Is it possible to advertise in Facebook groups?

Does anyone know if it's possible to advertise your business in a Facebook group like with Facebook pages? I'm curious to know.

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Lisa Ormenyessy

Lisa Ormenyessy, Business Coach and Marketing Specialist at

Hi Ben 

Short answer -no.

Directly from Facebook Help:

It's currently not possible to advertise for a Group using Facebook ads. You can create other types of ads though for a Page. Facebook Blueprint is a great introduction to creating ads:

You can learn how to create an ad here:

You can learn about the different placements you can choose from for your ads here:

You can also get very specific with your targeting options:

How much it costs to advertise depends entirely on the amount of money you'd like to spend. You can learn about the cost of advertising here:

Additionally, here are some resources to help you get started:

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Paula O'Sullivan

Paula O'Sullivan at

No, it's not. I do know people who use the strategy of creating a friendly URL that is used in the ad, that then redirects to the Facebook group.


Lexiofficial123 at Unique Steam Cleaning Melbourne

Yes, absolutely its work.