Facebook Adds Messenger Rooms for Groups and Events

Social Media Today

Facebook is making its new Messenger Rooms group video chat option available in groups and events

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How to Successfully Digitize Events During COVID-19

Waxing UnLyrical

I’m well used to webinars, virtual events, virtual happy hours, virtual younameits and digital whatchamacallits , both as a participant as well as an organizer, for clients as well as my own business and educational efforts. Virtual event best practices.

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Create Facebook Pixel Events for Time Spent

Jon Loomer

In this post, I’m going to walk through how to create a custom Facebook pixel event based on time spent on your website (all pages or a section of your website). That event will help you better track, optimize, and target those who spend the most time on your website.

How to Use Facebook Groups for Your Brand

Ignite Social Media

While Facebook Groups have been known more commonly for personal use, new brand opportunities are arising on the platform which give businesses the ability to use groups as a more constructive tool. Group Opportunities. Are you currently part of any groups on Facebook?

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How To Create A Facebook Group

BeingOptimist

Are you still finding it tough to create a Facebook Group? Are you still searching for the best tutorial where you can learn how to create a Facebook group easily? Here, I will guide you step by step by providing real-time practice to create a Facebook group. Select Groups.

You Can Now Charge for Access to Live Facebook Events

Later

Live Facebook Events just got a whole lot more profitable for small businesses and creators! . Soon brands and businesses will be able to charge a fee to attend a virtual Facebook Event, which can create a new revenue stream for many during the COVID-19 pandemic. .

Should Your Brand Be Using Facebook Groups?

Ignite Social Media

Facebook has been heavily marketing their Groups feature lately and even prioritizing Groups in the news feed, which has led to a lot of questions from brands on whether they should have one (or a few). However, the decision to create a brand Group shouldn’t be taken lightly.

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The New Facebook Groups Explained

Mindjumpers

New changes are constantly being made, so I’m going to try and sort out the confusion a bit by explaining how to use the new groups. First of all, the new groups differ a lot from the groups that we have known so far. Groups as a collaboration tool.

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[Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp

Waxing UnLyrical

Speaking of homework, you’ll be directed to my Social PR Posse Facebook Group once you sign up, because that’s where you’ll share your #SocialPRbootiecamp homework. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn [Event Info] Announcing the #SocialPRbootiecamp.

How to Strategically Post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse

agora pulse

You can now post to Facebook Groups with Agorapulse. This is a big deal for any Facebook group manager who wants to be more strategic and effective in the way that they use their group. As the manager of several Facebook groups, this feature helps me further streamline my work.

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Keep Your Facebook Group Fresh and Active With These Five Tips

agora pulse

Facebook Groups can offer exceptional benefits, but you need to nurture your community to get them! Check out these five tips to keep your Facebook Group engaged and thriving. However, Facebook groups can be a little tricky to manage. Want your group to thrive?

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[Cool Tools] Think differently about event sponsorship

SocialFish

Introducing Eventr.io , the event & sponsorship marketplace. They are part of a larger group of tradeshow and event consultants, association management experts and event tech companies, and they are eager to change your perception about how the event ecosystem can work.

Facebook Launches Messenger Rooms for Community-driven Group Calls

Later

During his Facebook Live, he explained that Messenger Rooms can also be connected to your Facebook Events , making a group hangout just one click away for your event attendees. . Facebook is launching a brand new way to connect with your community — Messenger Rooms! .

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Keep Your Facebook Group Fresh and Active With These Five Tips

agora pulse

Facebook Groups can offer exceptional benefits, but you need to nurture your community to get them! Check out these five tips to keep your Facebook Group engaged and thriving. However, Facebook groups can be a little tricky to manage. Want your group to thrive?

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Facebook Group Updates: Insights, Scheduled Posts and More

Jon Loomer

Facebook is rolling out new features for Group admins that will aid in the management of members and content. Let’s take a closer look at what you can expect, and how you might take advantage of these updates… Group Insights. Group to Group Linking.

