|What it is ||Facebook Group is a virtual area where members connect, share, collaborate on a given topic or idea.
||Facebook Page however, is useful for entities, public figures, companies and organizations to broadcast information to their fans.
|Messaging ||Messages can be sent directly to the Inbox. Feature can be used for groups with 5000 members or less
||No direct messaging into inbox available.
|Search Engine Indexing ||This feature is available, although not as exhaustively usable.
||This feature is provided but can be used more extensively with pages than with groups.
|Targeted Posting ||Not available
||Can use the feature to let a certain demographic audience receive messages while disabling it for other members.
|Applications ||Cannot add applications
||Applications can be added to customize the pages.
|Membership ||Categorized into 1) Open 2) Closed and 3) Private / Secret
|Engagement Analysis ||Not available
||The administrator / creator can analyze behavior of the members by studying the data available.
|Widgets ||Not available
||‘Become a fan’ widget available to enhance user experience.
|Vanity URL ||Not available
||Feature is available.
|Visitors known as ||Members