Instagram Launches Live Rooms
Great news – Instagram has launched Live Rooms – allowing you to go live with up to three guests.
Why is this great news you may be thinking, well, this means you can quadruple the reach of your Live broadcasts, as the followers of everyone participating will get a notification to join –leading to new followers. Here’s a video summarising the new feature:
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Instagram will be opening up Instagram Live Rooms to everybody soon. Here’s how to use it when it goes live:
Step 1: Open the Instagram Stories camera and swipe across to the “Live” mode icon
Step 2: Add a title for your Instagram Live Room – perhaps it could be ‘Optom chat’ or ‘An interview with our practice staff’. To name the video, click on the “Left Aligned” icon on the left-hand side of the screen
Step 3: Tap the “Live” icon to start your video broadcast – spend the first few minutes on small talk and saying hello to give people time to join
Step 4: Tap the “Video” icon to add your guest speakers to your live video
We look forward to seeing you go live!