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Houseparty Launches New Co-Watching Feature with Celebrity-Fronted Event Series

Social Media Today

Group video chat app Houseparty is launching a new co-watching feature, with a range of celebrity guests helping to showcase the option

New Pixz App Looks To Share Group Photos During Coronavirus

Forbes Social Media

Founded by Dr. Michael Kelso, a Gastroenterologist from Alabama, Pixz is a social photo sharing app for groups and events without ads, hashtags or filters. Users employ Pixz to share moments in real-time with groups during events without hashtags.

6 Tips for Managing a Group Project

The Realtime Report

6 Tips for Managing a Group Project . And it can be difficult for employees who are used to handling only their own responsibilities to suddenly take on the ultimate success or failure of a group effort. And still another for ordering event barricades for outdoor areas.

How Facebook Groups Can Benefit Your Social Strategy

Ignite Social Media

One billion monthly users are now using Facebook Groups for many different reasons. Below are a few key strategies and quick steps you can implement to take advantage of Facebook Groups that will ultimately strengthen your social media marketing strategy.

What Does the Future Hold for Speakers, Event Planners, and Marketers?

agora pulse

What does this pandemic mean for event planners, marketers, and planners? Recently, we’ve gotten a lot of questions from event planners, professional speakers, and marketers about what this pandemic means for their livelihood. For me, my events dropped from 14 to 2, to 1.

7 Ways to Use Social Media to Create Buzz-Worthy Events

Convince & Convert

It used to be you spent five minutes registering for an event and then showed up on the big day, went to a few workshops, drank two free Coronas, and went home. 7 Ways To Use Social Media To Create Buzz-Worthy Events from Jay Baer. Almost all events have an official website.

Steal These Facebook Group Community Management Tips: Expert Roundup

agora pulse

Managing a bustling Facebook group isn’t always easy. Whether you are struggling to keep your Facebook group alive or to keep people engaged, managing your Facebook community takes a very particular set of skills. Let the group have fun with it!

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Steal These Facebook Group Community Management Tips: Expert Roundup

agora pulse

Managing a bustling Facebook group isn’t always easy. Whether you are struggling to keep your Facebook group alive or to keep people engaged, managing your Facebook community takes a very particular set of skills. Let the group have fun with it!

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4 Ways Your Website Can Replace Focus Groups

Buzz Marketing for Technology

While focus groups attempt to simulate and gain insights on what the customer potentially thinks, nothing can substitute truly anonymous, honest and unbiased feedback. So how are websites replicating—and advancing—the traditional focus group?

How Do I Keep My Facebook Group Alive?

agora pulse

An active Facebook group will help you build a band of advocates who will talk about you not just in the group but elsewhere, both online and offline. We’ll look at the three top stages of creating an active group. Setting up a group. Setting up your Facebook group.

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How to Use Facebook Groups to Grow Your Business and Engage Customers

Hootsuite

Today, though, with the power of Facebook groups for business , brands have an opportunity to build fan communities in a way that just wasn’t possible back then. Here’s how to promote your business and reap the benefits of Facebook group marketing. Facebook page vs. group.

[Cool Social Tools] QiqoChat for Live Online Events

SocialFish

Groups on Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, etc. In-depth written conversations to get people thinking and exchanging ideas even before the a live event begins. This makes the live event that much more productive.

3 Tips for Covering Live Events on Social

Likeable

Whether your brand is a participating sponsor at a major conference or hosting an event of its own, there’s no question that live events are a major investment for marketers. Before the Event: Drive Awareness, Intention, and Planning. After the Event: Keep the Energy Alive.

Why is Twitter a crucial channel for trade associations and advocacy groups?

SocialFish

—————— During major political events like the State of the Union address or presidential debates, Twitter serves as the national town hall: a place to learn about and debate issues in real time.

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Relevancy on Social Media: How Current Events Improve Support

SocialFish

Writing about current events and the economy is almost always tricky. There are a couple ways to use current events to improve readership and support for your social media. If you’re thoughtful, yet quick, current events can be an effective way to promote your brand or business.

