Live Video Marketing

How to automate your Facebook Live with Facebook Messenger Bots

Warning: Possible side effects may result from using Facebook Messenger Bots. They include but are not limited to increased direct messages to your Facebook Page, a huge rise in your email subscribers, and incessant smiling. I repeat: do NOT read this blog post unless you are prepared to grow your email list in a massive way, get a mountain of messages in your inbox, and feel like doing a happy dance with no music at all. And you better get ready for that business to grow because after implementing this easy-little tactic, you might have a lot more leads on your hands. Today I’m going to be sharing with you one simple trick that, when implemented, will exponentially increase the engagement that you receive on your Facebook Live broadcasts.

How To Increase Your Facebook Live Viewers

Sitting down in front of a camera and broadcasting yourself in front of a live audience can be, well… ABSOLUTELY TERRIFYING! What am I going to say?! What if I have food in my teeth?! What if everybody sees my giant sweat stains?! … There are so many things to worry about. What can be even more daunting–not to mention discouraging–is showing up on Facebook Live week after week and watching your viewer counts jump from… 0 to 1 back to 0 up to 1 back down to 0 and “way back up,” ending with a measly 3 (including your mom… and your cat) I mean, that can really play with your mind, right?

Is a Facebook Live show right for you, right now?

A lot of people hear about the amazing things Facebook Live shows can do for their business. Live broadcasts can boost engagement → which lead to greater reach in newsfeeds → which leads to more eyes on your Facebook Business Page → which oftentimes translates into more business for you. For all those reasons and more, Facebook Live can be an invaluable marketing tool for so many people. But guess what guys? Despite it’s amazing-ness, Facebook Live is NOT a fix-all marketing solution for everybody. Sorry–there’s no amount of Facebook Live fairy dust that’s going to bippity-boppity-boo your company into immediate success. I wish… 

3 Reasons You Need To Use Facebook Live Video FAST

Picture this. You have a great business. You’ve worked hard for years, pouring everything you have into making it successful. You’re doing all you can to get the word out there, but when it comes to ideas about promoting your awesomeness, you just feel… stuck. Sound familiar? So many people are right there with you. And so many of those same people are overlooking the answer to their problems.  HINT: which easy, free way of reaching thousands of potential customers do you already have access to? I’ll give you a minute… Facebook Live, people!

HOW TO COME UP WITH FACEBOOK LIVE TOPIC IDEAS

I recently asked my followers and my entrepreneur friends to take a survey about Facebook Live. On this survey, I asked them  “What challenges/fears do you have surrounding Facebook Live?” One of the main themes I saw on their responses was “content”. People feared that their content would be boring. That they would run out of content to talk about. Some even said they had no idea what topics to talk about. Can you relate?

HOW TO GET MORE VIEWS ON YOUR FACEBOOK LIVE VIDEO

What is the most important part of a Facebook Live video? Do you know? I’ll give you a moment to ponder it… I asked this question on Facebook last week and had some amazing answers. While all of the guesses people made were about really important Facebook Live elements, no one came up with the answer I was looking for.

9 THINGS YOU SHOULD DO BEFORE A FACEBOOK LIVE

If you’ve read my previous Facebook Live articles, then you would know I’ve gone on Facebook Live over 125 times. I wish I could say all 125 broadcasts were kick-ass, but not all of them were. Here are some of the “uh-oh” moments I’ve had on Facebook Live that left the perfectionist in me wincing.

10 CRINGE-WORTHY MISTAKES YOU’RE MAKING ON FACEBOOK LIVE

When I decided to rebrand my agency towards the end of last year, I decided I was going to use Facebook Live as one of my primary marketing tactics. Why? You might ask. Let’s dig in and find out. WHAT DO MY FACEBOOK LIVE RESULTS LOOK LIKE? 

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO USING INSTAGRAM LIVE FOR BUSINESS

  If you’ve been following me online, you’ve probably heard me say that Live video marketing is where…it’s…at! Live video is a more recent feature for social media platforms, and it is expected to have crazy success. This means awesome marketing opportunities for your business. Not only is Live video a huge trend for Facebook users, but Instagram recently released Live Video. Ready to see a-MAZ-ing Live video stats?! Here we go.

HOW TO USE FACEBOOK LIVE FOR MARKETING: A COMPLETE GUIDE

  If there’s one thing I know about the world of marketing it’s this – MARKETING DOESN’T SLOW DOWN. Ever. Since digital marketing is so fast paced, it’s super important for businesses to continually evolve with the latest trends. And, right now, all trends point to video marketing.