AllFacebook.com reported last night - and Trendline Interactive has confirmed - that Facebook has added a tool called "Contact Importer for Pages" that gives the ability for Facebook page admins to upload a file in "Outlook, Constant Contact, .CSV, etc.." format to send invitations to their "Fans" (isn't that a Facebook term?) to "Like" them on Facebook.
What that really means, is that any Facebook Pages admin can upload any list of email addresses, 5000 at a time, and Facebook will do 1 of 2 things:
If Facebook has the email address attached to a profile, they user will receive suggestions for the Facebook Page on Facebook.com
If Facebook doesn't have the address in it's 500+ million user database, Facebook will send...you guessed it...an email invitation.
Watch it unfold as we tested it:
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