Facebook Adds Campaign Planner Feature to Business Manager

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook’s Business Manager introduced a new Campaign Planner feature. As the name suggests, Campaign Planner enables brands to plan their Facebook ad campaigns and arrive at predictions for reach and frequency, which can be shared with clients and co-workers via links or email.

10 Recent Changes Impacting Facebook Advertisers

Jon Loomer

Facebook has made a flurry of updates during the past month or so. Updates to Facebook Live. Facebook Responds to Ad Blockers. This certainly cuts into Facebook’s revenues, but it also impacts the advertisers who leverage its audience to drive their business.

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Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

You have created the perfect marketing campaign. You know Facebook advertising is the perfect platform to help get the word out and reach your target audiences. So, you login to the Facebook ad manager or Facebook power editor and spend the next hour setting up your campaign.

7 Keys to Facebook Advertising Success

Jon Loomer

I host a near-monthly free webinar called the Keys to Success, where I break down the details of when Facebook advertising does and does not work. But I wanted to summarize the primary factors that lead to success (and failure) of facebook ads.

How Facebook Live Will Impact the Near Future of Video Advertising

SocialTimes Facebook

What does Facebook Live mean for the future of video advertising? It means YouTube and Hulu will be eating Facebook’s leftovers. In a very short period of time, video buyers are considering Facebook as the most important video–not just social–advertising platform.

How to Create an Evergreen Facebook Ad Campaign

Jon Loomer

As I speak with Facebook marketers on a daily basis, a common theme arises: They are able to create campaigns that work for a while, but then they suddenly die. Let’s consider targeting an audience like your Facebook fans as an example… This audience is somewhat dynamic.

Facebook Plans Major Campaign to Promote Facebook Live (Report)

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook is planning a major campaign backing its Facebook Live livestreaming feature, including television spots and billboards, Deepa Seetharaman of The Wall Street Journal reported. According to Seetharaman, the social network’s in-house ad studio, The Factory , created the campaign with the aim of encouraging more “regular” Facebook users to try out Facebook Live, which has exploded in popularity with media companies, publishers, celebrities and public figures.

The Power of Facebook Advertising [Infographic]

Mindjumpers

Last week Marlene wrote a blog post about ad opportunities on different social networks, where you can read more about Sponsored Stories and Promoted Posts on Facebook. Now the Facebook marketing team has published an interesting infographic about the power of advertising on the platform.

How to Create an Unforgettable Integrated Campaign

Convince & Convert

Never one to shy away from a timely occasion, Oreo launched an integrated #oreoeclipse campaign targeted at consumers in the UK across print, out-of-home, and digital. Quite possibly the most clever extension of this campaign lived in print.

The Complete, Always-Updated Guide to Facebook Advertising

Buffer Social

Social media has been found to be the most effective digital advertising channel for getting more impressions, clicks, and conversions. Facebook in particular stands out — in some cases, 7x cheaper than the next most affordable social media ads channel (Twitter). Facebook pages.

Monday Roundup: Optimizing Your Campaigns

Waxing UnLyrical

Campaigns and events take a lot of planning and effort. Here are some ideas on how to optimize your campaigns… and on a day that comes only once every four years, no less! 4 Components Of The Best Social Media Campaigns. Around the Web extend your campaigns

How Much Does Facebook Advertising Cost? The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Pricing

Buffer Social

We previously shared what $5 per day will buy you on Facebook Ads , but how much does Facebook advertising really cost? If you have a budget of $5 per day, Facebook Ads will never cost you more than $5 a day. How does Facebook decide whether to show your ads?

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How to Create a Basic Evergreen Facebook Ad Campaign

Jon Loomer

One of the primary struggles Facebook advertisers face is ad fatigue. They’ll run a campaign that works great for a while, but then it suddenly stops working. The evergreen Facebook ad campaign is a technique that can help. Campaign Goal (usually a purchase).

4 Facebook Ad Campaign Rookie Errors to Avoid

Simply Measured

So you’re an online merchant, and you’ve set up some Facebook ads, but you’re not seeing an increase in conversions or sales. It’s (deceptively) easy to set up some Facebook ads, but it can be tricky to perfect them from a brand and ROI perspective.

