Facebook Live now has built in screen sharing that can be used from your desktop. Until now, the only way to share your screen during a live broadcast was to use a third party app. Now we can do it right from Facebook, and it works on personal profiles, pages, groups, and events. Although it does have some limitations, it’s extremely easy to use, and since it’s built in to Facebook, there’s no added cost. In this post, I’ll show you how to use the new Facebook screen sharing feature, and talk a little about some of the pros and cons.… [Click to Continue Reading]
If you’re like most people who are doing live video, you find it exciting and a little scary at the same time. But the thing is, one aspect of live video people find so exciting is that the majority of us are not professional broadcasters. We probably aren’t as polished as our favorite TV talk show host – and that’s OK! It’s not what we expect or want from social video anyway.
Live video is a way to connect with people like us and we understand when someone gets a little nervous.… [Click to Continue Reading]
How often have you said to yourself, “I wish social media didn’t take so much time?”
Just about everybody who uses social media for business has said that at one time or another – or many times! One way to help free up some time with your social media posts is to repurpose your content! This is true for any type of content you produce, but in this post I want to give you some ways that you can repurpose live videos from Facebook Live and Persicope.
People are jumping on the live video bandwagon pretty quickly – and that’s some smart thinking!… [Click to Continue Reading]
There are many live streaming apps out there but Facebook Live and Periscope are leading the pack at the moment. There are some major differences though, and if you’re wondering what they are, this article will help. I’ll go over some of the main differences and briefly discuss why you might want to use both.
Many of us, especially people with a business, have been on Facebook for quite some time and already have a following. Because of this, going live allows us to connect on a deeper level with these people, and build on established relationships.… [Click to Continue Reading]
I asked some of my favorite live stream broadcasters one thing they think business owners should know about live video. I wanted to get a wide range of answers, so I reached out to people who are working with large corporate clients as well as pet business entrepreneurs. The thing is, live video is available for everyone, whether you’re a solopreneur or run a large corporation. So when you read their tips, I think you’ll see that we can all benefit from live video.
Here’s what they had to say:
Use live video to show your clients what makes your unique.… [Click to Continue Reading]