Unfortunately, many broadcasters on Periscope tend to save the best part of their stream until the end. Their reason is to keep their viewers as long as possible to gain more hearts, but they forget 3 important points:
- Each viewer can only give you 500 hearts, as long as he does not leave your stream and comes in again to give you another 500 hearts. (Not many know this, and I don’t recommend to ask your viewers to leave your stream and come in again only to give you more hearts)
- You will lose viewers over time, especially when they realize you just milk them like a cow. It is a waste of their time and contra-productive to your main goal: Adding value to their lives with your informative and entertaining content.
- Hearts are overrated, as they won’t bring you more followers and viewers, as long as you are not part of Periscope’s Most Loved List (As of today, you need at least 22 MILLION hearts to enter this list).
So what’s the real metric you should focus on, and how can you constantly increase it?
It’s viewers and followers, and this is why I want to share with you a simple tip: