Social media is such an important part of blogging, but it can be difficult to get good interaction and reach on all platforms. Sam from Life as Mrs R has many successful blogs and has certainly nailed Facebook. She’s here today sharing her fab tips on growing your Facebook blog page.
Facebook is one of my favourite social media platforms. I just love the sense of community I have over on my Facebook pages and after search engine and direct traffic, Facebook is a top traffic referrer for me.
As my insights show, in the past 28 days my North East Family Fun page has reached over 160,000 people. WOW this is not to be sniffed at and as Facebook is FREE it definitely shouldn’t be discounted as a marketing tool for your blog. I’ve dabbled with a couple of live videos this month. They are instant, need very little editing and yet still reached 10,000+ people – definitely something to consider.
Last month, I received almost 10,000 click throughs to my blog via Facebook for North East Family Fun and although a lot of bloggers aren’t keen, I honestly love it. I think I’ve had my North East Family Fun page set up for around 3 years now and I am only just approaching 8000 followers. Building your Facebook audience is definitely something that doesn’t happen overnight but I thought I would share some pointers that have worked for me:-