By now you’ve probably heard that video marketing is (currently) the most popular digital marketing trend with high expectations for the near future as well. In fact, by 2020 it is expected that 80% of content consumed online will be video. This information most likely made you wonder if your marketing efforts should focus on […]
How To Create a YouTube Channel Introduction Video
YouTube has a great new feature for YouTube channels, it’s called the Channel introduction video. What is a YouTube channel introduction video? Stick around, we’re here to help. What is a YouTube Channel Introduction Video? Very simply, this video is created to introduce new people to your YouTube channel! It’s something we highly recommend doing […]
Using Facebook Live to Build Business – Guest Krista Arthur
“You are not performing. You are having a conversation.” Most businesses recognize the importance of video. By 2019 it’s anticipated that videos will mostly dominate Facebook news feed. One of Facebook’s newest tools is Facebook Live. Facebook Live allows users to broadcast and connect with their audience REAL TIME. Although it hasn’t been around that […]
How Video Made a Local Consultant Local Famous! – Guest Wei Houng
“Just being active on social media platforms, you can get the word out.” In the early social media days, using video was new and experimental. Today, video is literally EVERYWHERE. Research says that 80% of people prefer watching video rather than reading a blog. Recently, there’s been an added twist with using videos in businesses […]
Video Tips For Businesses! – Guest Joseph McConnell
Well THIS podcast was a lot of fun! Not only do you progressively see my world get darker and darker as a storm rolled through – but Joe was on Survivorman! You’ll get to hear him tell his tale right around the 21:00 mark! About Joe McConnell, Nums Films: Nums Films offers a series of […]
12 Holiday Post Ideas For Social Media!
It’s here! Another holiday season is underway. Black Friday, Cyber Monday and whatever else you can come up with to get people to buy. I really think that this year, retail started their Christmas rush way, way, way too early. (For me personally) That being said … you should already have your holiday strategy going […]
FTC Sends Warning To Social Media Marketers
This week in marketing news the FTC sends out a strong reminder to social media marketers about following the FTC’s guidelines. These key points are a reminder for everyone on disclosures for contests, sweepstakes, paid influencers, videos, reviews, blogger outreach and even how Twitter should be handled. You can read the full article here on […]
How To Create a Brand Intro Video On YouTube!
UPDATE September 2015: YouTube no longer allows you to upload and automatically add a 3-second video to your new videos or existing videos. This feature has been disabled. The same principals for an intro video apply below – however you will have to edit your intro video into each new video you create and upload […]