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Appendix B. Facebook App Publicity

In chapter 7 mentioned that when the WcBot all testing pass, you can make your Facebook App public. This appendix is the supplementary information for submitting your Facebook App for review. You can follow below sections for submission.

Facebook Developers Portal

The submission procedures are doing in Facebook Developers Portal with your Facebook account.

Login To The Portal

Login to Facebook Developers Portal and select the App you created in chapter 3, as below:
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Author the Privacy Policy

Facebook requires us to declare the App privacy policy before public. You can create a WordPress post to declare the privacy policy. There has lot of online info to help you how to author the privacy policy. You can search 'privacy policy online generator' to select which one suit your needs.

When you save the privacy policy post in WordPress, you'll get the URL for that post. Copy & paste the URL to Facebook App setting screen as below:
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Make the App public

In your Facebook App screen, select 'App Review' and click 'Make the App public' checkbox, as below:
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Hereafter you click the 'Confirm' button, your Facebook App is public. But it is not meant that Messenger can answer all messages. It still requires Facebook reviewer to approve it for messaging.

Approval Procedures

WcBot is a chatbot to response your customer messages in Messenger. Facebook requires us to provide information regarding WcBot before approve that. Below is the steps to provide the information.

1. Submit for Messenger

Click to select Messenger product:
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2. Setup current submission


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3. Provide review information


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4. Submit for review


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5. Assign an App icon

It warns you that no App icon if you haven't assgined. Follow the warning guide to add the icon. Icon format is 1024x1024 PNG format:
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6. Wait for review

After 3-5 days, you'll see the reviewer result. Normally it should be apprvoed without problem just like this:
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WcBot handles all your customer messages from now on.


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