How To Edit Facebook Tab Image and Name in 6 Easy Steps

For those that have upgraded their Facebook Fan page to the most recent Facebook format a new feature not well known is the ability to customize the name and image of your Facebook store app tab.  You can make your tab say Shop, Buy Now, Search, or anything you’d like (with any image you’d like). You also have the ability to move the tab so it appears right under your cover photo.

Justin’s Nut Butter does an excellent job with Facebook tab customization. Here’s a preview:

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IMPORTANT: If you haven’t already, you’ll have to upgrade your Fan Page to the new layout before the application below will work on your Fan Page. Many Pages will see a big banner at the top of their Page announcing the upgrade. It’s important to understand and fully utilize the features of the new layout.

Here are the 6 steps on how to edit & customize your Facebook Tab for your ShopTab page:

Step 1: 

Log into Facebook and then visit your Facebook Business Page

Step 2:

On your Facebook Fan Page click on Settings at the top of the page.

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Step 3:

Click on Apps in the option list.

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Step 4:

Click Edit Settings under the tab you want to customize.

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Step 5:

Select Change to upload your own image and type in custom tab text.

Note: Image size needs to be 110 x 74 pixels

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Step 6:

Facebook will show an image preview, and you can save your changes.

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Here’s an added tip. To move the Facebook tabs around under your cover photo (so people can see your Facebook shop without scrolling down your page), select More and then click Manage Tabs:

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Congratulations! You’ve successfully created a custom tab for you ShopTab Facebook shop.

Don’t forget to promote your store to your followers and like ShopTab’s Facebook page for daily tips and news on social commerce.

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