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Off-Topic Questions

The following questions are off-topic. Questions that are about:

  • mobile applications 1
  • programming and API integration 2
  • interactions between users, or the lack of.
  • troubleshooting issues
  • Specialized advertising and/or selling strategies
  • About internal policies, technologies, or things that only Facebook employees can answer. [facebook] info.

Before Posting a Question

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  2. Account Issues
  3. Trouble viewing either photo albums, your timeline, a stream, or a news feed.
    • First, search this site to see if your question has already been asked and answered.
  4. Use Additional Tags

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1 Facebook's Mobile Applications:

2 Programming Questions:

  • Questions about integrating Facebook's API or programming may be on-topic in Stack Overflow. Review their [facebook] tag wiki.

To explore posts with the [facebook] tag across the Stack Exchange Network, you can use these search queries:


Some of the other Stack Exchange Sites that also have a [facebook] tag:

  • Super User [facebook] - Do not ask about Facebook in Super User, unless your problem is specifically about your browser or computer.
  • Ask Ubuntu [facebook] - Do not ask about Facebook in Ask Ubuntu unless your question is regarding using Ubuntu software with Facebook, such as connecting an IM client, difficulties using a particular web browser with it, etc.
  • Information Security [facebook]
  • Magento [facebook]
  • Salesforce [facebook]
  • Software Engineering [facebook]
  • Software Recommendations [facebook]
  • Webmasters [facebook]
  • Stack Overflow in Spanish [facebook]
  • Stack Overflow in Japanese [facebook]
  • Stack Overflow in Portuguese [facebook]
  • Stack Overflow in Russian [facebook]