Why do millions of people opt to log into their facebook accounts daily? According to facebook over 25 billion pieces of content is shared by facebook users monthly. They use this unique social media platform to reach out to their friends and interact. The need to communicate with others is an innate need. Facebook helps people keep up with their friends, irrespective of whether they live in the same city or across the world. People also like to talk about their likes and dislikes, and love to express themselves. They enjoy sharing their views on the films they have seen, television shows and on entertainment of all kinds.
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Businesses and entertainment brands were amongst the first to respond to the power of social media. Not only do they use their fan pages to interact with fans and customers but also use it to generate interest in the brand. There are many such businesses that also use facebook for social commerce. In fact, the top facebook fan page is that of Lady Gaga. The fan page has an app that allows fans to download music videos. Fans can also buy some related products. Justin Bieber has 45 million fans who visit the fan page often to catch up on the latest news about their favorite singer.
The biggest television shows on facebook
Television channels and shows also enjoy popularity on facebook. Grey’s Anatomy has an 18 million strong fan following. Every time the show posts a picture or comments, fans respond passionately. Dexter has 12 million fans on facebook. They visit the page often, especially to catch sneak peeks of the new season, even if it is months away. It is important for entertainment brands to pay attention to what their fans think and feel about the brand. Facebook is a great way to engage fans and customers. The Dexter facebook store offers fans products such as t-shirts, coasters, key rings and mugs.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship keeps fans informed about what is happening on the show and also offers a behind the scene look that viewers love. The brand’s facebook shop allows fans to buy t-shirts that support their favorite fighter. While some apps allow fans to buy without leaving the social network, others direct traffic to the brand’s official website and store.
Storefront Social is an app that helps businesses create a facebook storefront that suits their brand and its customers. Business managers can choose to offer content in several languages and customers have the option of paying for their shopping with multiple currencies.
Films on facebook
Films and production companies understand the power of social media and have chosen to promote their films on facebook in a big way. The Twilight Saga facebook fan page was created in 2003 and has 34 million likes. It is the place to visit to find out more about the book, the movie and merchandise from the film.
Every time Disney Pixar is ready to release a new film it has millions of fans to engage. The brand has its facebook fan page and creates a new page for every film. The Toy Story page is especially popular. The Disney Tickets Together Facebook app allows fans and customers to buy film tickets together on facebook. What a wonderful concept! Facebook fans can use the social network to make plans with friends and buy the tickets for the film too.