How to create and embed a Like Widget for a Facebook Fan Page

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A simple tutorial on how to generate the code needed to embed a Facebook Fan Page Like Widget into your website. The example is customized for a WordPress based side, Kidnect.us. For other sites, simply dump the code into your html code. The URL for the interface to create Facebook Like Widgets is https://developers.facebook.com/docs/reference/plugins/like-box/. When you get there you need to have the URL of your page handy (copied in the clipboard through control + V). 

Sorin Adam Matei

Sorin Adam Matei - Professor of Communication at Purdue University - studies the relationship between information technology and social groups. He published papers and articles in Journal of Communication, Communication Research, Information Society, and Foreign Policy. He is the author or co-editor of several books. The most recent is Structural differentation in social media. He also co-edited Ethical Reasoning in Big Data,Transparency in social media and Roles, Trust, and Reputation in Social Media Knowledge Markets: Theory and Methods (Computational Social Sciences) , all three the product of the NSF funded KredibleNet project. Dr. Matei's teaching portfolio includes online interaction, and online community analytics and development classes. His teaching makes use of a number of software platforms he has codeveloped, such as Visible Effort . Dr. Matei is also known for his media work. He is a former BBC World Service journalist whose contributions have been published in Esquire and several leading Romanian newspapers. In Romania, he is known for his books Boierii Mintii (The Mind Boyars), Idolii forului (Idols of the forum), and Idei de schimb (Spare ideas).

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