Periscope is fast becoming the video broadcasting and livestreaming tool of choice and is on a huge trajectory. Here are 21 things I have learned from jumping in on Periscope, so that you can jump in too!
But… Mix it Up Go
outside vs inside your office. Show your “casual” after hours self. Change up your topics. Take us live to an event. 18
Remember that Periscope is “Real
Time Moments” ON Steroids Periscope has HUGE potential for a number of industries. It’s not just about taking us on a tour, it’s about taking us on a tour RIGHT NOW. 19
Not sure what to talk
about? Ask people – do a Q&A session or announce a topic that they can ask you about!
Promote Your Scope Share the
link to your replay with your social networks. Don’t like the scope? No sweat, you can delete the replay (it’s only up for 24 hours anyway). 21
Set up a Periscope landing
page on your website like this one at bit.ly/visualscope. Direct viewers to it. Mention it during your scopes. Hot Tip:
Hot Tips to Finish
Periscope uses a LOT of data juice on your phone. Use WiFi where you can. Need to hide your location? Switch off location services before broadcasting. Switch phone to airplane mode then put WiFi on to stop call interruption. Use an external lapel microphone for better audio quality.