Facebook for Joomla 1.5 - Open Graph Actions, Login, and So Much More

Facebook Joomla 1.5After more than a month of waiting on the premiere Joomla Facebook extension, Joomla 1.5 administrators can now add Facebook Open Graph Actions to their websites.

This new Joomla 1.5 compatible release follows our extremely successful launch of Facebook's Open Graph Action integration for Joomla 2.5 in late November. With the new JFBConnect v4.3 release for Joomla 1.5 Facebook integration, you'll be able to register and log users in with their Facebook accounts, automatically post 'actions' to their Facebook Timeline as they read your content or otherwise interact with your site, let your users send invitations for your site, specify the Joomla Open Graph tags, integrate Joomla with your Facebook Page, and so much more.

This release will be the final feature release for Joomla 1.5 Facebook integration. But don't worry, it's been packed with features over it's 4 years of development. Additionally, we will be fully supporting it for the foreseeable future with bug-fixes and technical support for all of our users.

With JFBConnect, you'll be able to easily manage your Facebook Joomla 1.5 features, and be ready to move to Joomla 2.5 and Joomla 3.0 when you're ready.

Joomla Facebook Feature List

The partial feature list available for Joomla 1.5 Facebook integration includes:

  • Facebook Login for Joomla
  • Facebook Invites for Joomla
  • Profile integration with JomSocial, Kunena, K2, Community Builder, and more
  • Facebook Open Graph for Joomla (Describe your content to Facebook for wall posts)
  • Open Graph Actions for Joomla (Automatically post user activity to Facebook)
  • Facebook Page Tab and Canvas integration

Joomla 1.5 is still a very popular platform, and your website deserves the best and most fully featured Facebook functionality. It deserves the Facebook integration that Joomla.org and 10,000+ other websites use. It deserves JFBConnect!

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Facebook for Joomla 3.0

It's coming! With our final Joomla 1.5 feature release out the door, we're in the final stages of our Facebook for Joomla 3.x release. The updated version which fully supports Facebook for Joomla 2.5 and 3.0+ will be out in January, 2013.

We're as excited as you to see the best Joomla Facebook integration for the 2 most recent versions of Joomla.

Alex Andreae

Alex co-founded SourceCoast Web Development in 2008. Based in sunny Florida, SourceCoast develops extensions for integrating your Joomla powered website with popular social networks. He has spoken at more than a dozen Joomla User Groups and Joomla Days, including the Joomla World Conference in both 2012 and 2013. Topics have included social networking for Joomla, running a business around Joomla extensions, and Joomla development.


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