The daily Narrative

Hike Ends Its Service

We are sorry to inform you that Hike Social Apps will discontinue its services. Due to Facebook’s latest changes to its platform, our service will become obsolete on November 5, 2014. Like-Gating will no longer be an option, thus completely disabling our core and beloved premium feature. read more

Introducing dropify: Promoting files in a whole new way on Facebook

January 16, 2013
by Alex

Over the past two years our team has been focused on making the Facebook experience better with our Hike Social Apps. We have helped over 100,000 Pages with the simple strategy: provide great content to users. Today, we are excited to announce that we are expanding our focus with Facebook … read more

Hike Joins HackFwd

May 9, 2012
by Alex

It was in early February when Chris, Mike and I sat down and decided to spontaneously apply for “Pitch In Berlin” at HackFwd. Hike had just cracked into the TOP 30 on the Facebook Developer Charts, app sales were growing constantly, and we were about to count our 100,000th fan on Facebook. After 7 months of die-hard bootstrapping, we felt that it was about time for Hike to leave the underground and present our “project” to people who know a thing or two about the startup scene. read more

New Facebook Fan Page Timeline GUI PSD

March 7, 2012
by Alex

The Facebook Fan Page GUI by Hike provides all Page admins and graphic designers who care about well designed Facebook Pages with a perfect template to get started with. At the same time, the contained Wireframe mode offers the best and most convenient solution to present a Facebook Page mockup or custom tab design. read more

Timeline For Pages and Its Impact on Custom Tabs

Timeline for Pages is now available. What does it mean for custom Page tabs? Is Fan-Gating no longer an option? Hike clears the Timeline dust. read more