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How-To Video: Any Video is Better than No Video, Right?

SocialFish

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference – because these guys are awesome and they really know their stuff.

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How-To Video Series: Can I DIY My Video?

SocialFish

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference. Can I DIY My Video, with KiKi L’Italien and Esteban Escobar.

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How To Video Series: How Do I Know If My Video Is Any Good?

SocialFish

I was part of a team that filmed a series of short how-to videos with 5:00 Films & Media as they prep for their first #MMCCon. I’ll be posting a few of the videos for you here in the run up to the conference – because these guys are awesome and they really know their stuff.

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Video Is A Must For Your Organization’s Content Strategy

Connection Cafe

Why we love video. Unless you’ve been living under a rock with no Internet, you realize that the amount of video content on social media has skyrocketed over the past few years. Here are just a few stats about video content : 1/3 of all online activity is spent watching videos. 80% of people remember a video ad they viewed in the past 30 days. More video content is uploaded in 30 days than the major TV networks have created in the past 30 years.

8 Tips for Social Video Storytelling

SocialFish

Amy DeLouise is a video director-producer who specializes in telling real people stories that help nonprofits and companies tell their brand story. Wistia has done several useful studies on viewer drop-off, and it looks like a couple of trends are worth watching for social video makers.

How Did This Nonprofit Facebook Video Go Viral?

John Haydon

It seems that more and more Facebook users and organizations are publishing videos on Facebook. For users, videos are easy to publish from mobile. For organizations, a nonprofit Facebook video can get more engagement than YouTube videos or even Facebook photos (according to one study).

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9 Free Ways Increase YouTube Video Views

See What's Out There

Image in header made by MushroomNetworks.com If the goal of your video is to rack up YouTube views, you have some tough competition. As we often tell our video clients, nonprofits are ultimately competing against cat videos for their audience’s attention. This means that nonprofit videos need to be entertaining – not just informative. Video

Will 2016 Be The Year Of Video in Cause Marketing?

See What's Out There

How can video help organizations and businesses make the most of this powerful relationship? The post Will 2016 Be The Year Of Video in Cause Marketing? video cause marketing fundraising joe waters selfish giving

Shadowing To Learn Web Video: DoGooder Awards Voting

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Michael Hoffman, founder of the DoGooder Awards, reached out to me let me know that it was time for public voting. As Michael wrote in a guest post last year , marketers are discovering the power of video and they now have a lot of data to prove that it works.

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7 Fabulous Nonprofit Videos on Vine and Instagram

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Recently, apps that take short snippets of video – like Vine and Instagram have been soaring in popularity. Is your organization using Instagram or Vine video? 7 Nonprofit Videos on Vine byGuest Post by Madeleine Hammond. Watch Video: [link].

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What Volkswagen Got Wrong With Its Video Public Statement

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Here's what we can learn about video public statements. The post What Volkswagen Got Wrong With Its Video Public Statement appeared first on The See3 Blog. video crisis communications nonprofit communications nonprofit video teleprompter Volkswagen

Why Human Beings Love Video Content

John Haydon

Unless you’ve been living under a rock with no Internet, you realize that the amount of video content on social media has skyrocketed over the past few years. The post Why Human Beings Love Video Content appeared first on John Haydon.

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Announcing the 2015 DoGooder Video Awards!

See What's Out There

It’s that time of year again- the DoGooder Video Awards are back! If you made a video in 2014 that had an impact in your community or around the world, we want to see it. Compelling video can advance social change and create real impact. If your organization produces creative, inspiring videos, we think you […]. The post Announcing the 2015 DoGooder Video Awards!

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2 Rules for Making a Great Gala Event Video

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There are consistently two rules which will make your event video the most effective it can be. The post 2 Rules for Making a Great Gala Event Video appeared first on The See3 Blog. strategy video digital agency for do-gooders DoGooder Awards gala gala dinner video gala event video nonprofit marketing nonprofit video video strategyAnd while they may seem simple, they require discipline to execute.

Into Focus: Benchmarks and Best Practices for Nonprofits and Video

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

How Nonprofits Measure Success of Video. See3, YouTube and Edelman have released a new report and guide for nonprofits about using video. 2. Orgs want to make more video, but aren’t allocating the funds to do so. Is your organization using video and getting results?

5th Annual DoGooder Video Awards: Submit your video today!

Amy Sample Ward

The DoGooder Nonprofit Video Awards , from See3, in partnership with YouTube, are back again for the 5th year! For small nonprofits that have small funds in the video department, we have a new category for the best “thrifty” videos produced for under $500.

