How to embed Flash in the FBML tab on Facebook fan page?
To make customized Facebook pages and add dynamic slideshow or flash galleries can be done easily with a FB app Static FBML. Here are the steps to embed Flash in the FBML tab on your Facebook fan page.
Step1: Add the Static “FBML” application widget to your Facebook page
Open your Facebook page, search Static FBML in the search box. Click to go to the Facebook application page.
Click “Add to my page” (see update note at the page bottom) on the top left side of the page to install “FBML” to your Facebook page.
Step2: Upload your flash show to your website
Step3: Insert a code snippet to your ” FBML” textbox.
Go back to your Facebook page, click “Edit Page” to go to your apps page, where you can see your FB applications. Click “Edit” to open and edit the FBML app. You will find the FBML box where you can insert the code snippet for flash.
You can use bellow code fragment as a sample.
Click “Save changes”and you are done.
1. Your Flash show cannot start playing when the Facebook page loads. Facebook requires a user action to load Flash, such as a click on the flash.
2. Facebook wants to move from FBML to iframes, so they moved the “add to my page” option but you still can edit the exist tabs. BUT STILL there is a way to add FBML tabs and bellow is the links but we don’t know what Facebook can do with FBML in the future.
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