What company doesn’t want to create the next Old Spice man campaign? Few mediums seem to have the ripple effect that videos do, and now that it’s so simple for anyone with a smartphone to make a marketing reel, what’s stopping you?
If you’re paralyzed by fear concerning how to create a truly viral, catchy marketing video, here are a few tips to help you calm down and look at things strategically.
Step 1: Don’t Overthink It.
First of all, if you set out to create “the next big thing,” the odds of doing that are exactly zero. One of the biggest tenents of successful viral videos is that most of them are very un-self aware, meaning they weren’t created with virality in mind. The harder you try, the more audiences are going to push away from you, particularly millennials. Take the pressure off your marketing campaign and give it a chance to breathe.
Step 2: Figure Out Who You Want to Reach.
Just like any other marketing initiative, viral videos have to have an intended audience. It doesn’t have to be too specific, just think “moms” or “people who watch Homeland” to give yourself a direction. It’s virtually impossible to make a viral video that appeals to everyone.
Step 3: Pick a Platform.
YouTube is not the only online video platform! It’s a good one, for sure, and well-suited to many ...
Amazon has always been the first choice for anybody starting out at affiliate marketing. In spite of the fact that their payouts are very low, affiliates prefer promoting their products, thanks to the sitewide cookie feature. This practically means that pretty much anything that your referral purchases from Amazon, irrespective of which product referral link of yours they clicked, you get paid. The commissions are not that bad either.
I have got a few very pleasant surprises, when I have logged into my Amazon affiliate dashboard, a lot of times. Once I was surprised to find that there were 2 LED TV sales from a link I used to promote kitchen knife sets.
But the challenge for most marketers, especially since the ...
With the advent of YouTube as well as other online video formats, the internet has become a showcase for visual presentations from pure entertainment to the informative.
In fact, for business purposes, video is paramount toward conveying important messages such as updates, how-to guides, and any other information that may need communicating to those interested in a company.
All videos, however, aren’t alike, and for those that do stand out toward netting new clients and customers, require work be put into what will be presented. Much of that work involves making a video SEO-intensive or to others, SEO-friendly. The following is a list of 7 tips to make video content SEO-friendly.
Let’s face it: no matter how talented a writer you are, there is very little in the way of subject matter and article formats out there that haven’t been done a thousand times over, and that simple fact will require that you give your content a unique spin each and every time you write if you want to catch the attention of fickle readers. From the way that you write to the images that you use in your blog posts, every single factor counts when the competition is this stiff!
In the name of helping what your blog has to offer rise to the top, here are five tips for creating perfect content:
1. Shine Up the Old Until It’s New
Given the ...
Facebook Marketing has been in the discussion over the last quarter or, so, after they have changed their PPC ads system. Every second day you will find a product that promises to teach you how to get 1 cent clicks from FB ads, most of them worthless and some very valuable, if you are serious about advertising with Facebook.
This post is not a discussion about how to get 1 cent FB clicks. Instead this is just one of it. We will be discussing in detail about getting cheap Facebook traffic in another post.
Now before we start off, what you need to keep in mind is that getting cheap clicks from Facebook requires you to create ads that are targeted. While ...
Social media is an important part of doing business online nowadays and with all of the different strategies that you can use, you can be sure that you will find one perfect for your business. Some business owners are still a little bit confused about how social media can increase their profit, so to help some of the confusion, we will be going over 5 aspects that they should be aware of
One thing we all need to be successful on the internet is getting your business a website and finding ways to get more traffic to it. There are billions of people using social media sites nowadays and ...
The internet is a fantastic tool for a million different things. From communicating with friends, to getting work done, to researching facts, there has seldom been anything more powerful at our fingertips.
It’s only recently though that technology has also given us incredible manufacturing and publishing tools as well, and enabled members of the public to create things in the same way that you might normally expect of a large organisation. Using the web it’s now possible to create all kinds of amazing things quickly and easily. Read on to find out some of the more interesting examples…
They say that everyone has a book in them, but certainly not ...
As I read through the numerous articles and blog posts that I have subscribed to, in the last week, I realized one thing. Today’s internet marketing is only about 3 things:Content Social Media and Whitehat Slow built SEO
One might feel that there is nothing new in it. You are grossly mistaken then. You probably did not notice the term “Only” in the above paragraph. Gone are the days when everything from automated link building from sites that mushroomed on the internet during the monsoons, only to be found nowhere the next monsoon… to buying links and stuffing keywords anywhere and everywhere including your names as you comment on other blogs. What is thriving today is planned and slow built Whitehat SEO.
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A great website is more than just a beautiful design. A lot of psychology has to go into your choice of color, layout, and content. While your designer may be able to deliver your attractive design, you’ll need to rely on other experts to improve your site’s impact.
Some experts insist that engagement is the key to online success. But this term is more than just a catch phrase. It’s a measurement of your site’s ability to interact with visitors in order to achieve your business objectives.
Without engagement, your site is doomed to failure. Good engagement captures your visitors in every aspect of the site especially in the areas of design, content, and functionality. Engage your ...
If you have not heard about the Regal Gold affiliate program you can visit the link and know more about it.
It is not long that I joined their affiliate program and before I get onto the Whys and the Hows, I recommend that you should join them. If you wish to know more about why I am so strongly recommending them, then read on.
Currency is declining and so are the value of the investments. There are hundreds and thousands of people investing in various forms of currencies just to secure their future, rather I should say their retirement. Gold IRA companies target these customers and encourage them to invest their money into Gold rather than ...