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Finding Content for FB Live by J.Q. Rose
I've been playing around with live streaming videos on Facebook--FB Live. It's fun. I'm learning by doing.
Why use FB Live Video? Not only is it fun, but these videos on Facebook can be used as a marketing tool to get the attention of viewers/readers. FB Live videos can be used on your blog, Youtube, social media--anywhere you leave your "footprint on the web."
Research has shown video keeps visitors on your website longer and engages browsers more than just text or text and image.
The gurus say "relationship marketing" is the way to go to sell your products online such as your books, online courses, webinars, etc. FB Live allows viewers to meet you via video and affords them the opportunity to connect with you.
Use Content from your Blog Posts
Rather than spending valuable time writing a manuscript/notes for a FB Live video, I use content from my blog posts. I based the following video on a blog post about Writers Groups--Points to Ponder. Click here if you wish to read the entire blog post written in 2017.
VIDEO: Writers Groups--8 Tips for Having a Productive Meeting
Writers Groups--8 Tips for Having a Productive Meeting
If you think you can't do live streaming because you have no topics, then look no further than your own blog for ideas.
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