SNAP Features: All Facebook Post TypesSNAP Features: All Facebook Post Types
SNAP can make several different types of posts to Facebook.
Here is the list of them all with settings and examples.
1. Simple text post.
Creates a text post. No images, no attachments. You can insert link back to your post using %URL% tag.
2. Image Post – big image with text message.
Uploads an image with text description. Image linked to internal facebook page with bigger image. You can insert link back to your post in the description using %URL% tag.
3. Text Post with “shared” blogpost.
*Most popular post type*. Text message with image linked back to the original source, title and short description.
Recently Facebook introduced new “big image” layout for shared posts. This layout will appear automatically if the image meet the size criteria. More info here: Facebook: New “big image” layout
Also please see How to format Facebook post with shared/attached link
Settings (large sized image is selected):
If the image doesn’t meet the size criteria, shared posts layout will be different.
Settings (smaller image is selected):
4. Text Post with “attached” blogpost.
Text message with small image linked back to the original source, title and short description.
Set what posts go to each network based on categories, tags, type, format and many more criteria.
Limit Autoposting Speed
Importing many posts at once? Not a problem. SNAP can query your autoposts and publish them one by one in defined time intervals.
Auto-import comments from Facebook and replies and mentions from Twitter as WordPress Comments
Autopost New Blogposts
SNAP will automatically post your newly published blogposts (pages, events, products, custom post types) to all your defined social media accounts.
SNAP can automatically re-post the already existing posts. SNAP can select specific posts for re-posting using filters.
Send a quick post to all configured social networks without creating a WordPress blogpost.
Format your posts using flexible replacement tags. make text posts, share links, or post images.
URL Shorteners: bit.ly, goo.gl, Rebrandly, YOURLS and built in WordPress URL Shortener
You can see the direct links to the posts published by SNAP on the "Post Edit" page
Export/Import Plugin settings
You Export and Import all plugin settings as backup or to move it to another site
We are getting a lot of questions about upcoming deadline for Facebook app review. People are asking what should we do. The honest answer would be: "No one has any idea". We submitted several apps for Facebook review using different ways of describing and explaining...
What happened with Facebook? Facebook made changes to it's API access policy on May 1st, 2018. As the result we introduced our own Premium API for Facebook. We feel that we need to explain how exactly those changes affected SNAP. Since the beginning Facebook native...
Instagram made some very big changes to authentication process. About 70% of our users are affected by them. Before the changes the process was quite simple: Sometimes Instagram decided that login from SNAP is "unusual" and asked for confirmation. You just had to open...
Sometimes Instagram decides that login from SNAP is "unusual" and asks for confirmation. Until yesterday, you just had to open Instagram on your phone and tap "This was me" button on "We have detected an unusual login attempt" screen. Yesterday this stopped working....
SNAP for WordPress Version 4.1 has been released. This version adds support for WPML and Polylang in filters and one new network - Messenger Line. It also eliminates the necessity to "Save" WordPress post after making changes to SNAP message format. == Changelog == =...