Status Updates on Popular Facebook Page Now For Sale on eBay

beinginbedHow much is a Facebook stream impression worth? While we still hear Page transactions are occurring in the sub-$0.01/fan range, one popular generic Page owner is auctioning off the right to post a status update to his 300,000 Facebook fans on eBay.

The owner of the generic Facebook page I ♥ Being In Bed has put the right to “send out a message to ALL fans of my page of 265,000+ growing 20k+ new fans everyday your link or message once per week for 4 weeks.” The link and text can include a photo or video as well. Right now, the auction has no bids.

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While we expect Facebook to eventually establish rules against this kind of thing in the long run, it goes to show that entrepreneurs are still actively experimenting with Facebook Page arbitrage.

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11 Responses to “Status Updates on Popular Facebook Page Now For Sale on eBay”

  1. Sankar says:

    It’s interesting. It seems that the guy want to earn money in all possible ways what he has. Any ways, Say Best of Luck to him for his new venture.

    Thanks
    Sankar

  2. David Stillwell says:

    Not any more:

    “This listing (220430923368) has been removed or is no longer available. Please make sure you entered the right item number.
    If the listing was removed by eBay, consider it canceled. Note: Listings that have ended more than 90 days ago will no longer appear on eBay.”

  3. Justin Smith says:

    You’re right, David – looks like the auction has been removed.

  4. Paula Johnston says:

    Re listed at http://cgi.ebay.ca/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&ssPageName=STRK:MESELX:IT&item=220431582491

  5. Carson Mehl says:

    You can also advertise on that facebook page at Status Plug. http://statusplug.com

  6. jardenberg kommenterar - 2009-06-10 — jardenberg unedited says:

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  7. Aggiornamento di stato su pagina Facebook in vendita su eBay, ma la festa dura poco - Commenta la tecnologia, la telefonia, i software says:

    [...] Via | Insidefacebook.com [...]

  8. Facebook Status Updates For Sale | The Blog Herald says:

    [...] yet. Buy a status update on eBay, and get noticed. Or at least you could, the auction is removed. Inside Facebook broke the story, and has screenshots if you’re curious. It is basically the same as buying tweets, so expect [...]

  9. Aggiornamento di stato su pagina Facebook in vendita su eBay, ma la festa dura poco | RaccoltaBlog says:

    [...] Via | Insidefacebook.com [...]

  10. Facebook Status Updates For Sale | BLOGCHINA says:

    [...] yet. Buy a status update on eBay, and get noticed. Or at least you could, the auction is removed. Inside Facebook broke the story, and has screenshots if you’re curious. It is basically the same as buying tweets, so expect [...]

  11. Facebook Revokes Stream Publishing Privileges from Large Generic Page Owners says:

    [...] news should stifle the budding marketplace for generic Pages with lots of fans. Two weeks ago, OraBrush bought the Kisses page and its 1.1 [...]

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