Trying to get access to your Facebook page is next to impossible. So before you get too busy in the hundreds of things you have to balance, make sure your business Facebook page has more than one admin. We highly recommend that you are one of them even if you don’t do anything on Facebook.
Think about the first thing you do on your phone while you are waiting for something, like an ad to finish, in the checkout line at the mall, or waiting for your gas to fill up. You probably open up Instagram and start scrolling. That’s the majority of people do! So why not get their attention using Instagram Live. It’s easy and fun to use. We’ll show you how in this video.
So much hard work goes into putting on an event. You want to see it be successful with a great turn out. Facebook Events is a great way to put your event out there for people to discover. It can be the one-stop shop for all details for your event, including buying tickets! The best part is you're event is discovered based on location. So people who don't know about you or are fans of your page will be able to see an event that our putting on based on where they are looking geographically.
Give us a call or email us if you have any further questions. Good luck with your next event!
Facebook live is a great way to connect and engage with your audience.
What you need to get started:
- Wifi or data connection
- A smart phone or desktop
- Something your audience wants to know
Step 1 - Create a post, scroll over to Live
Step 2 - Add description and add a location to make your broadcast discover able.
Step 3 - Record your video
Step 4 - Share your video. If you share your video people who didn't get a chance to watch it live will be able to watch it from your feed and share it with their friends.
Some ideas for your Live post
- Discuss something current related to your business
- Host a Q&A
- Interview someone
- A live performance
- Behind the scenes
- Show a demo
- Sharing experiences
The maximum length is 4 hours and Facebook recommends 10 minutes if possible.
If you want to know how well your broadcast performed go to your page insights and there are many metrics which can tell you. Give us a call or send us an email if you need help breaking down your metrics and what the mean.
Sometimes things get too busy and we don't get a chance to respond to Facebook messages quickly. There is a solution. Improve your message response rate with this simple step.
Instagram highlights is a great way for 1st time viewers to see what your business is all about. Have some fun making your cover photos and creating your highlight categories that best describe your business.
Putting on an event takes a lot of hard work and at the end of the day the goal is to bring people togehter to enjoy it. Today people search for events using hashtags. It's imperitive that you create a hashtag for your event to make sure you are getting the reach and spreading awareness across social channels. It's also a great way for people to feel like a part of the event.
Just getting started in Instagram for your business? Or do you feel like you don't have enough video content? Why not just use popular videos from your Facebook page? It's easy to do and quick to find.
Let us know what your questions are in the comments below and we'll be happy to answer them!
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