utility Chapter 2. Find Your Way Around Your Facebook Home Page and Profile Chapter 3. Find Your Way Around Facebook Chapter 4. Find Your Way Around a Facebook Application: Groups Chapter 5. Use Other Facebook Applications PART II: Use Facebook Technologies Chapter 6. Use XML, XHTML, and CSS Chapter 7. Use PHP Chapter 8. Understand Overall Facebook Architecture Chapter 9. Use Facebook Markup Language (FBML) Chapter 10. Use the Facebook API Chapter 11. Use Facebook Query Language (FQL), Mock-AJAX, FBJS, and Facebook Mobile PART III: Build Facebook Applications Chapter 12. Get Started as a Facebook Developer Chapter 13. Build a Basic Interface Chapter 14. Integrate MySQL Data Chapter 15. Add More Features Index
Weight (g):
548

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