Creating a Facebook Group is fairly straightforward, and Facebook does a great job of guiding you through how to start one. However while it’s relatively easy to make a group on Facebook, in order to set your group up for success from the beginning, it’s important to do so in the most optimized way for the … Read more
One of the first things you have to do when creating a Facebook Group is to choose your group’s privacy. And one option you’ll have is to create a Secret Facebook Group; one which doesn’t show up in search results, where only members can find it, and where joining requires being invited by another member.
There are two privacy options for Facebook Groups: public and private (formerly public and closed groups). If you’re creating a private group, you can then adjust the settings to then have it visible or hidden from Facebook search (formerly called secret groups).
But what are the implications of creating a Secret Facebook Group? What are the pros and cons? How do members join a Secret Facebook Group? And how do you actually create one?
Your Facebook Group link or URL is one of its most visible parts after the About page, name and cover image, and it is also fully customizable. It is the only unique identifier for your group online (two groups can have the same name) and it can help you rank higher on Facebook’s search results. … Read more
When people think of Facebook Group types, they often think of privacy settings; whether your group is public or private. While this could undoubtedly be considered a ‘type’, in the eyes of Facebook, and from the point of view of the content of a group, there are 7 official Group Types: General, Social Learning, Gaming, … Read more
Creating detailed and effective Facebook Group rules is a must when you create a group. They are an essential part of your group strategy and will set the scene for any prospective member and make your moderation efforts more consistent and efficient. But what exactly are Facebook Group rules and how can you use them … Read more
Your Facebook Group name is perhaps the most important and first element a potential member will see about your group along with your group’s URL, your group’s description and its cover image. When picking your group’s name you needs to consider strategic elements, practicalities and searchability aspects. But don’t worry, if you pick the wrong … Read more
People use the words Facebook Page and Facebook Group interchangeably. In fact, many members of our group will refer to it as this page, sometimes members post on our page thinking they are posting in the group. However it’s important not to confuse the two as they are very different yet complimentary tools for business. … Read more
Facebook Group Cover Photos can be one of the trickiest parts of optimizing your group.
After-all, what’s the correct Facebook Group Cover photo size? Is this the same size when it’s viewed on both desktop and mobile? What’s the best text to image ratio to include in your cover? What’s the easiest way to actually make one which looks beautiful and professional, and doesn’t look painfully DIY?
With 15 Facebook Groups, we’ve got quite a lot of experience at creating unique and interesting Facebook Group Covers, so we’re here to help!
Everything you need to know can be found in this article.
Ever wondered how to use Facebook for groups to support or grow your business? You’ve come to the right place! With more than 2.6 billion people using Facebook monthly and a renewed interest in online communities since the beginning of the COVID 19 pandemic, Facebook Groups are enjoying a second wave of growth. Breaking world … Read more