Behind Brian Williams’ Successful Facebook Q&A

Anchor Brian Williams recently hosted a question-and-answer session on Facebook to mark the 1 million-like milestone being reached by the NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams page.

BrianWilliams650Anchor Brian Williams recently hosted a question-and-answer session on Facebook to mark the 1 million-like milestone being reached by the NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams page.

Jason White, Facebook’s strategic partner manager for news, said in a post on the Facebook Media blog that the following factors contributed to the event’s success:

NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams producer Dan Linden added in the blog post:

As we crossed 1 million likes, we wanted to thank all of our loyal followers with something they could really enjoy. All of us thoroughly enjoyed the experience and we hope to do it again soon.

Readers: Did you participate in this Q&A or other Q&As on Facebook?