The Marketing API Accelerator is your path to serious API skills and support. Program benefits range from an exclusive community, virtual worldwide events, mentorship from Facebook, 1-on-1 engineering guidance, exposure and up to $3,000 in ad credits. Relevant for software developers who work for an advertiser or a Marketing Solution Developer.
Announcing Marketing API Accelerator Virtual Hack Winners
The Virtual Hack Competition, part of the Marketing API Accelerator
Learn track, encourages developers to build advertising tools that help
solve client needs. Facebook teams were available to educate developers
at scale on various products and verticals and judged participant's
resulting projects. Today we're pleased to announce the outstanding work
of the winning companies:
Alvin5 is based in San Francisco and their app enables merchants to
create their own local offers and reach customers directly with
automated video ads on their Facebook and Instagram pages. With
Alvin5 Social Commerce Network, banks can reach their cardholders
with personalized merchant offers using advanced targeting on the
Adszio Technologies creates travel-time based geographic “polygons”
and then uses Local Awareness to allow businesses to advertise in
locations where delivery time is a factor. They close the loop
between business logic and programmatic advertising.
Iglonet is based in the Czech Republic and mostly works with
mid-sized E-Commerce companies from Eastern and Central Europe.
They help advertisers check that all of their ads are optimized to
spend much more efficiently. For example, you can define the errors
you want to check, auto-pause ads or receive notifications on the
ones that have issues, and upon the problem being resolved,
reactivate the ad.
Kuaizi is based in China and their platform helps brands better
manage, deploy, and optimize their creative across markets. With
their one-stop cloud creative management platform, all it takes is
a few simple clicks to complete a creative upload, review, and
Congratulations to this year’s participants, and thank you to all
developers that participated. We look forward to seeing more great work
from all of you!
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The Program helps developers working on Facebook's Marketing APIs (ads, business manager, audience management and insights) build and grow their business on Facebook. Through education, Facebook mentorship and market exposure, this program helps you connect directly with the Facebook team as well as an exclusive community of global developers.
Any software developer working with any of the Marketing APIs including the ads management, business manager, audience management and insights APIs.
Facebook Marketing Partners already have access to many of these resources, such as technical assistance and guidance from Facebook team members. Therefore, Marketing Partners are not eligible for the Accelerator program. If you work for a Facebook Marketing Partner, you are highly encouraged to reach out via your Marketing Partner representative or the support portal.
FbStart is a program meant for mobile, native app developers or startups, designed to help them build and grow their apps. This Program is meant to help advertising/marketing developers (mobile or desktop) learn how to best use Facebook's Marketing APIs.
Our program objective is to help new developers learn about Facebook's Marketing API and eventually give them capabilities to build + grow their businesses on Facebook. The benefits provided revolve around education and mentorship, which Marketing Partners receive to date. If Partners would like access to a specific resource, they are highly encouraged to reach out with this request via their Marketing Partner representative or the support portal.