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NPR’s guide to Facebook Live

In this guide, NPR outlines when its newsroom uses Facebook Live, what kinds of videos it's tried, tips for the production of the video, and guidelines for interacting with viewers.

Since NPR started using Facebook Live, it’s created more then 1,375 videos. Here, NPR shares what it’s learned along the way. Some questions they address:

  • How should you interact with viewers?
  • How can you prevent audio problems before they happen?
  • What kind of camera should you use?
  • What should be in your “Facebook Live kit”?