Is Facebook group advertising a thing?
Does someone know if it's possible to do advertising with a Facebook group like with Facebook pages? Curious to know.
- Business Coach and Marketing Specialist at Straight Talk Group
- West Lakes SA, Australia
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: https://www.facebook.com/blueprint/?ref=u2u
You can learn how to create an ad here: https://www.facebook.com/help/633662000000451/?ref=u2u
You can learn about the different placements you can choose from for your ads here: https://www.facebook.com/help/407108559393196/?ref=u2u
You can also get very specific with your targeting options: https://www.facebook.com/business/help/433385333434831/?ref=u2u
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: https://www.facebook.com/help/214319341922580/?ref=u2u
Additionally, here are some resources to help you get started:
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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.