Facebook expands UK preferred app developers list

Facebook has widened the list of recommended developer apps and tools consultants to include nine ag

The social networking leader's preferred developer programme has expanded from 15 to 50 agencies across 15 countries.The programme aims to help individuals and organisations build apps and pages on Facebook.

Facebook developer network team member, Kristin Thayer, said over half of the new preferred developers "have international operations and have already built campaigns, community portals and other social applications in countries like Israel, Lithuania, and the Czech Republic."

The original list of two UK agencies included iPlatform, based in London. The new agencies include Gamaroff Digital, Nudge Social Media, Ralph, 77 Agency and Techlightenment.