How to Use Facebook Embedded Posts

embed facebook post

A couple of weeks ago, Facebook rolled out the ability to embed public posts from a business or personal page directly onto your website or blog. Readers can like, share, and comment on the post without ever having to leave your website. They can even like your page with one easy click! Check out our example embedded post, and learn how you can do it yourself.

How to embed a post on Facebook

  1. From your newsfeed or timeline, find the post that you want to embed. To make sure it’s public, look for the globe symbol next to the post date.
    Public Post
  1. Click on the drop-down arrow at the top right of the post, and select “Embed Post”.
    Embed Post
  1. Copy the resulting embed code, and paste it into your website or blog post.
    Embed code

And here’s how it looks:

Find some creative uses for this feature on recent blog posts by Social Media Examiner and Social Media Today. How will you use Facebook embedded posts?

Kristin Heffley

Kristin Heffley

Chief Executive Caffeinator at Caffeinated Design Studio
Kristin Heffley is founder and Chief Executive Caffeinator at Caffeinated Design Studio, a visual marketing agency based near Seattle, Washington. She loves coffee, her family, and helping clients create knock-their-socks-off brands, among other things. Her favorite caffeinated drink is a sugar-free vanilla Americano.
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