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Facebook Live Now Available for Pages: What You Need to Know

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Today Facebook released to all Pages it’s live video function, previously only available to verified accounts using the Facebook Mentions app, by building it into the Facebook app and Pages App for Android and iOS.

Facebook Live is a great way to engage your audience for events, Q-and-A sessions, behind-the-scenes, product announcements and more.

Here’s how it’s done.

Within the Facebook app or Facebook’s Pages app navigate to your Page and tap the Publish button on iOS devices or Post on Android.

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Along the bottom of the screen you will see this live stream icon is now appearing the fourth icon from the left. Press it.

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Add an engaging description, tap “Go Live” and you’re streaming.

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Related article: Is Live Streaming the Future of Social?

The latest in a series of insights from DIGIVIZER’s experts on making the social web work better for you.

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Brian Gibson: Brian is Social Community Content and Campaign Manager at DIGIVIZER.