Short form videos are all the rage these days thanks to Vine, Instagram and tighter budgets but does that mean they are really any better? We take a look at the case for the long form video and why it still might be the right format for your business.
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Bite sized videos are no longer the domain of amateurs. With the unprecedented success of Vine and Instagram video, brands are turning to short form content to increase visibility. We take a look at some of the best examples.
There are so many different styles of video, it's absolutely crucial to pick the most appropriate one for your business goals and brand needs. We take you through the different formats available and how they could work to get your message across to your target audience.
As we surge towards the internet of things, where the digital touchpoints to a consumer outnumber the digits they have to touch them, is it becoming increasingly difficult for the media advertising industry to remain in control?
Whatever type of corporate video you want to produce, whether it's a talking head interview or a How To guide, the bottom line is it has to be good. Badly produced video content can shatter your reputation and provide very little ROI. We take you through 5 things not to do.
Marketers and brands always have high hopes for their video strategy but what happens when no one visits your YouTube channel or watches that video you poured your heart and soul and budget into. We take a look at how video should be leveraged as part of a wider marketing campaign.
Video Content Marketing is a hot topic for online marketers these days. But how does it fit within your own online marketing mix? Creativa worked with a national chain of retail art and craft stores to help build video content marketing in to their strategy. The results drove new customers in to stores.
The video ad market is on the cusp of a multi-billion dollar expansion that could transform Facebook and Instagram into syndication platforms putting pressure on the existing TV model, but those users may not accept commercials as readily as major online video sites.
Ever wondered how television news reporters turn around a story within just a few hours. After working in news for 20 years, I use the same methods to create powerful, storytelling videos for my clients. It's an efficient and effective process you can use to help your clients tell their stories.
In the run up to the football season on both sides of the Atlantic, it's no surprise that soccer videos went viral in August. Grand Theft Auto and Call of Duty trailers also did extremely well and of course One Direction continue their quest to dominate every chart they can.
What will tomorrow's YouTube top creators be implementing into their channels in order to build audiences and eventually become like a Philip DeFranco or ShayCarl? They'll be doing some combination or all of the following examples.
Video can be a magical thing for your reputation if you use it correctly and strategically. Here are a variety of ways you can use video to your advantage when you are trying to forge a reputation for your business.
The value of digital relationships is forcing marketers to understand what makes people connect, and understanding that drastically improves our success in engaging audiences through relevant, contextual, and targeted content. Video accelerates our path up the digital relationship pyramid by engaging customers more quickly at a deeper emotional level.
Here are some strategies from four unique industries using video in a way that may not be the flashiest way possible, but they provide value in that they educate, and sell though showing expert knowledge in a category.
While many comment on the rivalry of Instagram vs. Vine, the problem isn't which platform is better, The problem is that companies don't use the platforms to their advantage. Here are examples of which videos should be used on either Vine or Instagram video.