Getting people to like your Facebook page can be an intimidating task. While there are many ways to get people to like your page here are some basic tips to get your started.
1. Make a “Fan Gate”
Make landing tab that has “a call to action” offering incentive for people to like your page. This can be useful tips, coupons, videos or free stuff.
2. Promote your Facebook page on your personal profile & Invite your friends
Promoting your Facebook fan page on your profile might get annoying to some if there is to much “look at me” factor going on. However, a shameless plug here or there won’t hurt. Also inviting friends to like your page is a good way to generate new likes.
3. Share useful content on high traffic pages
Sharing useful content on high traffic pages is a great way to drive likes. However be sure not to add spammy content promoting your own material as people may get annoyed.
4. Add a like box to your website
Adding a like box to your website can increase the potential for like via your website.
5. Promote your Facebook page on other social networks
Using other social networks to cross pollinate your friends is a great way to get more exposure and increase and in turn increase likes.