Instant Articles News
May 30 at 9:00 AMby Diego Moreno Quinteiro

In order to help publishers convert their articles more easily to Instant Articles, we are beginning to test the Instant Articles Builder. This new tool is an open source desktop app that enables publishers to generate Instant Articles from their existing mobile site without the need to write any code. This will make it easier for publishers...

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February 23 at 12:00 AMby Sameera Salari

Last year we introduced call-to-action units CTAs, prompting readers to like a publisher’s page or sign up for an email newsletter from within an Instant Article.

Today, we're launching a new placement and design for the email sign-up CTA — a full screen design that appears between horizontal swipes in the carousel of more articles from the same...

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September 5, 2017 at 8:51 AMby Diego Moreno Quinteiro

We’re always looking for ways to make it easier for publishers to share their content on Facebook. One way we do this is by offering the free WordPress plugin for Instant Articles, which simplifies the process of generating and publishing Instant Articles from WordPress.

Today we're updating the WordPress plugin for VIP for enterprise...

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August 3, 2017 at 9:00 AMby Sameera Salari

Today we are rolling out a new call-to-action unit (CTA) for all publishers on Instant Articles, based on feedback from publishers that they want to drive adoption for their mobile apps. The new unit is an app install CTA, which gives publishers the ability to promote their mobile app to people reading their articles. Like other CTAs, the app...

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July 19, 2017 at 12:01 PMby Gayan Edirisinghe

Today we announced a new tool for publishers to measure Instant Articles' impact on referral traffic from Facebook. The tool will be available to publishers who have published enough Instant Articles and mobile web versions to measure the difference.

To help publishers better understand how this data impacts their business, we want to share our...

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July 18, 2017 at 12:38 PMby Natasha von Kaeppler

We're excited to introduce the new bug reporting tool for Instant Articles, an improved system for getting your development issues solved as you build out articles.

The new bug reporting tool is a curated, self-service solution that is an extension of Facebook's existing support tool. When you find a bug while developing your Instant Articles, use...

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July 18, 2017 at 12:34 PMby Gayan Edirisinghe

Discovering multiple stories from a publisher should be as fast and frictionless as Instant Articles themselves. That's why we've been talking to publishers and looking for ways Instant Articles can better enable discovery to serve as a gateway to more content experiences.

We're excited to roll out horizontal scrolling in Instant Articles and to...

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July 18, 2017 at 12:32 PMby Derek Bradley

When we first launched Instant Articles, we gave publishers a handful of ways to control the look and feel of their brands on the platform. Now with thousands of partners publishing Instant Articles, we're excited to see more approaches to design and layout emerging.

Today we're updating our article styling tools to give publishers more power over...

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