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Facebook Insights

Part of the Search engine optimization (SEO) glossary:

Facebook Insights is Facebook’s version of web page analysis, which allows a user to keep track of information such as page views, unique views, fan statistics, wall posts, video and audio plays, photo views, and so on. The addition of Insights has allowed page operators, application producers and domain administrators to better understand the user trends for their pages, which can aid content management. Information is gathered on a daily basis, allowing an administrator to view daily or monthly statistics. 

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This was last updated in November 2011
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