Once you’ve started a new Facebook group, it’s time to recruit your first members. You’ll want to begin by personally inviting people who will be interested in your niche.
Send a private message to friends and followers that love your content. Ask them to join and give them a link to your group.
But don't stop there... here are other things to do (and don't do) when it comes to getting that member count up!
Don’t Add without Permission
Facebook groups allow for group creators to mass add their friends into the group.
But don’t do this as many people view it as a form of spam and aren’t likely to stay in your group. It’s better to have a few passionate members who care about your community and want to nurture it.
Post on Your Page
After you’ve set up your group, post about it on your page. Let your followers know about your group and post a link to it so they can join, too. Keep in mind that all of your followers may not see your post about...