Liven Your Conversations With Facebook Instant Video

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Facebook Messenger is now rife with Live Video conversations that can enable users to chat real-time and share videos with each other. According to a blog post, Instant Video can be activated by tapping on the video icon in the top right corner to start sharing real-time video. The feature is available in the latest Facebook Messenger app that can be downloaded for iOS or android devices.

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The conversations are in an audio off mode and the Video hangs over the text messaging that takes place in the messenger. The users can get a live view with the instant video and choose to steer conversations based on Live Video. Users can thereafter choose to share a live video or simply carry on with Text messaging. According to Facebook, Instant Video builds on the authenticity of conversation in silent mode.

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Four Ways For Brands To Use Facebook Instant Video
User Generated Content

Brands that rely on User Generated Content, will find Instant Video as an essential engagement tool with users being able to share video content while interacting with the brand, real-time. An example of UGC Video will be real-time PSL drinking challenge contest on Facebook Messenger or Inviting a group of friends virtually to a PSL tasting session live on Facebook Messenger. UGC can also be used for instant reviews and ratings that help users decide initial response.

Group Unboxing Events

Brands can create Unboxing events that require users to share their views and reviews real-time. The format is more about generating multiple review in a video format rather than a single person review of a product. The effort can engage fans to be live participants for a challenge or a review.

Audience Engagement

Brands can engage users with Live Video content real-time. This is possible by hosting quizzes inviting users to share their view online. The users can participate in quizzes online and brands can announce winners real-time. Real-time Live video can be powerful for conducting Live Polls on Messenger.

Chat Bots

Brands can now use ChatBots for live conversations. With Instant Video Brands can share clips of UGC with the audience that are likely to make for increased engagement with the campaign.

Five Ways For Brands To Use Video Calling On Facebook Messenger

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Facebook Messenger has introduced Video Calling and businesses can sign up for Facebook Messenger to promote brands and products, allowing for real-time conversations. Messaging apps are known to be the new form of Social Media and Facebook Messenger is one of the most popular Messaging Apps.

Facebook Messenger with a built-in camera, allows users to snap and shoot moments as they happen. With built-in tools users can add drawings or text to personalize your photos. Furthermore, the messenger now allows for a live video chat.

Brands could effectively use Facebook Messenger to promote with user-generated content as well as video themed events that allow for users to connect with friends and family to share special moments, with a real-time conversation. The biggest difference from other programs is  Video Calling feature offered that enables Brands to connect live on Video with Fans and Followers allowing for a real-time conversation and memorable moments that can be shared.

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