What you need to know
- Facebook Shop is a feature for discovering business and searching for products.
- The feature, announced last year, is now rolling out in the UK and Canada.
Facebook has confirmed that Facebook shop is rolling out to users in the UK and Canada.
Facebook has this week announced a new e-commerce tool, Facebook shops, which will allow business owners to set up an online store on both Facebook and Instagram for free...
Facebook Shop was introduced to US users on August 25. Now, it's moving further afield.
Facebook launches Facebook Shops in Canada + UK https://t.co/oUoXPena4e pic.twitter.com/O0LAYRbxdnFacebook launches Facebook Shops in Canada + UK https://t.co/oUoXPena4e pic.twitter.com/O0LAYRbxdn— Matt Navarra (@MattNavarra) February 23, 2021February 23, 2021
Not only does Facebook Shop support businesses in advertising and selling their products, but it can also be used to help customers get in touch with businesses and shops directly through WhatsApp, Messenger, or Instagram Direct, where customers can make inquiries about products, get support, the track delivers, and more.
Earlier today it emerged that Facebook would lift a ban on the news on its platform in Australia, following concessions from the Australian government over a new Media Bargaining Law.
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