The story format, originated and made famous by Snapchat, has been on Facebook’s radar for some time, with the Menlo Park-based company first testing a Snapchat Stories clone within Messenger in September 2016.
Now, Facebook users can share stories within the main Facebook app.
Facebook Stories brings a new video format to Facebook that closely resembles Instagram Stories.
In this article, you’ll discover what you need to know to succeed with Facebook Stories.
There’s a new way to share your life on Facebook and it looks a lot like Snapchat… Here’s what’s different about Stories and how to use it.
Facebook could not stay away from the greatest invention in social media – and second greatest invention in the world after sliced bread, that is – Stories. Yes, Snapchat’s idea was shamelessly copied once again. This time, by Instagram’s big brother itself, Facebook.
While Stories being copied may be problematic for Snapchat, it also puts the onus on marketers to get to grips with yet another format.
It may take some time for the format to take off, but every second that your brand is not making these stories, it’s another second your competitor could be gaining valuable experience and marketshare at your expense.4
After successfully copying Snapchat with Instagram Stories, Facebook is at it again in its big blue app.
The same interface, which Facebook is aptly calling Facebook Stories, is currently being tested in the Facebook mobile app, a company spokesperson told Business Insider on Wednesday.
One month in, no one’s using “Stories,” the Snapchat clone that sits on top of your News Feed on the mobile app. Facebook wants this to be the place where you “show friends what you’re up to,” but it’s amounting to bupkis, a worthless void taking up a prime slice of the internet’s most important real estate.
Have you heard of the Facebook Camera Effects platform and its Frame Studio feature? Now you can design a custom frame that overlays your Facebook Stories and you can share it with your fans.
In this article, you’ll discover how to create Facebook Event frames and Location frames for your business.