Storytelling is one of the things that we enjoyed the most when we were children. It took us to different places, experience different things and learn about things that we have not yet even experienced before. A lot of people today, even adults are hungry for good stories. Stories of hope, success, kindness and doing the impossible are some of the most common topics of the stories that you read on social media. Storytelling on Facebook is a difficult process, but done correctly can produce excellent results.
The most well-known social media site today, Facebook, is not only a place where people post pictures or what they think but also stories of something inspirational, or something that they can relate to. Knowing this, using a story that relates to whatever you with to promote can be a good strategy for marketing.
Before your stories in Facebook gets shared a thousand times to reach million of people, here are some tips on how to use storytelling on Facebook:
Make the story attractive
The first thing you need to do when storytelling on Facebook is to make your story attractive. Stories done in plain text will only be read by people who see that their close friends shared the story. To give your story a chance, use images that will relate to your story and try not to use just plain text. Utilize fonts, effects, place a nice background and learn how to use editing apps to make the readers interested in what you wrote just by looking at it.
Use a “catchy” post
Use a catchy post. A catchy post is a preview of what people can expect with your story. A line that goes “A man who has achieved everything from nothing” will make people curios and read your story. Teasing your readers is also a good move. This tells them that there is something that they can not do and they will want to prove your wrong. If your story is emotional, try a caption that says “You can try not to cry but tears will surely flow out of your eyes”. This will make readers want to test if they are better at handling their own emotions.
Use Facebook ads to your advantage
Promoting your story by using Facebook’s ads is a great way to reach your target audience. It will help you reach people who are not even friends of your friends but are interested in your story. This is one of the fastest ways for your story to reach millions of people over the internet.
Tips that contain great stories will be great tools for advertising as long as you find a way to include whatever you are advertising on your story. Write your story now and use these tips to reach millions of people in a short period of time.