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Gerry Aballa
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Automate Your Facebook Presence with this Python Bot

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Are you tired of manually posting updates to your Facebook Page every day? Do you want to streamline your social media management? If so, you're in luck! In this blog post, I'll introduce you to a Python script that allows you to automate your Facebook Page posts using the Facebook Graph API.


Before using the script, you need the following:

  1. Facebook Page and Developer Account: You should have a Facebook Page where you want to make posts, and a Facebook Developer Account to obtain the necessary credentials.

  2. Access Tokens: You need a Facebook Page Access Token, which you can get by creating a Facebook App and configuring permissions.

  3. Python Libraries: Make sure you have the required Python libraries installed. You can install them using pip:

   pip install -r requirements.txt
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In the file, replace the placeholders with your Facebook Page ID and Page Access Token.


PAGE_ID = 'your_page_id'
PAGE_ACCESS_TOKEN = 'your_access_token'
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  1. Set the message and link you want to post in the script:
   post_message = 'Hello Python 🐍. I bet you are awesome today!🚀🚀.\nI am a bot 🤖. Meet me on Github'
   post_data = {
       'message': post_message,
       'link': '',
       'access_token': keys.PAGE_ACCESS_TOKEN
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  1. Schedule the post time using the schedule.every() method. By default, it's set to post at 8:00 AM every day. You can adjust the time to your preference.

  2. Run the script:

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The script will run indefinitely, posting your message and link at the scheduled time each day.

Keep Your Access Tokens Secure

Remember to keep your Facebook Page Access Token and other sensitive information secure. Avoid sharing them in public repositories or exposing them to unauthorised users. Consider using secure methods like environment variables in production environments.

With this Python script, you can take the hassle out of Facebook Page management and focus on creating engaging content for your audience.

Automate your posts, stay connected, and watch your online presence thrive!

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