4 Apps to Create a Custom Facebook Link for Your Storefront - dummies

4 Apps to Create a Custom Facebook Link for Your Storefront

By Andrea Vahl, John Haydon, Jan Zimmerman

You can use several applications to create a custom app box on your Facebook business Page that will link to your e-commerce website. The following aren’t considered to be shopping applications; they offer ways to create custom links for your Page that can be used for anything, including links to your e-commerce web pages.


ShortStack is priced from free to $300 per month depending on the number of fans your Page has. You can create custom apps for Facebook Pages, websites, and mobile. The platform contains 35 widgets and applications where users can integrate fan gates, photo contests, sweepstakes, RSS feeds, Twitter, YouTube, and MailChimp newsletter signups. You can even edit the CSS for your tabs and see previews of how it will look along the way.


TabSite is a Facebook and web promotion tool priced from free to $30 per month for use on one Facebook Page and domain. Larger companies and social media managers can choose agency plans. There’s a free version of TabSite, or you can try other plans free for 14 days. They also have mobile options. TabSite offers photo and Instagram contests, YouTube channels, and coupon deal offers.

Tabsite home page.


Heyo is a great interface that we’re very excited about. It led the way with drag-and-drop applications onto a canvas. You don’t have to know any kind of code to create a beautiful custom e-commerce storefront. The interface was built with noncoders in mind. Heyo comes in a free version as well as several paid versions.


BandPage is an option to consider if you have a band or are a musician. This app offers a fully customizable storefront link for your music. BandPage connects your SoundCloud e-commerce site to this link for easy purchasing.