Don’t Tell Anyone These 9 Facebook Advertising Timesaving Tips

agora pulse

Do you find Facebook advertising time consuming? Would you like to find ways how to set up your campaigns more quickly and effectively? After spending hundreds of hours on setting up and managing Facebook ads, I noticed a handful of ways that save me a lot of time.

Four Seasons #IgniteTheSpark Campaign Brings Romance To Social Media

The Realtime Report

Why create a campaign focused on the theme of romance? With “The Spark” microsite as the campaign base, the brand also created a Facebook application – “Countdown to Romance” – that allows users to book vacations directly through the tab.

Facebook Customizable Push Campaigns for Apps Are Out of Beta

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced earlier this week that the customizable push campaigns for applications that it introduced at F8 earlier this year are out of closed beta. Push Notifications in Facebook Analytics for Apps. Posted by Facebook for Developers on Saturday, April 9, 2016.

[Case Study] Why Nonprofits Should Save Some Marketing Budget for Facebook Advertising

SocialFish

—————– In its simplest description, Facebook advertising is essentially placing ads within the Facebook interface with a goal of increasing visibility for your target audience. Why Facebook Advertising is Beneficial for Nonprofits.

4 Examples of an Evergreen Facebook Campaign Trigger

Jon Loomer

A little more than three weeks ago, I published a blog post about how to create an evergreen Facebook ad campaign. Quick backtrack: One of the primary challenges facing Facebook advertisers is creating a campaign that keeps on working.

3 Reasons Why It’s Worth Paying For Social Media Advertising

The Realtime Report

3 Reasons Why It’s Worth Paying For Social Media Advertising. The majority of social media platforms offer their own advertising services, but it seems there are many businesses that do not believe it can benefit their business.

Facebook Live Multiplatform Ad Campaign Launches Sunday

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook announced a multiplatform ad campaign Friday aimed at promoting awareness of and driving usage of its Facebook Live livestreaming feature. News of the campaign broke late last month in a report by Deepa Seetharaman of The Wall Street Journal.

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How to Know You’re Getting the Best CPC for Your Facebook Campaign

SocialTimes Facebook

One of the primary challenges content marketers face is making sure that they’re getting the best cost per click that they can for their Facebook campaigns. You wouldn’t want to spend your entire campaign budget at a CPC of $0.50 We all want more for less.

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Facebook Ad Campaign Process: Build Audience, Leads and Conversions

Jon Loomer

Every Thursday, I host three one-on-one sessions , and the discussion almost always inevitably focuses on one thing: A Facebook ad campaign process that actually works. Your campaign will ultimately run out of gas. Once again, far too many advertisers start and finish here.

Facebook Advertising Case Study: Clorox Green Works

Pamorama

For several months, Clorox had been advertising their Green Works brand of environmentally-friendly products on Facebook without any noticeable boost in revenue or awareness. The company began a new Facebook campaign in 2010 with the goal or raising community awareness.

5 Clever Goal-Focused Facebook Campaign Ideas

Simply Measured

Here are five goal-focused campaign ideas for Facebook in particular. Consider starting an online Facebook challenge. Ask your Facebook fans to promote the challenge, by recording themselves doing it, and then sharing it online. Leverage Facebook Live.

9 Things to Note Before Launching a Facebook Coupon Offers Campaign

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Offers campaigns are a great way of promoting your products and/or services. It has been proven that social media campaigns are 60 percent more effective than traditional advertising campaigns. One of the best ways of running promotions on social media is the use of coupon campaigns on the largest social media site, Facebook. Running coupon campaigns on Facebook can be very effective for most industries and has proven to yield results.

Math Is Hard. Or How To Make Your Advertising Count

Twist Image

At what point will advertisers hold the publishers really accountable? That advertising would be highly targeted and relevant. The net effect of this would be that online advertising would not only be better than other media formats, but that it would be worth more to advertisers, because consumers would appreciate it more. That advertising would be super-accountable and measurable. That advertising would be more interesting. Don't worry, advertisers.

