How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Web developers are constantly incorporating new technologies into their development to keep up with the ever-changing product needs as technology advances. Also, web designers are using blogs to increase traffic to their websites. A few months ago search engine experts launched the AMP Project for mobile optimization. Facebook launched Instant Articles to compete with Google. How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Earlier last year, Facebook launched the Instant Articles system for its own smartphone application. Through this, anyone can load their blog/website on mobile 10 times faster than a normal website.

 

 

 

 

 

As a result, a visitor will feel comfortable visiting the blog and will visit the page at a higher rate. However, this feature can only be seen within the Facebook App on the smartphone. This facility is not available in the web version of Facebook. Today we will show how to setup Facebook Instant Articles on Google Blogspot blog. But before showing the setup process I will discuss some pros and cons.

 

 

 

 

 

What is FACEBOOK INSTANT ARTICLES?

Instant Articles is Facebook’s mobile publishing tool. By customizing and optimizing the design of a website, it loads faster. In terms of optimization, Facebook Instant Articles gives importance only to the article without giving any importance to the design of the website. That’s why using these tools won’t take full advantage of your blog’s design. But there is no hesitation to say that the speed of visiting your blog from Facebook application will increase several times. But there are some advantages and disadvantages of using it. We will now take a brief look at the advantages and disadvantages of Instant Articles.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benefits of FACEBOOK INSTANT ARTICLES:

The speed of the blog will increase a lot.
Those whose blogs are slow speed can increase the speed through this: traffic can be brought home.
Likes, shares and comments on your blog posts from Facebook will increase.
Content will contribute significantly to monetizing.
The blog can be setup for free without any kind of payment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disadvantages of FACEBOOK INSTANT ARTICLES:

After publishing the post some more time will be spent.
Those who are earning by showing different types of advertisements, their income will decrease. Because Instant Articles has set limits on ad usage.
Limits have also been set for the use of images in the post. This will be a big problem for those who share various tutorials on blogs.
Facebook Instant Articles does not load the sitebar of the blog, that is, it cannot display anything in the sidebar.
Using any kind of widgets on the blog will not load them either.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to setup blog?

First visit Facebook Instant Articles Page from this link.
How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?
If you click on the Sign Up button in the above image, you will see the image below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Select your desired Facebook Page here: Click on the green Access Instant Articles Tools button with a tick on the Instant Articles Terms option. Note that if you don’t have a Facebook page, you need to create a new page. Because Instant Article cannot be setup without a Facebook page. Moreover, you will access all the work through the page on which you will setup the Incent article.

 

 

 

 

 

Here you have to go to Publishing Tools > Configuration option marked in red above from your Facebook page. All the Instant Articles setup needs to be done using the options on the right side of the Configuration menu.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Here, if you click on Authorize Your Site link from Set Up Instant Articles on the right side, the below image will show.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Copy the meta tag in the black part of the above image and add it above the <head> tag of your Blogger template and save the template.
How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?
Then click on the Claim URL button with your blog address in place of the URL, it will give a message that Claim has been made as shown in the image below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

After doing the above image, RSS Feed should be connected with Facebook Instant Articles. Before doing this, make sure that your blog’s RSS Feed is enabled or not.

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot Blog?

Allow Blog Feed section from Settings > Other Site Feed of your blog’s dashboard should be Full as the section marked with red symbol in the above image.

 

 

 

 

 

https://www.bloggerbangladesh.com/feeds/posts/default?alt=rss

Now copy the above line. But here you have to put your blog address instead of my blog URL. Then follow the diagram below.
How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?
Paste the line copied from the Production RSS Feed as shown above and save.

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?

Then click on the Add Style button from the Style menu and you will see the following image.

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?
Here you have to upload the logo of your blog by clicking the Choose New Logo button in the middle from the Logo option on the left side. Your blog logo must be minimum of 690×132 pixels in PNG format. After uploading you will see a preview of your logo on the right side. Your blog cannot be submitted for review until this logo is properly uploaded.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?

Finally, your blog must be submitted for review by Facebook authorities to publish Instant Articles. After submission, it will take 3-5 days for a review to complete. After review and approval, you can share the instant article. You cannot publish your blog post on Facebook without approval.

 

 

 

 

 

Post ERROR correction (advance tips)

After submitting the blog’s RSS Feed, all your blog posts will automatically show up on the Instant Articles dashboard. In this case, you will see various types of errors in most of the blog posts. Facebook will not approve your application if you submit it for review without correcting these errors. Below I am going to share some tips that will help in fixing post errors.

If you click on Production Articles from the dashboard of Facebook Instant Articles, you will see all the posts of your blog.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?

In the image above I have marked two wrong posts with red marks. Below that are two posts with no errors. If you click on the pen-like icon on the right side of these wrong posts, you will see all the source codes of the post.

 

 

 

 

 

 

How to Setup Facebook Instant Articles on Blogspot blog?

See in the above image, there is some writing in yellow color in the Post Editor. Here they suggest you correct those parts. If you have a good understanding of HTML, you can solve these easily.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Help and Advice:

In fact, I would personally recommend using Facebook Instant Articles only for newspaper types and those who regularly share articles on blogs. Because Facebook will not find your blog error. On the other hand, for those who use more images in various tutorials and posts, I would advise them not to use them. Such blog posts have various options that Facebook does not support. In this case, you have to spend a long time solving the problem by changing the source code in the post.

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