Quick Answer: Can You Sell Things On Your Personal Facebook Page?

What are the benefits of having a Facebook business page?

Benefits of Facebook for businessFacebook is a low-cost marketing strategy.

Share basic information about your business.

Share pictures and videos from your business.

Talk to existing and potential customers.

Provide customer support.

Raise brand awareness and promote positive word-of-mouth.

Facebook can steer traffic to your website.

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Can I hide my personal Facebook page and keep my business page?

Facebook has not yet made it possible to deactivate your personal account and still keep your Business Page active. Whilst you can add different email accounts to become “Administration Roles”, the primary account is connected to the very existence of the business page.

Can I separate my business page from my personal account on Facebook?

Can I Have a Business Page Without a Personal Profile? No, Facebook does not allow you to create a business page without it being linked to a personal profile. Any business page needs an admin, who is a person who manages the page.

Is a Facebook page the same as an account?

Put simply, a Profile is for people and a Page is for companies. With a Profile, users must request to be your friend (and then you have to accept them) before they receive content from you in their news feeds. Profiles come with features like Chat and gaming capabilities that are not available to Pages.

Can I sell my products on Facebook?

It may sound like Facebook Marketplace has something to do with online buying and selling, but, in fact, it’s far from being a true eCommerce platform. You cannot actually buy and sell items on the Facebook Marketplace.

Should you use your personal Facebook for business?

Do not use your current personal Facebook profile or create a new personal profile for business purposes. It violates Facebook’s policies to use a profile for commercial or promotional purposes, and doing so will not only annoy your friends, it could result in Facebook deleting your account.

What is the difference between a personal Facebook page and a business page?

You can also use your personal account to directly message friends or comment on the activity they share on their personal page. On the other hand, your Facebook Business Page is all about your brand and the services you offer as a professional in your field.

How can I delete my personal Facebook but keep my business page?

You can’t. As I understand it – which is always fuzzy, given the way Facebook keeps changing things – every page must be linked to a personal profile. However, the link isn’t visible to other users, unless you add it yourself.

Can I use my personal Facebook page to promote my business?

While you can use a personal profile to promote your business in creative ways, Facebook expressly states that personal profiles are not to be used solely for business purposes.

How much does it cost to sell on Facebook?

Facebook selling’s major, erm, selling point is its sheer convenience. Facebook is free to join and there are no fees for selling either, so it’s very low-risk – and because so many of us use the social network anyway for keeping up with friends and family, it’s easy to get to grips with.

How do I share my business page on my personal Facebook page?

Write something [chuckles] and then hit share, and then it’ll be on your personal page. Why do you want to do this? Because you want to make sure that you’re posting anything that you post on your business page that you’re sharing to your personal, so your personal sphere can see the message as well. That’s it.

Do I need to pay tax if I sell on Facebook?

Individual merchants are already expected to collect taxes through Facebook’s Marketplace, and will not be affected by the change. The Canada Revenue Agency has said internet vendors with no significant physical presence in Canada are generally not required to collect sales tax.

How do I receive money through Facebook?

To receive money:Open the conversation containing the money.Click Add Debit Card in the conversation and add your debit card to receive money.If you already have a debit card or Paypal account linked, or have received money through messages before, the money is transferred right away to the card or account on file.

How do I hide my personal Facebook page from my business page?

Go to Account -> Privacy Settings -> Sharing on Facebook -> Customize Settings-> Contact Information, set the visibility to ‘Friends’ or ‘Me Only’. Note: If you have set a vanity URL for your username, it will appear in Contact Information and there is no setting to hide it.