1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

Could you target one specific person with an ad?

Discussion in 'FaceBook' started by kontentguy, Apr 23, 2017.

  1. kontentguy

    kontentguy Regular Member UnGagged Attendee

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2014
    Messages:
    433
    Likes Received:
    142
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    White hat agency
    I was thinking - if you can look at a facebook user's profile and see all of the things they have clicked like on, can't you target them and only them through facebook ads by only targeting people who have clicked like on all of the same things? (Assuming they are the only person on all of facebook who has clicked like on 20 or so different pages)
     
  2. Holzr

    Holzr Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2016
    Messages:
    628
    Likes Received:
    319
    Gender:
    Male
    Location:
    UK
  3. kontentguy

    kontentguy Regular Member UnGagged Attendee

    Joined:
    Jun 10, 2014
    Messages:
    433
    Likes Received:
    142
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    White hat agency
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  4. ancientaliens

    ancientaliens Regular Member

    Joined:
    Jul 13, 2015
    Messages:
    371
    Likes Received:
    175
    Occupation:
    Extraterrestrial
    Location:
    Scorpius Constellation
    A few years back, you could do it on Facebook by scraping the user id and uploading into a custom audience, then target the person with paid ads.. But now scraping UIDs is against Facebook's TOS, although I know someone who still uploads scraped IDs into Facebook ads.. I'm not risking it.. you can still do it with Facebook, but I guess the way which is still within the TOS is to make them watch a video or be pixeled on your website, then narrow the targeting to their age, language etc or even find out where they are and use location targeting

    But you can most likely still do it with Twitter & Google remarketing
     
  5. Setox

    Setox Power Member

    Joined:
    Apr 30, 2015
    Messages:
    581
    Likes Received:
    243
    Occupation:
    CPA Hunting
    Location:
    MALTA MAYBE ..
    I guess Facebook don't approve ads that target a very lower audiences ?!! Correct me if i'm wrong .
     
  6. darulez

    darulez Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 12, 2013
    Messages:
    3,066
    Likes Received:
    1,067
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Doing Internet Warfare
    Location:
    Bad Neighborhood
    agree.
    I even sold those IDs with some scraping software.
    legal, funny and profitable.
     
  7. virtualpurity

    virtualpurity Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Nov 12, 2012
    Messages:
    852
    Likes Received:
    495
    Occupation:
    SEO, Hosting
    Location:
    /root
    Home Page:
    • Thanks Thanks x 1
  8. Artic Lab M

    Artic Lab M Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

    Joined:
    Mar 8, 2017
    Messages:
    110
    Likes Received:
    7
    Gender:
    Male