Talking Facebook and Sports with Jacob Berman

On this week's episode Sean catches up with Jacob Berman who works in the Global Marketing Solutions team at Facebook in Austin to discuss how they are helping sports teams leverage fan bases to drive commercial results.

On this podcast you'll learn about:

  • The constant evolution in the Facebook ad space
  • How sports teams can gain commercial results through paid spend in Facebook
  • How Facebook Live and Facebook 360 are bringing fans even closer to their teams and stars
  • How organic content and paid marketing go hand in hand – the better your content is, the cheaper your paid marketing will be
  • Canvas Ads and Lead Ads and what the difference is
  • How you can get up to speed with different ad products and why that is important.
  • Launching the capability to run Lead Ads across Instagram (launching soon)
  • Understanding how to use the ad platforms takes time so you need to invest in understanding the products to benefit long term
Talking Facebook and Sports with Jacob Berman

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Informative, interesting discussions

in iTunes by Mmmbop86 from UK on February 1, 2017

Good interviews with a wide range of individuals from the world of sports business providing insight into the latest trends – particularly useful to those in another hemisphere! Suggest keeping to 30-40min max for best engagement. Keep up the good work

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About the Author:

Sean understands the sports digital landscape, that’s why he started Sports Geek. Working with clients across the sports digital world he helps teams & leagues drive more revenue from digital and is focussed getting "cheeks on the seats" in stadiums. You can hear him on Sports Geek Podcast or presenting keynotes at sports conferences around the world. Send him a tweet @seancallanan or message him in Sports Geek Nation Slack community.

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