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ADELAIDE - Facebook Advertising - Moving Beyond Boosted Posts!

The Creative Collective Adelaide

Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (ACDT)

ADELAIDE - Facebook Advertising - Moving Beyond...

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Early bird ticket for BYO Laptop session
23/08/2018 $297.00 $0.00
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Standard ticket for BYO Laptop session
28/08/2018 $397.00 $0.00
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Facebook Advertising is so much more than a boosted post. If you are ready to move beyond the boosted post and really sink your teeth into all the possibilities of Facebook Advertising by being introduced to Facebook business manager, pixels, remarketing and more, this is the workshop for you

Join us for our Hands On and Interactive BYO Laptop training where you will be taken through Facebook Business Manager and all its features and ad formats and leave feeling confident to mobilise your own ads through this portal.


  • Recapping on defining your Facebook objectives 
  • Recapping on your target market on Facebook - Insights + Google Analytics (demographics)
  • Recapping on your brand voice on Facebook - how will you talk, whose content will you share
  • Introduction to Facebook Advertising - statistics and how its evolved over time
  • Facebook Advertising landscape - organic vs boosted vs Facebook Business Manager
  • Introduction to Facebook Business Manager & how to get started with it
  • The all important Facebook pixels & why you should set yours up (and how to email your developer these details) 
  • The importance of the Facebook pixel helper and checking yours is firing
  • The option to set up further conversion tracking inside Facebook & Google Analytics
  • What are saved audiences (and how to create them) 
  • What are custom audiences (and how to create them) - website users, data audiences, engagement audiences + more!
  • What are lookalike audience (and how to create them)
  • Understanding the opportunities for advertising inside the audience insights tool - discover people you can advertise to!
  • Linking your Instagram account if you wish to do Instagram ads from Facebook Business Manager
  • The structure of Facebook Business Manager - campaigns, ad sets, ads

OUTCOME: You will understand how Facebook Business Manager fits into the Facebook landscape, why you should get Facebook pixels installed on your ASAP, how to get started with Facebook Business Manager, set up saved and custom audiences and more!


  • Best practice on naming conventions for campaigns/ad sets/ads 
  • Understanding your options for objectives inside Facebook Business Manager
  • Audience options - selecting from pre-defined target markets or saved audiences/custom audiences or lookalikes
  • Understanding your placement options - Facebook, Instagram, Audience Network, Messenger - where is the best place for your ads & the creative limitations for each (video duration etc.) 
  • Budget & Schedule - Lifetime budgets vs daily budgets - which one should you choose and when? How much should you expect to spend? How to optimise for ad delivery, automatic vs manual bidding, when you get charged (CPC vs impressions vs views)
  • Ad scheduling - whether to run ads all the time or on a set schedule
  • Ad creative - Considering what you will say on an ad to induce a set action - using emoticons, calls to action, link shorteners, what gets people clicking and how to get Facebook testing your ad creative before you spend too much money (using dynamic creative)
  • Different Ad Formats - Choosing from carousel, single image, single video, slideshow, canvas, collection, dynamic product ads
  • Images - Sizes required if you wish to use your own (and how to fast track this in Canva), text overlay rules + the text overlay tool, Facebook’s free stock image option, what makes a good image + testing images.
  • Video - ideal duration, tools you can use to create Facebook ads
  • Examples of HIGH PERFORMING Facebook ads (and why they work)
  • Page & links - Destination link + Display Link, URL Parameters, making sure you turn your pixel on to track the ad
  • Facebook’s ad policies - things you need to know
  • How to analyse your ads performance - reporting options inside Facebook Business Manager, frequency, relevancy, tracking conversions, adjusting your performance columns and breakdown depending on what data you want to see.
  • How to export data from your Facebook Business Manager or customise your report
  • Other free and paid tools you can use to create & manage your Facebook Ads
  • Industry benchmarks and measurements - what should you be aiming for?
  • Automated rules, lead funnels and more fun stuff we can teach you via a private Facebook Advertising consult!
  • And much more….

OUTCOME: You will understand how to mobilise a campaign via Facebook Business Manager and how to analyse it’s performance on an ongoing basis.


  • People who are already established on Facebook with a business page and who have been doing boosted posts for some time and who are looking to take their Facebook advertising knowledge to a more professional level
  • People who would like to understand Facebook Advertising, Facebook Business Manager and all its possibilities
  • People who have a reasonable marketing budget (at least $500/month, ideally $1000/month) to spend on Facebook Ads, and who want to get the highest return on investment possible
  • People who want to understand whether their Facebook ads are working and what they can do to improve things
  • People who are looking to scale their spend or business via Facebook


  • Must have a FB Ads account setup and linked to the FB Page they wish to manage - either as an Ads Admin or via Business Manager
    See here for instructions: HELP ME SET THIS UP

  • Customer Lists 

  • Have access to your Website to install pixel (your IT manager or web developer might help to install prior to session)

  • An idea of what you wish to advertise (e.g. product/service for sale, opt-in, video, etc)

  • Images, video, copy, etc to use to create your ads

Students should have a strong working knowledge of either Mac or Windows
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Flinders University at Tonsley
Level 5, Room 5.30
1284 South Road
Clovelly Park, SA 5042

Thursday, 11 October 2018 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm (ACDT)

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The Creative Collective Adelaide

The Creative Collective is a digital marketing agency specialising in social media, and also offering SEO, PPC, website development, branding and design, PR & Marketing and more. Since 2009 it has had a training division, The Training Collective, which offers digital skills training online and offline, publically and privately.

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