Facebook promotion rules revised

Facebook promotion rules for any contest, competition, sweepstakes or other similar offering or promotion using Facebook has been revised and published as at May 11, 2011.

These Promotion Guidelines, along with the Statement of Rights and Responsibilities, the Ad Guidelines, the Platform Policies and all other applicable Facebook policies, govern your communication about or administration of any contest, competition, sweepstakes or other similar offering (each, a “promotion”) using Facebook are all published here.

1. Administration. within Apps on Facebook.com, either on a Canvas Page or an app on a Page Tab.

2. Promotions inclusions. Facebook has 3 inclusions you must cmply with.

3. Registration.  ‘Liking’ and the use of other Facebook features or functionality are NOT to be used as a promotion’s registration or entry mechanism. It may not be used as a condition of entry.

4. Conditions of entry. The use Facebook features or functionality, such as the Like button, are NOT permitted as a voting mechanism for a promotion.

5. Notification.  You cannot notify winners through Facebook, such as through Facebook messages, chat, or posts on profiles or Pages

6. Facebook trademark use. Be sure that your use of Facebook trademark is in accordance with thier rules.


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