How I Got Over 21,000 Hearts in 1 Periscope Broadcast

My 100th broadcast on Periscope was such a special milestone for me. To press the red button 100 times and put myself out there in the Periscope and Twitter universe was cause for a celebration. I decided to host an amazing scope experience where I answered questions about Facebook Ads and give away some cool prizes.

What I failed to realize was that I had created one of the biggest marketing opportunities for my business. I really had no intention of marketing my business for my 100th scope, I just wanted to celebrate something special that I had accomplished. But what transpired turned out to be bigger than what I had anticipated or expected: over 21,000 hearts + 67 live viewers + hundreds of people seeing tweets about MY scope all over Twitter = MASSIVE visibility! How did it happen? Good question and I’ll share the 3 things I did so you can do them too! Continue reading

5 Things I Wish I Knew About Periscope

Today, I did my 50th broadcast on Periscope! Yeah! I’m really surprised that it only took me about 2 months to get there (Remember, my one word theme for this year? Check it out at this blog post: Click here). After pressing the red “Broadcast” button on Periscope over 50 times, I’ve learned a lot of things about Periscope. Here’s the thing: I didn’t want to take a fancy course on Periscope and I know myself. If I took a course, I would spend all of my time tweaking and trying to perfect my scopes. My goal was to just get going and I figured I’d learn some things as I went. Boy, did I! So after 50 scopes on Periscope, here’s the 5 things I wish I knew… Continue reading