How to Get Facebook Fans

Posted October 9th, 2012 by Val and filed in Marketing and Social Media

Once your Facebook fan page has been created, the next step is to promote it. It’s not as simple as “if you build it, they will come.” I’m totally green at this, so I have done some research on what other people have done to get fans.

Invite friends to like your page. This is a pretty obvious first step. If you’re the kind of person who has hundreds of “friends” on Facebook, don’t invite them all at once. Start by inviting people that are closest to you, and gradually reach out to others.

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Do You Need a Facebook Fan Page For Your Writing Business?

Posted October 2nd, 2012 by Val and filed in Marketing and Social Media, Writing Business

Do you need a Facebook fan page for your writing business? That’s a question I have been asking myself, so I decided to do a little research on the subject.

There are a couple of reasons I haven’t taken this step before now. One is that I am concerned about the time commitment of adding one more thing to do to an already overloaded schedule. The other is my personality. I’m a total introvert so I confess that the thought of asking people to be my fan makes me very nervous.

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