This article will explain this requirement of Facebook, explain why it's also a legal requirement, and help you comply with both.
- Add information about your business: your website and/or app.
- Select the country:
- Answer the questions from our wizard relating to what type of information you collect from your users.
Social media platforms thrive on the sharing of personal information. Naturally, social media apps and websites tend to have lengthy Privacy Policies in order to be compliant with relevant privacy laws for the swathes of personal information that they handle.
Here's the requirement, straight out of Facebook's Platform Policy for Developers:
- Go to your Facebook Developer Dashboard.
- In the left navigation menu, click on Settings, then click on Basic in the submenu.
This is the case for all Facebook apps, even those that do not collect or process personal data.