Behind the Scen…ic Road: Minnesota

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Ahhh! Sorry! There, that’s better. Apologies – my hands are still defrosting from our trip to Minnesota.

It was a great time, covering 7-time X-Games gold medalist Levi LaVallee and his team of snocross racers. It’s not every day you get to film the world-record-holder in longest snowmobile jump (412 feet!) and somebody who’s pulled off a … Read more

Storytelling Video vs. Traditional Video Marketing: What are the Differences?

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Video advertising works, and that’s a fact. According to HubSpot’s ultimate list of marketing statistics, more than half of marketing professionals consider video content to have the best ROI.  It’s no surprise that companies are allocating huge chunks of their budget to video marketing.

However, consumer behavior has greatly changed over the past two decades. Your customers no longer

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Advertising in the Age of Coronavirus Confusion

 

How on God’s Green Earth Do You Advertise In the Middle of a Crisis?

(Is the short answer, you don’t?)

 

With Coronavirus cases skyrocketing, and workplace closures following suit, most humans are ducking and covering (and rightly so). But if business is to continue at some near date in the future, how do we prepare now?  And to … Read more

Reputation Management: Why Your Company Should Stop Pretending to Be Perfect

The perfectionist mentality is ingrained in the contemporary world. From people’s picture-perfect lives as portrayed on social media, to most corporate news releases, we are inclined to tell the world that everything is hunky-dory all the time. (See your PTA moms’ feed for further proof.)

In this video, Jacob Morgan admits that there’s no perfect company and it’s okay not … Read more

Social Storytelling: How to Tell Your Brand Stories on Social Media

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When storytelling is done right, it has the power to bring a brand to life, give it a personality people can relate to, and evoke the right emotional response. Storytelling is how marketers are forging personal connections with customers and building lasting relationships.

Today’s modern consumers spend the majority of their time online on social media, so of course … Read more

Video Helps You Get Found Online

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Video and SEO

Over the past few years, we’ve grown to understand better why video content is so much more effective than other forms of content, but while marketers regularly weigh SEO to drive research and reach for content marketing, optimizing video often gets overlooked.

Video and SEO are made to be partners. You already know that video tells a … Read more

Reach Sensational Heights with Aerial Video

This article was originally published in March 2018, and last updated February 2022. 

 

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Aerial video production is the latest trend to move from the big screen to the small screen, and its use is growing exponentially.

As cinematography standards in online storytelling continue to rise, aerial video footage can help your brand fly miles above the rest (terrible pun, … Read more

How to Make Affordable Video for Social Media

If you’re still teetering on whether or not your brand wants to invest in video, just look at the numbers. Eight billion Facebook videos are watched each day. So, what are you waiting for? There are numerous ways to create professional-looking, effective, and affordable video content for social media. This is a step-by-step guide on how to make video content Read more