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Setting Up Your Facebook Lives and Videos For Repurposing


This guide will always start from creating the livestream or video in Facebook (ideally on your Facebook Page)
Make sure that the video has a title, description and a thumbnail.
Auto generate thumbnails can be selected from YouTube and will be the same image used when the content is distributed to other platforms.
It is recommended to have at least 5 timestamps in the descriptions which will be automatically detected as clickable timestamps when distributed to other content services if supported.
Tools like the ones from can be used to create a thumbnail.
It is recommended to use the automatically generated captions which can then be used to burn-in the captions into the video.
It is recommended to check if there are any errors in the captions that was generated in Facebook.

Updated on: 04/01/2021

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