5 Events for Busy Entrepreneurs Who Love Traveling

Idaconcpts

Luckily, there are conferences, meetups and other events aimed at people in exactly your circumstances in cities all around the world! London International Meetup Group. Toronto Social Group. Film and Culture Group. Photo Credit: SavorTheSuccess.com.

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5 Events for Busy Entrepreneurs Who Love Traveling

Idaconcpts

Luckily, there are conferences, meetups and other events aimed at people in exactly your circumstances in cities all around the world! London International Meetup Group. Toronto Social Group. Film and Culture Group. Photo Credit: SavorTheSuccess.com.

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The Complete Guide to Facebook Groups: How to Create a Group, Build a Community and Increase Your Organic Reach

Buffer Social

Facebook has recently launched Groups for Pages, enabling the 70 million+ Pages on Facebook to create their own unique communities and feeds. More than 1 billion people around the world use Groups. So how do you create a Facebook Group? Facebook Groups vs Facebook Pages. —

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Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight to Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I attributed this to the event that I called “the advent of utilitarian social media sites” which, in hindsight, is sort of silly because if you put anything to use, it is utilitarian – but I digress! Cater2.me : experts working to help plan catered events for businesses or organizations.

The Introvert’s Solution to In-Person Events?

SocialFish

If you have not participated in an #eventprofs (Event Professionals) TweetChat, I suggest you try one! I attended my first session last Thursday, moderated by Tahira Endean ( @TahiraCreates ), on ways to add ‘freshness and wonder’ to your events.

How Do I Keep My Facebook Group Alive?

agora pulse

An active Facebook group will help you build a band of advocates who will talk about you not just in the group but elsewhere, both online and offline. We’ll look at the three top stages of creating an active group. Setting up a group. Setting up your Facebook group.

3-Year Social Media Plan for Events

SocialFish

I recently spoke to a group of meetings professionals at Affordable Meetings National here in DC. The slides for the presentation, Social Media & Events–Get Beyond the Hype, are on Slideshare.

Adding Satellite Sites To Your Hybrid Event Mix

SocialFish

Think big massive events, large numbers of people…and many locations. That’s the best environment for satellite sites or pods with your hybrid event. A satellite site is when a group of people gather together to watch a live stream from your main event. Creating satellites sites with your hybrid event is best described as creating your own television network. Creating satellite sites with your hybrid event is nearly the same thing.

7 Ways to Use Social Media to Create Buzz-Worthy Events

Convince & Convert

It used to be you spent five minutes registering for an event and then showed up on the big day, went to a few workshops, drank two free Coronas, and went home. 7 Ways To Use Social Media To Create Buzz-Worthy Events from Jay Baer. Almost all events have an official website.

Guerilla Community-Building Group Provides Insight into Modernizing Your Organization

SocialFish

I attributed this to the event that I called “the advent of utilitarian social media sites” which, in hindsight, is sort of silly because if you put anything to use, it is utilitarian – but I digress! Cater2.me : experts working to help plan catered events for businesses or organizations.

5 Group Buying Sites to Stalk

Idaconcpts

Group buying sites are becoming a popular online destination for many shoppers. Groupon was one of the first websites to capitalize on the growing niche of online customers who want to receive group savings on purchases.

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Behind the scenes of Sprout Sessions Digital 2020: How we use social to promote digital events

Sprout Social

In a COVID-19 world where all in-person events and plans have been cancelled, companies are looking for new ways to connect with their audiences, and maintain and grow their business relationships. We’re up to 4000 registrants and the event is more than two weeks away.

How to Host a Successful Virtual Event: Tips and Best Practices

Hootsuite

Virtual events still sound a little futuristic, but they’ve been happening since 1993 when the world’s first livestream brought us nail-biting webcam footage of a coffee maker in mid drip. What is a virtual event? Even large-scale events can have a virtual component.