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Monday Roundup: Campaigns

Waxing UnLyrical

Successful campaigns come in all shapes and sizes. From building trust, to damage control, to sales, a well-executed campaign can win you more supporters, clients and bragging rights! This week’s roundup features seven posts from around the web that focus on campaigns.

7 Ways to Stop Creative Fatigue From Killing Your Facebook Advertising Budget

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook penalizes advertisers for overserving the same ad to the same user by charging a higher price. To keep costs down and click-through rates up, you have to keep creative fresh, but that takes time, manpower and processes–resources many advertisers don’t have enough of. These seven tips will help you stay in Facebook’s good graces and get the best results from your campaigns. If you advertise year-round, you’ll probably need at least 120 versions.

Newest Installment in Facebook Live Ad Campaign Focuses on Sports

SocialTimes Facebook

The multiplatform advertising campaign backing Facebook Live added a new television spot Monday focused on sports. ET in the first high school football game exclusively on Facebook Live #BRVarsityLive.

Facebook Campaign Goals: What You Need to Know

Jon Loomer

You might have noticed an update while creating your ads recently: Facebook Campaign Goals. Let’s take a closer look at what Facebook Campaign Goals are and how you might use them… The Purpose of Facebook Campaign Goals. Campaign Goals: Traffic.

How to Get Your Facebook Ad Approved: Facebook Advertising Policies 101

Pam Moore

You have created the perfect marketing campaign. You know Facebook advertising is the perfect platform to help get the word out and reach your target audiences. So, you login to the Facebook ad manager or Facebook power editor and spend the next hour setting up your campaign.

The 11 Best Social Media Campaign Builders and Ad Monitoring Tools

Webbiquity SMM

Social media campaigns, on the other hand, are short (and defined) term bursts of activity and advertising relating to a specific promotion, event, contest, report, or other call to action. Social Media Campaign Builders. Manage all of your campaigns in a single place.

Social Advertising: Focus on Power, Not Parity

SocialTimes Facebook

Since Facebook was founded more than 12 years ago, there have been several inflection points that changed social networking and social marketing forever. I remember the first—the launch of Facebook Platform May 24, 2007–like it was yesterday. Giving application-programming-interface access to application developers helped accelerate Facebook’s growth from 20 million users to more than 1 billion daily users less than 10 years later.

How You Can Use Promotional Products to Boost Your Social Media Campaign

SocialFish

It’s no mystery why more and more businesses are turning to social media to help bolster their marketing campaigns. Here are some ways promotional products can enhance your social media campaign. Are you ready to get started with your new and improved social media campaign?

The $1,000 Facebook Guide: How I Advertise to People You Can’t…Yet

Viper Chill

Today I’m going to show you how I’m (probably) the only advertiser that can reach all of Moz.com’s users via Facebook. If you’re looking to promote any type of website on Facebook these days, this guide will show you information I haven’t seen elsewhere.

What We Can Learn from Walmart’s Bazillion Dollar Facebook Campaign

Navolutions

Every once in a while, someone tells you that your business needs to be on Facebook. Like Walmart on Facebook? Not too long ago, Mashable did an awesome post on how much Facebook fans are worth to some of the biggest companies in the U.S.

2014 World Cup: Social Media Campaign Round-Up

The Realtime Report

The 2014 World Cup was host to countless ad campaigns, and record breaking social media statistics. million conversations across Twitter, Facebook, blogs and Tumblr. The #AskZlatan interactive campaign earned over 10.5 What was your favorite World Cup social media campaign?

How to advertise and optimise posts on Facebook

Mindjumpers

Last week Facebook stated that they once again intend to reduce organic reach by making changes to the news feed algorithm. This development, together with the recent statement from Facebook, underlines the importance for content amplification and increases the demand as marketers seek to compensate for the drop in organic reach. Is your company considering content amplification on Facebook? When it comes to budget and pricing, Facebook offers more options.

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Oreo’s #DailyTwist Campaign Serves Up Realtime Creative

The Realtime Report

Kraft Foods – which makes Oreos – collaborated with a team of agencies to create the ‘Daily Twist’ campaign, featuring a catchy new Oreo ad on Facebook for 100 days in a row. So far, the campaign has yielded impressive results.