Facebook Live Broadcast: The Ultimate Guide For Businesses

Considering doing a Facebook Live Broadcast? We are in the middle of a live video revolution at the moment, where everyone has the ability to go live via their platform of choice, with Facebook Live now the dominant platform. Periscope has fallen in popularity since Facebook Live launched and RIP Meerkat and Blab! If used effectively, […]

13 Top Tips For Using Social Media At Events

Using social media strategically as part of your event can be the difference between whether your event is successful or not. But that success doesn’t come from broadcasting out a few tweets here and there encouraging people to buy tickets. There’s actually much more too it, but the good news is that it doesn’t need to […]

8 Reasons Why Your Facebook Ads Aren’t Working

Most of the Facebook Ads Management clients that come my way do so because they have tried running Facebook Ads themselves and were frustrated with the poor results they were able to achieve. Basically, they wasted their money! If you have ever felt like your Facebook Ads aren’t working, here’s eight of the most common reasons why […]

Shhh, it’s a secret: How to Invite People Who Like Your Facebook Post to Like Your Page!

Invite people who Like your Facebook Post to Like your Page! @Impactiv8 Click To Tweet STOP PRESS (14 June, 2016):   This feature (as described below) seemed to go missing for a couple of days for everyone and was replaced with an “Invite Friend” option instead. However, it returned again today. Yippee!!! If you have not had this […]

Tips For Turning On The Very Responsive To Messages Icon On Facebook

Several months ago I had a problem. Not an earth-shattering problem, more like the ruin-a-six-year-old’s-birthday problem. You see, I forgot to order his birthday cake from the local franchised bakery. My excuse: he’s my youngest of four boys. To save the day, I asked for bakery recommendations from my local community residents (via a Facebook Page) […]

Biggest Key To Social Media Success

Not getting the results you hoped for on social media? Chances are it’s because you are missing the biggest key to social media success. Any idea what it is? If you thought it was building a massive audience, then yes that will help considerably, but no it’s not that. If you thought it was pumping out […]

The Rules Have Changed! How To Use Facebook For Business 2015

How To Use Facebook For Business 2015 Let me cut right to the chase. I am sick and tired of people complaining about Facebook changing all the time. To that I say, “get over it”! Facebook is dynamic. If there is one thing you can rely on with Facebook, it’s change! The truth is that […]

Merry Christmas – Impactiv8 Is Going On Holidays!

You have probably heard me say before that it is important that you peel back the curtain and let your online communities peak behind the scenes of your business to discover more about the people and personalities that make up your business. Well I am taking some of my own advice here and I have recorded […]

Top 10 Social Media Blog Posts 2014

WOW! Can you believe that 2014 is almost over? I have been taking time to reflect on the year that was and as part of that reflection I have flicked back through the 40 blog posts I have written so far this year and compiled a list of my Top 10. Interestingly, the content in each […]

Best Social Media Content Sourcing Tools

Are you the kind of person that wakes up in the morning and thinks to yourself “what on earth am I going to post on social media today?” or Does your social media community regularly go days on end without hearing from you? Truth Bomb: Social media content sharing is usually not very effective when done ad […]