Using Localhost for Facebook App Development

Facebook-app-makenAs a programmer you do develop every application on your machine first and then you test it on same machine and then you push it to remote test/production environment.

You are developing a Facebook app and your requirement is user must login to use the app. Now you are ready with local environment, you have created a new project in your powerful IDE, you have downloaded the SDK, you are done with creating a new app in FB developer, now you are trying to add app domains to get access to FB’s oAuth API. Hmm….. Something went wrong!… Facebook is not allowing you to use ‘localhost’ as app domain. Now what to do? Here is solution.








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