Facebook Combining $50 Ad Credits and 3 Simpler Ad Tools to Attract Small Businesses

Facebook will this week announce a new push to get small businesses using the site for marketing, according to USA Today. Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg told the newspaper that 200,000 small businesses will receive $50 advertising credits. These can be used with three recently launched tools that make it easier for businesses to reach local and relevant potential customers: zip code targeting, broad interest category targeting, and WildFire’s Storyteller app for Sponsored Stories ads.