Skip to content
Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to Google+

Twitter Chat: Facebook Groups 101

Twitter Chat: Facebook Groups 101 featured image

On Tuesday 6th November 2018, Madalyn Sklar - Twitter Marketing Professional and host of the #TwitterSmarter Podcast, hosted the #SocialROI Twitter Chat with special guest Bella Vasta - Social Media Consultant, Keynote Speaker, and Author.

In this Twitter Chat we asked Bella and the #SocialROI community to share their thoughts and expertise on creating, growing and maintaining Facebook Groups. Readers of this summary can expect to learn:

  • Why business owners are using Facebook Groups to expand their audience,
  • How to create and grow a compelling Facebook Group,
  • What it takes to maintain an engaged audience within a Facebook Group.

Details of our next Twitter Chat:

Guest: Amanda Robinson
Date & Time: Tuesday, 13th of November 2018, 5.00pm EST
Channel: #SocialROI Chat

Click here for more information about our Twitter Chats.


Questions:

From ManageFlitter's CEO, Kevin Garber:

  1. Has ManageFlitter ever considered creating a Facebook Group for marketing or support purposes?

Guest Questions:

  1. How can a business owner determine if having a Facebook Group would help their business?
  2. What is the business value of Facebook Groups and how can marketers incorporate it into their brand strategy?
  3. What makes a great Facebook Group?
  4. What are the steps for building a Facebook Group?
  5. How do you get people into your Facebook Group?
  6. Where do community managers get inspiration for keeping the Facebook Groups audience engaged, informed and entertained?
  7. Apart from competitions, what other out of the box ideas can help businesses better engage with their audiences in Facebook Groups?

From MF CEO Question:

CEO Answers

Guest Questions:

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top

Guest Answers

Other Answers

Back to top


#SocialROI Recap Video

Following the Twitter chat, Madalyn and Bella jumped onto Facebook Live for a short recap.

Back to top


Key takeaways from this article:

  • Any business that sells to humans can benefit from a Facebook Group.
  • Facebook Groups can be used as part of your brand strategy. They can also be used to create awareness about a specific topic.
  • The key to a GREAT Facebook Group is active engagement and leadership.
  • Building a Facebook Group takes a lot of work, time and effort. But it can pay off.
  • Facebook Groups can help turn a customer base into a community.
  • Invite people to your Facebook Group via Facebook/Instagram Stories. You can also add a link to your Facebook Group on your website and in your email signature.
  • Get creative! Use visuals, video, polls & open questions to engage and entertain your community.

We hope the above has provided some useful information.
Join our next #SocialROI Chat next week on
Tuesday, 13th November 2018, 5.00pm EST.

Back to Top