Episode 52 - Facebook Updates Authors Need to Know About

In this episode Chris and Becca talk about the latest Facebook updates and why they are important to authors. 


-Previewing five new updates to groups and what they mean:

  • Group Insights
  • Membership request filtering
  • Removed member clean-up
  • Scheduled posts
  • Group to group linking

Also, we discuss two fairly new business page options and why authors need to take a look:

  • Setting up the Shop Tab on your author page to sell books directly from Facebook
  • The new video cover photo option


Join our closed Facebook group SMART Marketing For Authors here. After you get in, be sure and read the Group Description and introduce yourself. 

Link to press release from Facebook’s blog on the new changes in groups.

Link to the Facebook Help section on the new Shop tab.

Link to new Facebook video cover example from author.

Link to Animoto animation application (Warning: some tech savvy needed)

Link to get an email when Chris’ new online course on how to set up a Facebook page that sells more books is available.

How to post a podcast review on iTunes. Thanks to The Author Biz. 

Notify of
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments