What You’ll Learn In This Course

✔ How To Create And Manage Facebook Ads

✔ How To Optimize Your Campaigns

✔ How To Distribute Your Ads Budget

✔ What Types Of Ads To Use

Course Content

Introduction To Facebook Ads

In today’s digital age, most companies use Facebook advertising because it’s an effective channel for marketing their products and services. If you’re not promoting your business on Facebook you might be leaving money on the table.

In this Facebook ads learning course, you’ll learn everything you need to know about Paid Facebook Advertising so you can grow your business like the Facebook ads experts out there.

We will show you how to get started with Facebook advertising, the different types of ads, how to find the right audiences, how to measure the results of your ad campaigns, and much more!

The course is designed for Facebook ads beginners and intermediate marketers.

Getting Started

Setting up your Facebook Ads Manager Account

The ad manager account is a free account that allows you to manage your Facebook ads and campaigns. Once you have created your FB adsmanager account, you can log in and manage your ad campaigns from the dashboard.

Creating your first advertising campaign on Facebook

After creating your advertising strategy the first step is to create a campaign that contains an ad set. An ad set is where you create ads and where you set your ad targeting criteria. 

how to target the right audience on Facebook

The targeting criteria that you choose will determine the audience that you will target with your Facebook ads. You can target audiences by gender, age, location, interests, etc.

How to set the best budget for Facebook ads

A budget is the amount of money you plan to spend on advertising in a campaign. It’s your estimate of how much you think you can spend on advertising, and how much you can spend without breaking the bank.

Choosing Facebook campaign objective types

It’s important to choose the right objective for your campaign. Are you trying to sell more products? Are you trying to promote your website? Or maybe you’re trying to attract more potential customers?

Getting Started Part 2

Creating successful Facebook ads

Now it’s time to start creating Facebook ads. The ads you create should match your campaign’s objective. You can choose from a few ad objectives, such as driving traffic to your website, increasing brand awareness, increasing engagement, or increasing conversions.

Facebook ads design guidelines

When it comes to Facebook ads, you have to follow certain guidelines. These guidelines will ensure that your ads get the best possible response. It’s important to note that your ads won’t be approved if they don’t follow these guidelines.

Best placements for Facebook ads

The goal of your campaign is to get people to click on your ads. If you want to get people to sign up for your newsletter or buy your product, you need to make sure you have the right ad format and use the right Facebook ad placement options.

How to monitor Facebook ads performance

The Facebook Ad Manager is a powerful tool for understanding how your ads are performing. It’s also a good place to start if you want to figure out which types of ads are doing well and which types aren’t.

Why Your Facebook Ads Don't Work

Facebook pixel what does it do?

The Facebook pixel is a small piece of code that is placed on your website. It allows Facebook to track what happens on your website after people click on your ads. It also allows you to target your website visitors with ads that convert much better!

Define your Facebook Ads goals

it’s really important to define your Facebook campaign goals to improve your conversions on Facebook. With goals, you can measure your progress and see how you’re doing. Facebook allows you to measure your performance and see if your efforts are working or not.

How to boost FB posts and why you should do it

Boosting your popular posts on Facebook and using them as ads is a great way to use your existing likes and shares as social proof. This strategy is especially effective if you already have a strong reputation for your brand.

What is a dynamic ad on Facebook?

Dynamic ads are more likely to be relevant to your customers than regular ads, because they are only shown to users who are interested in your page or product. They are also less likely to be blocked or rejected by Facebook.

Target users based on location

Location targeting is important because it lets you target ads to people who are in the location you want them to be. This is especially useful if you are running a local business or want to sell your products to specific countries.

The Most Popular Types Of Facebook Ads

Facebook single image ads

Image ads are great for increasing the visibility of your business and are the most common form of advertising on Facebook. It’s an ideal way to showcase your products or services because you can use a combination of text and images to tell a story.

Facebook instream video ads

Video ads can be a great way to promote your business on Facebook. You can create a video to tell your brand story, highlight a product or service, or just entertain your audience. In fact, over a billion video ads are watched on Facebook every day.

Facebook carousel ads

If you’re not familiar with image carousel ads on Facebook, they’re basically image ads that loop automatically through a series of images and videos.

They’re extremely effective and a great way to drive traffic to your website or social media pages.

Dynamic Facebook ads

Undeniably, the most valuable type of ads are the ones that are displayed to your visitors when they are actually looking for your products or services. Dynamic ads are the most effective way to do this.

Benefits of Facebook lead ads

Lead Ads are mobile-optimized which means they’re designed to be displayed on mobile devices only. When people click on your Lead Ads, they are redirected to a form that allows you to collect their contact information. You can then add this information to your email list.

Defining Your Campaign Objectives

Objectives of Facebook ads

Objectives are the goals of the campaign. They help you measure the results that you want to achieve with your campaign. Facebook will prompt you to add them when you start creating your new campaign.

