Why Video? Online video increases brand awareness, drives online engagement and creates viewer action leading to more inquiries and more sales. Video Is More Effective Than Images Or Text Video Has An Enduring Impact We Can Make Our Videos Entertaining As Well As Informative
5 Reasons to Add Video to Your Blog A different way to express yourself You create a more personal community Another way to respond to customer issues You create another rankable asset You get used to speaking on camera
February 2011 – 490 million unique visitors Worldwide per month More than 35 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every MINUTE. YouTube is localized in 25 countries in 43 different languages YouTube ranks third in Most Visited Websites, Second in Search Engines
What Kind of Videos Can You Make? How-to use your product How NOT to use your product Q & A style videos Introduction to your business Behind-the-scenes look Interviews The opportunities are endless.
Video Tips Get your own YouTube Channel - A YouTube channel is the equivalent of a Facebook profile. Keep Videos Short and Sweet Check the Audio Lighting
Video SEO Upload your video to YouTube A Great Title Tags Think about what YOU would be looking for Descriptions New and Small do not matter
Leverage Other Social Media Outlets Blog it Post it to Facebook Tweet it Submit it to StumbleUpon Ask your friends to do the same
Final Thoughts Try Video Now Start publishing regularly Be transparent and authentic Create video tutorials Run a Video Contest Create a Series of Videos Use Videos to grow your email list Make your videos personal Be the first Plan the beginning and ending