Panel Announcement: The Rise of Video on Facebook

by Lindsay Valdez


Learn how to build your video business on Facebook

Did you know Facebook has a full suite of monetization opportunities for creators? Join savvy female creators Laura Clery and Amanda Rettke (I am Baker) for a conversation on how they grow passionate communities, engage with their audiences, and monetize their videos on Facebook.

Recently, Facebook has heightened their online video capabilities with the introduction of Facebook Watch. Soon after, many of the internet's most prominent creators have embraced the format and have started to use the site as their primary source for releasing content. Join several creators as they discuss why they moved to Facebook and how this platform stands out from the rest.

Brought to you by Facebook, #BlogHerU: The Rise of Video on Facebook features two of Facebook’s favorite creators, Laura Clery and Amanda Rettke and will be moderated by Facebook’s Violet Lim. Join us on Day 2, from 11:30-12:15PM on the main stage to learn from this incredible panel.

In this session you’ll learn:

  • How to grow a passionate community.

  • How to best engage with your audience.

  • How to monetize your videos on Facebook.


Meet THE panel

Amanda Rettke is the creator of, and the bestselling author of Surprise-Inside Cakes: Amazing Cakes for Every Occasion. Over the course of her 15+ year blogging adventure, she has been featured in and collaborated with the Food Network, New York Times, LA Times, Country Living Magazine, and People Magazine, just to name a few. Her social media consists of 18MM Facebook fans and 300,000 Instagram followers.

Laura Clery is an actress, content creator and comedian best known for posting daily comedy sketches to Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram, where she has a combined nearly 10 million followers and over 2 billion views. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, son and one-eyed pug.

Violet Lim is Strategic Partner Development for Emerging Talent and Creators at Facebook where she provides natively digital creators with strategy and consultation on how to leverage Facebook and Instagram to grow and engage with their online communities. Prior to Facebook, Violet was Vice President of Digital Marketing at Maker Studios which was acquired by Disney during her tenure. Before her time there, Violet was Yahoo! Media’s Head of Social.