Facebook Instance Article

Facebook Instant Article is a new mobile format developed by Facebook, which can be served to visitors accessing your content from the Facebook mobile app. with instant articles load up to 10 times faster than a normal web page. It’s incredible boost in speed provides a better user experience for mobile users.

Most of popular media sites like BuzzFeed, TechCrunch, Mashable, and countless others already using it on their websites.

There are a few things that you need to prepare before starting setting up Facebook Instant Article on your WordPress site.

  • Facebook Page for your website. You can register new Facebook Page here.
  • At least 10 or more post article on your website.
  • Install Article for WP plugin.


Instant Article for WP Plugin

You can easily install and activate Instant Article for WP plugin from Plugin Dashboard by go to JNews Dashboard → Plugin


Instant Article Setting

Right after you’ve done with the plugin activation, next you will need to do some setup on the plugin dashboard. Please check the image below :

Next you’ll need to log in with your Facebook Developers App ID to connect your plugin to the Facebook Page you’ll use to publish your Instant Articles.

In case if you don’t have Facebook App you can follow instruction of plugin dashboard. If you already have Facebook App you will need to follow the sixth step about insert your site url. After that you can follow the rest of plugin instruction.

The last step that you need to do are configure advanced settings. To open setting section, please click Open Advanced Settings now url link. Please check the attached image below :

In there, you will get some options like Styles, Ads, Analytics, and Publishing Settings. In this case you will need to configure Publishing Settings part and enable Custom transformer rules option to make JNews works as expected with Facebook Instant Article. Then paste the following code below into input field.