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We previously announced about an automatic version of advanced matching for the Facebook pixel. As part of that advanced matching, we recognize that many businesses capture
email address as part of events, such as
Our Automatic Advanced Matching technology is able to detect certain website text fields, such as an email address, and automatically associate it with corresponding events. The result is more conversions, better optimization, and higher reach for remarketing campaigns.
To increase the efficiency of Automatic Advanced Matching opt-in, we're releasing the API for enabling and updating Automatic Advanced Matching settings for Ads Pixels. As such, the following fields have been added:
enable_automatic_matchingto enable or disable Automatic Advanced Matching
automatic_matching_fieldsto configure what fields you would like to send
For any pixel in place, existing users can now opt-in to Automatic Advanced Matching by one of these methods:
You can read or update relevant Automatic Advanced Matching fields by sending a
POST request to the
curl -X GET \ -d "fields=enable_automatic_matching, automatic_matching_fields" \ -d "access_token=<ACCESS_TOKEN>" \ "https://graph.facebook.com/<API_VERSION>/<PIXEL_ID>/"
curl -X POST \ -F "enable_automatic_matching=true" \ -F "automatic_matching_fields=[ "em", "fn", "ln", "ph", "ge", "zp", "ct", "st"]"\ -F "access_token=<ACCESS_TOKEN>" \ "https://graph.facebook.com/<API_VERSION>/<PIXEL_ID>/"