Best way to grow a Facebook group? Invite your Facebook page followers and fans. This way you can give a great boost to the growth of your Facebook group.
In this Facebook group tutorial, we are going to show you how to invite people to join a Facebook group if you have a Facebook page as well. If you don’t, we are going to mention another strategy to grow a Facebook group by inviting your friends to the group.
If you prefer a video tutorial on how to invite someone to join a Facebook group, scroll down to the bottom of the article.
What do you need to invite Facebook page fans to a group?
If you want to invite Facebook page followers to your Facebook Group, you first have to connect the Facebook page and the Facebook group.
If you haven’t linked them, you won’t be able to invite Facebook page fans to the FB group. You can find a tutorial here on how to link them together:
How To Invite Facebook page fans To a Facebook group?
Here is how to invite Facebook page followers to a Facebook group.
- Open the Facebook group
- Click on the ‘Invite’ button.
- You can either select people manually.
- Or you can also set up automatic invites.
- Then click on the ‘Send Invites’ button.
The people who you selected now should get a Facebook notification that they are invited to join your Facebook group.
If you prefer a video tutorial on how to invite people to join a Facebook group, check out this one:
Can’t invite page fans to the Facebook group
There are two main reasons why you are most likely can’t invite Facebook page followers to join your group.
- You have to be a Facebook group admin to be able to invite Facebook page fans to join the group.
- The Facebook page and the Facebook group has to be connected as we have mentioned above.
Other methods to invite people to Facebook group
If you don’t have a Facebook page that you could use to invite people to a Facebook group, the other method you could use is to invite your friends to a Facebook group.
This method is very effective when your Facebook group is small. You can find more information about this method here:
Besides this, you can also encourage current members to invite their friends to join the Facebook group.
One important thing to note is that you shouldn’t invite friends that are not really interested in the general topic of the Facebook group. Because if you get too many non-engaging members that will have a negative impact on the growth of the Facebook group in the long term.