What is the best way to go getting free traffic on Facebook?

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Hello,

I just wanted any suggestions and help to know how to get free traffic using the Facebook platform, to start promoting my online business. Can anybody give me some ideas?

Any help will be much appreciated.

Thanks
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  • Profile picture of the author OptedIn
    Originally Posted by Wonstar81 View Post

    Any help will be much appreciated.
    Google is your friend. There are 10's of thousands of articles relating to this. No one is going to help someone that won't do the basic research for themselves, unless they are really low on self-esteem and need attention.

    Do your own work, or pay someone!
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  • Profile picture of the author spartan14
    Well i think a good strategy its to use facebook groups related to your niche .For example if you are in IM niche you search for related make momey online groups affiliate marketing groups and you join them and build a reputation in them .If you just spam there directly i dont think it will fork
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    • Profile picture of the author Fred Makes Money
      Yeah exactly, dont spam thats the main thing. Just be genuinely helpful and then often people will message you looking for help. Then you can offer their your services.
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    When any of you guys private message those people in the Facebook groups.

    What is the best strategy in building rapport with clients?

    Thanks
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    • Profile picture of the author OptedIn
      Originally Posted by Wonstar81 View Post

      What is the best strategy in building rapport with clients?
      By the time that you are regarding them as '"clients," the rapport should already be well-established. Good rapport with prospects is one way you convert them into being your clients.

      Perhaps we're dealing with a terminology issue?
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  • Profile picture of the author Rose Anderson
    If you start PMing random people from Facebook groups you'll probably be kicked out of the groups quickly.

    No one likes to hear from strangers saying, "Hi, how are you today?" You won't build rapport that way no matter what anyone tells you. You will get blocked quickly

    Read the rules of the group carefully before posting anything.

    You may be allowed to make posts and then say, "PM me if you'd like more information."

    If they pm you and ask for information then you can send it.

    As Spartan said, if you prove yourself to be someone who helps people by offering valuable information in the group then you'll show you're someone who knows what they're talking about. You can build rapport with fellow group members that way but it takes some time.

    As Optedin just said, if you're talking about clients that's a different story. You should be building rapport based on the work you're doing for them and what they're needing.

    If you're an expert in your field you can start your own group. It's hard to get members without some paid advertising. You can do Facebook lives to build some interest, But again, you have to be sharing information that your targer audience wants.

    Rose
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  • Profile picture of the author offbeatzombie245
    Find your niche specific groups and provide some value first. Dont just join and spam links. Give value for sometime and then promote in nice manner. I do the same
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  • Profile picture of the author Fernanda Yulianto
    Make friend with your potential customer, up to 5000 friends and then start to post your website or services.
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  • Profile picture of the author ChrisBa
    Originally Posted by Wonstar81 View Post

    Hello,

    I just wanted any suggestions and help to know how to get free traffic using the Facebook platform, to start promoting my online business. Can anybody give me some ideas?

    Any help will be much appreciated.

    Thanks
    What niche if your online business in?

    You could start by making a Facebook page and networking with people in the same niche.
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  • Profile picture of the author ryanbiddulph
    Hi Wonstar,

    Give freely to get easily, if you generously give freely for a persistent period of time.

    - Join Facebook Groups related to your niche
    - Answer questions in those Groups
    - Like updates
    - Share friend's content on your wall
    - Comment genuinely on updates

    The more you give freely - persistently - friends visit your profile, click your link and boost your free traffic.
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  • Profile picture of the author MeelisM
    First of all, I suggest you to be interested in what you are trying to get traffic for.

    Let's say you are interested in football (the european one) and you have an e-commerce store selling all the gear necessary to play it.

    If I was you I would make a fb account with your site's branding and start interacting with football fans through different groups, pages content's comment section etc.

    If you want free, then that's the type of hustle you have to go through
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  • Profile picture of the author troy23
    We have had a lot of success posting in relevant groups.
    We've also used paid FB ads, but find they don't work as well for us.
    Having a business page helps a lot.
    We have built a nice community who come to our events and purchase from us.
    People on Facebook don't like to be sold to so concentrate more on giving value.
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  • Profile picture of the author ashwinsd
    Post about your service and ask to comment if they need more info. PM the link to your service to people who ask for it.
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  • Profile picture of the author avanrhyn
    Relevant groups is the way to go for sure. At least if you have $0 budget.
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  • Profile picture of the author lublu
    The most important thing is not to engage in spam !!!

