Chirpify, which already enables in-stream purchases via Twitter and Instagram, today announced it is expanding its platform to enable purchases with a comment in the news feed on Facebook. The bands Owl City and Neon Trees and indie label Victory Records are among the launch partners using Chirpify to sell music.
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After users create a Chirpfy account they can buy, donate or enter a giveaway on Facebook by commenting to a listing with "buy," "donate" or “gimme.” When they do, Chirpify will make a payment happen automatically, and send a secure download or receipt via email. All transactions and data are stored for a consumer in their Chirpify dashboard.
Sellers create a listing in a Chirpify dashboard and chose Facebook. Then the post will show up and work in both a consumer's and brand page's news feed.