Facebook Audience insights A-Z Overview 2017

Facebook Audience Insights is a simple but powerful analytics tool. It helps you to find out your customer behavior, demographic. It is completely free.


Though most of the people use it for the purpose of Facebook advertising, but there are a huge number of people who use it for getting their niche ideas, to understand the customer profiles and their behavior.

Let see,

How Facebook Audience Insights works?

Facebook has more than billions of users. This is the main source of this analytics. People complete their profiles, their date of birth, gender, interested topics, educational and job information, locations and check in. These databases are huge to the Facebook. Facebook Audience Insights use this database. Not only above this but also Facebook traces every user’s activity on Facebook and with the help of cookies.

 Third Party Data 

Some websites use Facebook API for the login, sign up and others. Facebook uses this data. Facebook also gets the data of household income, business information, and others.

By Own Facebook Network and Third Party is easy to understand the customer behaviors. Facebook Audience network makes it easy to understand.

Accessing Facebook Audience Insights

Facebook Audience is completely free. Anyone who has Facebook Account can access Facebook audience insights. Just Click the link below & enjoy the Facebook audience insights

Access Facebook Audience Insights

Functions and options of Fb Audience Insight

Choose an Audience to start

When you have first access to the Facebook audience insights you will be asked choose one of following three options.

These options are

  • Everyone on Facebook
  • People Connected to your page
  • A Custom Audience

You can choose any option. If you want you can change it later.

What are the purposes of those options?

Choose Audience to start

Choose Audience to start

Everyone on Facebook

This option provides analytics of the whole Facebook Users. By default , this option is set up for the United States. You can change it (described below). If you want to understand about you niches, competitors and analyze them, you can select them.

 

 Changing the country name 

It is quite an easy task. You don’t have to know a lot of things. Simply type your country name as shown in the pictures below.

Changing Country Name Facebook Audience insights

Changing Country Name Facebook Audience insights

People Connected to Facebook page

This is the second option you will find. The name of the option reveals it works. This is useful to understand your audiences. It only works with the pages you managed.

A Custom Audience

If you have a bulk of email list, want to understand the behavior of your customers you can use this. Not only that but also you can use it for your website visitors.

Audience segmentation

Country and Audiences

I have selected everyone on Facebook. By default, country name is the USA. I have deleted the country name. It shows total Facebook users which are about more than 1B monthly active people

If you see the right-hand side, you will notice that about the percentage of the user according to the gender and age. In the screenshot below it shows that about 44% users of Facebook are Women and the rest of the percentages are men.

Facebook User Demographic on insights

Facebook User Demographic on insights

You also notice the percentage of the users according to the age. You can add any country in the box. You also can add as many as you want.

After adding a country you will notice the change of audience. I have added  France as a country. Then Facebook shows the demographic changes.

Change of Facebook insights after selecting country name france

Change of insights after selecting country name France

With this, you can decide how broad the niche is! Which age are best options! Who to target! Men Vs Women!

 

Age and Demographic

Based on the user, you will able to make segmentations with age. You will see the right side percentage of the users, you can select which users are perfect for you targeting. See the percentage of the audiences according to the age.

Age and Gender Shows in Facebook Insights

Age and Gender Shows in Facebook Insights

Relationship and Education

After scroll down the right-hand side, you will see the relationship status of your audience. This will help you to narrow your audiences.

In relationship status, you will see the percentages of single, in a relationship, Engaged and Married people. Education level also shows you number of high school student, colleges, and graduate school students.

Relationship Data and Educational Level help to narrow your insights

Relationship Data and Educational Level help to narrow your insights

 

Job Title

Based on the self-reported data Facebook shows the analytics of Top industries of their users. Here is another option for knowing about your targeting people.

Facebook Job Titles

Facebook Job Titles shows the percentages of different job holders

 

Page likes

Here you will get the top category pages, top pages of that country. This will help you to narrow your audiences. You can also get the idea about them.

Facebook Page like in Insights. It shows the top pages according to category

Facebook Page like in Insights. It shows the top pages according to category

Location Segmentation

If you are going to target the specific cities or want to get idea about those audiences you can use this. This is a very useful option to understand the specific city and languages people.

Location segments According to the city

Location segments According to the city

 

Activity

Which types of users are you going to target? Are they like different pages, how much ads they click. Which devices do they use? All the questions are answered here. Facebook Audience Insights is best for all the data they have provided.

Activity on Facebook Insights

Activity on Facebook Insights

 Remaining Household and Purchase option are available for only USA.

Interest

Here is the game of Facebook audience insights. You can select your interest. Right-hand side analytics will change according to your choice. You can specify any interests.Get the interest list

All the pages will not appear here. How Facebook decide is not an open secret. If you want to enter the specific pages, just enter the username of the pages.

Adding facebook interest on insights

Adding facebook interest on insights

Connections

Here you can do three types of connections. Firstly
You can select

Fan Page

  • People who like your page
  • Friends of people who like your page
  • Exclude people who like your page

Event

  • People who are going to your event
  • Friends of people who are going to your events
  • Exclude people who are going to your events
  • Advance combinations including Fan pages

Apps

  • People who uses your apps
  • Friends of people who doesn’t use your apps
  • Exclude people who used your apps

Advanced options

 

There are some more options you can narrow your audiences. This are

Facebook insights of custom audience helps to Narrow your audiences

Facebook insights of custom audience helps to Narrow your audiences

  • Behaviors
  • Language
  • Relationship Status
  • Education
  • Work
  • Financial
  • Home
  • Market Segments
  • Parents
  • Politics (US)
  • Life Events
  • Device Owners

You can make segmentations by using advanced options.
Overview
Facebook Audience Insights provides highly demographic analytics which helps to get the properly targeted clients. The more you experiments with the Facebook insights the more you can learn.

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Hi everybody, I am Meher Nigar. Love blogging, Online Marketing, Surfing internet .Knowledge is my passion. I am guest blogger here

3 Comments
  1. Reply
    sukanta das December 14, 2016 at 2:55 pm

    great….mem

  2. Reply
    Hasan February 6, 2017 at 4:42 pm

    To be honest this is one of the best post of your.
    Thanks for sharing.

  3. Reply
    Khalid Mahmud February 11, 2017 at 11:16 am

    So useful article. I lean a lot of unknown things .

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