Community Newsletter: Q&A forum: Would Facebook allow giftcard giving in which likes add $?

by: joseocampo1 April 25, 2012 9:00 PM PDT

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Would Facebook allow giftcard giving in which likes add $?

by joseocampo1 - 4/25/12 9:00 PM

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I am thinking of starting a business in which you can post giftcards worth $0 to a friends wall when its their birhtday and then other friends that go into his profile to say HBday can like the gift card to add money to it. Every like is a peso (doing this in mexico) added to the gift card so the amount redeemable for the bday guy depends on how many likes the gift card gets. Its like group gifting except you dont pitch in any money, just facebook likes. This gives the company promotion and prescence in facebook. I dont know if this would be allowed by facebooks policies since they generally dont allow monetary rewards for social actions, except this is not a direct reward to the person carrying out the action (like). What do you guys think?

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