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« on: August 29, 2009 05:23:03 PM »

Anyone tried a Facebook Ad? I guess you pay each time someone clicks on your link? I'm thinking of doing one so any advice would be appreciated. I don't have many friends & I slowly learning how to get around, but I just thought an ad might be something to try. Don't know if there is a potential for it to be spendy. Thanks.   

« Reply #1 on: September 20, 2009 01:31:39 PM »

Facebook ads can be very spendy for a small craft budget. Most people spend like $5 a day and depending on your bid value you may not get very many clicks for that cost.

But! If you join the Visa Business Network on facebook, you can receive a free $100 of advertising credit on facebook. It's great! So definitely check that out if you are still thinking of advertising on facebook.

Good luck!

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« Reply #2 on: September 22, 2009 10:25:37 AM »

Thanks for your response endless. I've kinda given up on the idea. I figured since no one had anything good to say about it, then it must not be worth it. I did think that it could be a bit spendy.

« Reply #3 on: October 19, 2009 07:08:57 PM »

I've tried facebook ads. I pretty much broke even.
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« Reply #4 on: April 29, 2010 10:51:02 PM »

I placed an ad on Facebook for 24 hours.  It was shown over 13k times, and I got 9 clicks...   Cry  Needless to say, no sales.  I thought my ad was eye-catching and funny, but honestly, I don't see the point...
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« Reply #5 on: May 09, 2010 10:12:01 PM »

Thanks for your responses. I never did pursue an ad, don't think I will. I did tho figure out how to link my Etsy site to Facebook.

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