Before integrating Ocoya with Facebook groups, it's essential to install the Ocoya app on the respective Facebook group. This guide will walk you through the process.
Installing the Ocoya App on Facebook Groups
To install the Ocoya app on your Facebook group, follow these steps:
Ensure that you are the owner or administrator of the Facebook Group.
Confirm that you have the necessary permissions to proceed.
Navigate to the Facebook Group by clicking "Groups" in the left menu and select the group where you want to install the app.
Within the group, click on "Group settings" from the left menu.
Scroll to the bottom and click on "Apps."
Click "Add apps."
Search for "Ocoya" and select the app.
Finally, click "Add."
Adding a Facebook Group in Ocoya
Once you have successfully installed the Ocoya app on your Facebook group, you can proceed to add the group to Ocoya. Follow these instructions:
Go to the "Socials" section on the left hand side of Ocoya.
Click on the "Connect profiles" button.
Choose "Facebook Group" from the provided list.
Complete the Facebook authentication process.
Your Facebook group should now be visible in Ocoya.
Note: When adding a Facebook group, any posts made will be on behalf of the authenticated user.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Can I post to a Facebook group if I'm not an admin or owner?
No, posting in a Facebook group requires you to be the owner or admin of that specific group.
Can I post in groups on behalf of a linked Facebook page?
Yes, you will post on behalf of who owns the group and connects the app to the group.