Going Live on Facebook for Beginners
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Going Live on Facebook for Beginners

How to be confident on live video, enjoy broadcasting and engage your audience. After 200 live shows I will help you win
4.9 (5 ratings)
Instead of using a simple lifetime average, Udemy calculates a course's star rating by considering a number of different factors such as the number of ratings, the age of ratings, and the likelihood of fraudulent ratings.
515 students enrolled
Created by Steven Healey
Last updated 2/2017
Current price: $10 Original price: $40 Discount: 75% off
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  • 3 hours on-demand video
  • 7 Articles
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
What Will I Learn?
  • Go LIVE on Facebook , enjoy the experience and make new contacts and build an audience
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  • No prior knowledge of the topic is assumed.
  • All you need is broadband internet access and a Facebook account.
  • We will be using the Google Chrome Browser

If you have never broadcast live before then this course is for you.

Facebook Live have made it so easy to go live. they are giving eryone the ability to go live on camera.

This course leads you through every step of going live and gives advice on how you can produce good quality live shows.

This course is designed to help you to go live on Facebook from your desktop , produce a high quality show and re purpose the high quality recording to YouTube afterwards,

Are you using Facebook video to promote your business or class ?

Your audience visit Facebook every day and there is nothing which attracts attention like LIVE video.

Viewers see your name and video in their feed , they are drawn to watch and like it and that in turn attracts their friends

You are building an audience !!

PS Even if you do broadcast already, there is information in the course which will help you improve

Who is the target audience?
  • Every single Facebook Member who would like to go LIVE on video.
Curriculum For This Course
43 Lectures
Introducing the benefits of using Facebook Live to promote your interests
4 Lectures 11:27

Introduction to the Course

Preview 03:20

Before you start broadcasting you should decide why you are broadcasting and your focus should be on achieving your goals

Preview 01:48

My reasons for becoming involved in LIVE video to promote to your business , interests or cause

Preview 03:14

Discussing where you can go live on Facebook

Where can you go Live ?
7 Lectures 27:37
Planning Your Broadcast on Facebook Live

Planning is the key to a successful , enjoyable , entertaining and informative LIVE video show

Plan before your Show

We discuss the topics which you can talk about and the talking points that you want to discuss

Topics and Talking Points

You can decide who you are going to broadcast to and here we discuss the options

Choosing your Audience

Practice is the key to being confident on camera telling your story. 

Practice and gaining Confidence

My practice video to my personal profile page privately.

My Practice Video

This is the video recorded on Facebook in Lecture 8 . The quality of the video may vary from recording to recording . 

The video from my Facebook Practice

The questions are based on Lectures 4 through 9 in this section

Planning quiz
4 questions
Before Going Live
3 Lectures 05:19
Key things before your broadcast

Do you have the options to go LIVE on Facebook yet ?

Can I go Live on Facebook yet ?

When to go Live ?
Going LIve From your Desktop
6 Lectures 28:17
The LIVE sessions

Broadcasting LIVE from your personal page

Going Live on Your Personal Page

Broadcasting LIVE into a  Facebook group

If you are broadcasting into a group from which you are not admin, please ask the admin first - they can help you schedule so that all 600 group member do not go live at the same time

Going Live in a Facebook Group

Reaction to the live group video Comments are made after your show remember to go back and check and reply

In the end the video had 37 views and 11 interactions

After Going Live in a Facebook Group

Broadcasting to your business page(s) , remember your are representing your company

Going LIve on Your Facebook Business Page

Behind the scenes

This broadcast is enhanced by using Manycam . I show you how to prepare and go live with more than just you on Screen. The show was from Belive.tv using the extra facilities they provide

Live to Facebook from Belive.tv using Manycam
Downloading the Videos
3 Lectures 11:39

The steps you should take to download a recorded broadcast from your personal page.

Downloading from your Personal Page

The steps you should take to download a recorded broadcast from your business page.

Downloading from your Business Page

The steps you should take to download a recorded broadcast from a group

Downloading from a Group
Uploading to Youtube
1 Lecture 07:08

How you can upload your videos to Youtube

Uploading you Video to Youtube
Promoting Your Broadcast
5 Lectures 15:02
The keys to attracting an engaged audience

In order to gain an audience for your show you should promote it . The more you promote the more people will view your show.

Promoting before your Broadcast before you go Live

A live show is only the first part of the story.

The recorded show is content which you can re purpose.and promote forever (well almost)

Promoting your Replay

How can you build your audience ? Here are several good ideas.

Building an Audience for your broadcasts

During every show you should make calls for action so that your friends and contacts can help you promote your show

Calls to Action
Going Live from Livestreaming Sites
4 Lectures 16:50
The Joys of Multi Person Broadcasts

After you are comfortable with creating one person shows the next step is to run shows with 2 to 4 people on camera.

Preview 02:38

Creating a two person broadcast using Belive.tv

Going Live from Belive.tv

Creating a four person show using Smiletime.com

Going Live from Smiletime
LIve Video Shows which I host on Facebook
6 Lectures 48:51
Watch other peoples shows and learn

We look behind the scenes of  Videostreaming Advice a show which airs on Facebook every Monday at 11:00 AM ET (4:00 PM GMT) .

The show is hosted by myself and David Vaughan

VideoStreaming Advice Behind the Scenes

Across the Pond

Across the Pond Special Live Chat

A short look at the weekly Blabbing for Britain Show which airs every Thursday at 10:00 AM GMT

We have bee broadcasting for 62 weeks .  The team is Jon Upton, Stephen Silk, Peter Stewart and me.

Blabbing for Britain

A look behind the scenes on Smiletime at how the broadcast looks from the show producers seat. (me)

Behind the Scenes - Blabbing for Britain
4 Lectures 12:50

I conducted polls in 3 Facebook groups, here are the top reasons from people who broadcast regularly.

The Top Reasons for LiveStreaming

Enjoy your Broadcasting - Hints and tips :)

and Finally

Resources and Contacting Me
About the Instructor
Steven Healey
4.8 Average rating
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3,211 Students
5 Courses
Helping you go LIVE on video on Facebook and Youtube in 2017

I am a business video chat show host and producer on Belive tv , live video  trainer and author

My mission is to help you use Live Video effectively and promote your business or cause in 2017. I achieve this goal  via 1-2-1 sessions ,Udemy courses and producing shows for you

I am the co- author of Live Video Streaming: How to grow your business online 

As a Udemy Instructor I have created several courses about Facebook Live 

I teach broadcasting tips on  the official #Beliveweekly show on Facebook every Monday at 3pm BST with Jeff Adams hosting and Ross Brand and myself co-hosting.

As a business chat show host on Belive tv ,Smiletime and LightStream  I have hosted over 400 LIVE shows since falling in love with the medium. 

Chat shows are networking brought to life , you can engage with people from around the world in real time . explore new topics and help people promote their business and cause. 

Business interviews are my forte and I have enjoyed chatting with over 80 business people around the world and the recordings can be viewed on Youtube.

I co host with Jon Upton the weekly show 'Blabbing for Britain' which is in its 80th week, we encourage people to come on camera and discover the benefits of video chat.

I host the  'Wiltshire Business Club Interview' in which I help members talk about and promote their businesses 

With David Vaughan I co-host the weekly LVS 17 'Videosteaming Advice' which answers your LIVE video questions. 

Repurposing (your content) is a weekly show hosted by Tina Shang and myself which helps everyone to give their live content new purpose on Youtube et al. 

With Tina Shang I created the Be Live in Five program to help you go live for the first time. we broadcast several times per week with a team of mentors ready to help you.

I am also an open networker and seasoned marathon walker based in Wiltshire