Why Starbucks.com has zero Facebook likes
Today Facebook pushed a change as part of their Like plugin migration that broke all sites whose "Like" button links to their Facebook page.
The documentation for the Like button specifically states that you can link to your own FB page,
Can I link the Like button to my Facebook page?
Yes. Simply specify the URL of your Facebook page in the
hrefparameter of the button.
And this is exactly what Starbucks is doing, but check out what's happened to them today on unlucky 13th of November:
I've done some investigative work on the issue over at StackOverflow, and it's most likely a Facebook bug.
Update - Facebook is aware of the issue
A friend who works at Facebook told me they're aware of the issue and working on a fix. Enjoy the
Update - This is now fixed!
What other sites were broken?
Some more sites that were broken:
Know any more broken sites? Leave a comment below, and link to a screenshot!
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