    Facebook will block you very quickly for this.

    Help people, really write smart and useful answers and then you can add your picture to the answers or refer to the fact that they wrote you a message and you will tell all the details personally. And in personal communication, you can already insert a link and it will be 100% interested customer.
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  • To get started on FB, you need to add friends or join groups with same interests. You need to be engaging with other posts, willing to talk to others and share what you are doing online.
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  • Profile picture of the author Nancy Khandelwal
    For facebook traffic you should work on your content , also keep in mind that the facebook post should me more attractive , the content should be good , if there are any sort of offers then it should be framed in the good manner and there should be the fomo part that means fear of missing out .
    our audience should be specfic related to your product
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  • Profile picture of the author rohinidubey
    yes you can drive traffic to your business from facebook by posting relevant content adding links about your business and also by creating facebook page which can help you to reach a large and a targeted audience
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  • Profile picture of the author Riki kurniawan
    make fanspage about your business, join a group that suits your business, make facebook friends as much as possible (as far as I remember maximum 4K) then don't update status too often about your business.
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  • Profile picture of the author digital55
    You can post useful content in Facebook Groups. Join groups that are relevant to your niche. Interact with people and offer valuable information.
    You can also create a Facebook fan page and post quality content on there.
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  • Profile picture of the author Pablo Visconti
    -You can add people that are interested in the same thing as you are, and have a good profile with a picture and a link to your offer at the bottom.
    -You can go into other groups and help people out, have them be interested and go back to your profile to check out the link, once again.
    -You can create a fanpage for whatever it is you want, with good content, and share that content in other groups or in your timeline

    You have to make sure you've decided on your niche though.

    I'd say those are some of the ways you can do it
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  • Profile picture of the author fastestseo
    To getting free traffic on facebook you should promote your FB page, invite your Facebook friends and ask them to join the group like and share with there friends. Promote your FB page/group on similar groups, pages and share it with other similar groups. mentioned it in your website if possible then create a blog post about your facebook group and put the facebook group/page link in other social media account. And post awesome content at the best time, post on weekends and also use facebook live.
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  • Profile picture of the author Eliana Florica
    I agree with most of the posts - getting involved in Facebook groups related to your niche can be useful.
    BUT - do not spam. Try posting relevant content, help others with useful tips and learn from other posts. Do not generate posts in short times as it can get your account blocked by facebook.
    Best of luck!
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  • Profile picture of the author kriyapatle
    If you are looking for more traffic for business from facebook then you have to promote your business on facebook. you have to invite more people related to business. Try posting related to your business which will attract people towards business. Maintain facebook page on daily basis.
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  • Profile picture of the author Jennifer Isola
    Facebook posts get pushed just as fast but depends of course on how many people and groups you are following.
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  • Profile picture of the author mattwilks09
    Definitely start by just promoting yourself for free before you get into paid trafficking. As soon as you start making a bit of income, then supplement your trafficking with some of your revenue. Shoot me a DM if you wanna hear more about this! Much love
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  • To get good targeted traffic on facebook you need to be interacting with people. This is because fb has programed their algorithm to use Signals That Heavily Favor Active Interactions such as comments and likes, so when you post on your facebook timeline, it doesnt matter whether you have 5 or 5000 friends, if no one has liked or commented on that post very few people will see it.
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  • Profile picture of the author jameswilliams987
    Now I am Talking About Facebook Post Likes.
    Here are Some Step You Can Use and You Will Definitely Get Lot of Likes on Facebook Post.

    1. Post Updates Regularly.
    2. Write Shorter Posts.
    3. Create Amazing Content.
    4. Use Facebook Ad Reports to Optimize.
    5. Use Humor.
    6. Post Photo in Comments.
    7. Post During Optimum Times.
    8. Experiment with Timing and Frequency.

    Thank You.
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  • Profile picture of the author GiorgioGD
    I say Facebook Groups. Be active, engage with other people, show your authority and expertise. But don't drop your link in these groups. Just optimize your Facebook profile with links to your offer in you bio. Optimize your Facebook banner photo as well and you should get traffic for sure!
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