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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Facebook® by Joe Kraynak, Mikal E. Belicove

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Responding to and Sending App Requests

As with most features on Facebook, apps are made to be shared. When a friend discovers an app she thinks is really cool (typically a game, a quiz, or a personality assessment), she shares it with her friends to encourage their participation. If a friend chooses to share an app with you, you receive an invitation that includes a brief description of the app.
In the following sections, you learn how to respond to an app request and send one of your own.

Responding to an App Request

When you receive an app request, the question for you is whether to authorize the app. You usually have two or three choices:
Accept: App invitations always contain a button you can click to accept the invitation and authorize ...

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