Category Archives for Facebook

Change Facebook User’s Cover Photo Using Graph API

In this post I will show how you can post a image to user’s account and make that photo as cover photo of user. Fist download the latest php sdk from https://github.com/facebook/facebook-php-sdk. Let’s start. First we have to have permission … Continue reading

02. August 2013 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: Facebook, Graph Api, PHP | Tags: , , , | Comments

How-To Handle expired access tokens for Facebook App

Since Facebook removed offline_access – manageing access tokens has been quite difficult. I have developed a web app http://www.cybernetikz.com/social-background/ for Facebook pages and twitter accounts. While devloping the app i have face the expired access tokens problem. I will discuss … Continue reading

23. January 2013 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: Facebook, Graph Api, PHP | Tags: , , , | Comments

Change Facebook Page’s Cover Photo Using Graph API and Page API

Update:After recent changes to Facebook api, we can only make cover with photo which is in an album. Previously we can make cover from photos of page’s album. I updated the code. Now we have to create an album and … Continue reading

05. December 2012 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: Facebook, Graph Api | Tags: , , , | Comments

CakePHP Helper To Generate Two Different Link For Canvas APP And Web App Depending On signed_request

I am developing a Facebook App for Canvas and Web. When a user comes to canvas app all of the link of app will start with “https://apps.facebook.com/appname/” and when users comes web app all link start with the web url. … Continue reading

27. June 2012 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: CakePHP, Facebook | Tags: , , , , , , | Comments

How To Adjust Position Of FB.ui Dialog On Long Page

Facebook’s FB.ui Dialog is nice and easy to use. Recently I added FB.ui dialog box to send apprequests to user friends. It worked fine on my test account and my account. So we go live. I was happy. But At … Continue reading

29. September 2011 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: Facebook, FB Javascript SDK, jQuery, Social Networking Application Development | Tags: , , , , , , , , | Comments

Implementing Facebook Event API With fql.multiquery and With Graph Api

Facebook is our part of lifestyle and people are using this to create event so that friends can easily RSVP. Facebook Event is getting quite popular. Many Facebook application and website are using Facebook event api to show users events … Continue reading

16. September 2011 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: Facebook, Graph Api, PHP, Social Networking Application Development | Tags: , , , , , , , , , | Comments

CakePHP and facebook SDK as Vendor

For most of the application on Facebook is simple but sometimes you have such a big application to develop you need to use a php framework. As I am a CakePHP developer, I like to use CakePHP for these type … Continue reading

28. July 2011 by Zakir Hyder
Categories: CakePHP, Facebook, Graph Api, PHP, Web Development | Tags: , , , | Comments

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