New SocialConnect™ Add-on Delivers Facebook® Integration

. June 27, 2009 . 0 Comments Inc., a leading global provider of online member communities and membership management software, today announced the launch of a new add-on, called SocialConnect™, that provides Facebook® integration.

The SocialConnect add-on to communities leverages Facebook Connect technology and enables members of customer communities to sign in to their organizations’ private communities using their Facebook credentials (username/password). Once signed in, members have the option to post updates automatically to their personal Facebook walls when they conduct many actions within their organizations’ private communities.

Actions that publish from a community to Facebook include: blog postings, photo uploads, events, fundraising activities, member profile updates, media uploads, résumé updates, forum posts and more. As member activity is automatically posted to Facebook, these updates also are included on the Facebook homepage feeds of their connected friends.

“SocialConnect helps extend our customers across the social grid. The more information that they share across open social networking sites, the greater their exposure and visibility,” said William H. Stover Jr., CEO and president of “With the purchase of the SocialConnect add-on, our customers can increase member registrations, member interaction, event registrations, transactions and overall brand recognition for their organizations.”

While a member’s Facebook wall may feature links to content on his/her organization’s private community, access to private content is controlled by’s security settings. To access private content, an individual must be an approved member of a community.


Founded in 1998, Inc. develops online member communities and web-based membership software for associations, non-profits, government organizations, corporations, congregations, secondary schools, universities, foundations, fraternal organizations and private social networking sites. Serving hundreds of customers around the world, creates truly dynamic, secure and connected member communities with all product features, design, hosting, future product upgrades and customer service included for one low fee. Please visit for more information.

SocialConnect is a trademark of Inc. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook Inc.


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