Facebook is in the process of rolling out "Buy Tickets" buttons, a feature that hints at the social network's intention to enter the online ticketing business.
The buy option, first spotted by All Facebook, is being introduced as a new feature for all Facebook Event Page owners who want to better promote ticket purchases. The buttons allow visitors to click through to a third-party Web site to purchase tickets.
Facebook confirmed the rollout to CNET. The Buy Tickets button merely replaces the previous option, a bit.ly link, that sent people offsite to the event creator's … Read more