Facebook campaign objective types

it’s crucial to pick the right objective for your campaigns because It will help you define your message and understand what you want to achieve with your Facebook advertising. There are several different campaign objectives to choose from which include:

The brand awareness objective

The brand awareness objective on Facebook is to help businesses gain awareness for their brand. This objective is great for businesses that want to get more people to like their page, and have a look at their content.

The Reach objective

As the name suggests, this objective is ideal for businesses that want to show their ads to the maximum number of potential customers on Facebook. the Reach objective is one of the most powerful objectives you can use to increase your exposure on Facebook.

The video views objective

The Video Views objective helps you gain views for your video ads and it’s a great objective to choose for brand awareness and engagement campaigns. The Video Engagement objective is also helpful when you want to track your video performance and make future decisions based on the data you get from it.

The lead generation objective

The goal of the Lead Generation objective is to collect information about your target audience without having to send them to your website and can be used for generating customer lists and qualified leads for email and SMS marketing.

The Conversion objective

When you use the Conversions objective, you can track your conversions (such as the number of people who sign up for your newsletter, buy your products, or attend your webinar) from the Facebook Ads Manager.

How Does Bidding Work On Facebook?

Facebook ads bidding strategies

If you’re a new advertiser on Facebook, it’s important to take some time to learn the ins and outs of bidding. If you’re having a hard time keeping up with the competition, you can always adjust your bidding strategy to give yourself an advantage.

Spend based bidding on Facebook

Spend-based bidding focuses on spending your entire allocated budget and getting the best return on your investment. When you start collecting data you can always adjust your advertising budget to fit your business’s needs.

Goal based bidding on Facebook

With a goal-based bidding strategy, you have two options:  

Cost cap: Set the maximum amount you want to spend to achieve your goal. This amount may vary based on market conditions, and will not be guaranteed.

Minimum ROAS (return on ad spend): Set the minimum return on ad spend for your bids to maximize your profits. 

What is the best bid strategy for Facebook ads?

It’s important to carefully consider the strengths and weaknesses of the different bidding strategies you have available, as well as your goals, before selecting one over another.

Factors That Effect Advertising Cost On Facebook

Your industry or niche

Your business niche significantly influences your ad costs. For example, Facebook ads related to insurance or finance will be more expensive than those promoting clothes.

Your Fb bid strategy

The bidding strategy you choose is one of the most important factors in determining your ad costs. You have to decide if you should use automatic bidding or manually control your ad costs.

Time of day

The same ads on Facebook may cost more or less during different hours of the day. During seasonal events and holidays, your ads will probably cost you a lot more because more advertisers compete for the attention of potential customers on Facebook.

Facebook ad audience size and targeted location

In the case of the audience, the broader the audience, the more you will pay for running the campaign. The location of your audience also plays a huge role in advertising costs. For example, if you are targeting people who live in the United States, you will have to pay more for the campaign than if you are targeting people in India.

Facebook ad placement options

The cost of advertising on Facebook varies depending on the placements of your ads. Therefore, it’s important to find the placements that will provide the best return on investment for your business.

Facebook ad quality ranking

The cost of your ads depends on the quality and how relevant they are to your audience. The content and ad copy of your ads are also very important in determining the cost of your ads. If your ad is relevant, it will be shown more often and your Cost per click (CPC) will be lower.

How To Distribute Your Advertising Budget

Building an audience

If you have a solid target audience, then your ads will be able to achieve higher conversion rates. The more you know about your target audience, the better you can tailor your ads to reach them.

Promoting offers, discounts and contests

Offer Promotions are a more direct form of ads that allows users to engage with your business. You can promote offers, discounts, contests, or any other content that will give your audience an incentive to visit your website.

Using Retargeting ads

Using Retargeting ads is a good way to get your website visitors to come back to your website. If you set up the Facebook pixel you can create an audience and target them with ads on Facebook. Retargeting ads are also cheaper than regular ads and usually have higher conversion rates because people already know about your business.

Latest Reviews

This Facebook ads training was very comprehensive and easy to understand. Even though I’m not a Facebook ads expert, my business is growing so fast now. It is the perfect introduction to Facebook advertising. I learned a lot about creating campaigns, how to create and manage ads, how to set the right ad objectives, and how to create and target audiences that convert like crazy for my business!

Juan Cortes

I’ve taken a few Facebook marketing courses, but this is the first one that I feel like I’m actually learning something new. The course was really helpful. I’ve gotten a lot of new ideas and tips on how to run successful Facebook ad campaigns and how to improve my ads performance. It’s a great place to start if you want to learn the basics of running better Facebook ads campaigns. Thank you to all people behind this, especially to the 101Flamingo team.

Lena Johnson