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Eight “Thank You” Videos Created by Nonprofits

Nonprofit Tech for Good

That said, a video can often communicate your appreciation better than the written word and the eight videos below will help inspire your nonprofit to create a “Thank You” video. With peak fundraising season beginning in six months, that gives you plenty of time to create a video that both inspires and communicates your gratitude. Online Video YouTube

12 Free Nonprofit Webinars and Training Videos You’ll Love

EveryAction

If you’re a nonprofit professional, then you probably know what it’s like to be short on time. Maintaining a work-life balance is hard enough without having to hunt down the resources you and need to develop your skills. That’s why we’re giving you a shortcut. training

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Best Practices for Nonprofit Video

SocialFish

It really gets into the ROI of video, and specifically takes a look at specific business goals for video – namely marketing and raising awareness, fundraising, membership development and relations, and advocacy. We are in the same place now with video.

How to Create Video Content for Nonprofit Donations

NonProfit Hub

In our Hubinar with Jeremy Vest, we learned that video is powerful. We also learned that the problem with video is that it’s difficult. Coming up with content, conveying a message effectively, and editing and promoting a video are all challenges for creating sensational video content, especially for nonprofits. When it comes to video content generation, there are three main types of video content your organization should be focusing on: 1.

How Video Planning Helped Me Plan My Wedding

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As senior video producer at See3, I’ve seen this conundrum unfold while planning videos for all kinds of organizations, which is why I am always glad to step in […]. The post How Video Planning Helped Me Plan My Wedding appeared first on See3 Advice for Do-Gooders. strategy Video planning planning videos videos wedding planning weddings

Is 2013 the Year of Video for Nonprofits?

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

If you follow social media guru Mari Smith, you have no doubt noticed the headline ” The Year of Video ” and promotion for a free webinar on the ins and outs of video creation, video production, video marketing for small businesses on Jan. Video

Can “Viral” Videos Really Create Social Change?

Frogloop

The 30-minute “Kony 2012” video produced by the nonprofit Invisible Children , which generated over 70M views on YouTube over the past week, has caused a firestorm in the nonprofit community. The Kony 2012 video incorporates these principals exceptionally well.

The Greatest Online Video Ever Made by a Nonprofit

NonProfit Hub

I found the greatest online video ever made by a nonprofit. There are several reasons why I think this is the perfect example of an effective online video. It has a lot to do with the video itself, but it also has to do with what happens after the viewer watches.

11 Nonprofit Professionals Share Social Media and Technology Advice for Nonprofits via Instagram Video

Nonprofit Tech for Good

” You can view all videos at instagram.com/nonprofitorgs. Alexandra Bezdikian, Interactive Events and Video Producer. Mobile Media Social Media Instagram Live Reporting Video

When Should You Spend Big Bucks on Video?

See What's Out There

The question isn’t to video of not to video, but rather, when should I invest in high production value and when should I do it on the cheap? Video audience capacity distrbribution dollar shave club goals video investment video strategy

Online Video For Nonprofits

ASU Lodestar Center

Online video takes this interaction one step further. A report by tech giant Cisco found that 51% of all consumer internet traffic in 2011 was video traffic. The figure is expected to rise to 54% by 2016, at which time video-on-demand traffic will have tripled. posted by.

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Live Streaming Video for Nonprofits

Idealware

Enjoy this post and feel free to share in the comments your experiences with live video. If you’ve looked into live streaming video, you’ve probably already noticed its popularity among gamers. Events, especially, can be enhanced by live streaming video.

4 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Better Utilize Facebook Video

TechImpact

With the introduction of Facebook’s Autoplay feature, videos are becoming more eye-catching than regular text-based posts. Facebook videos also seem to be getting more organic reach in news feed than article shares […]. The post 4 Ways Your Nonprofit Can Better Utilize Facebook Video appeared first on Tech Impact Blog - Leaders in Non-Profit Technology.

16 Professionals Share Nonprofit Technology Advice via Instagram Video

Nonprofit Tech for Good

15-second video interviews are the new elevator pitch. That said, this year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference ( view on Storify ) produced sixteen Instagram videos in response to the question: What is your number one piece of nonprofit technology advice?

Ten Video Tips for Nonprofits

NTEN

A well thought out video strategy can accomplish all of these goals and more. If your organization has not yet produced video, odds are that you have been talking about it for some time. A well thought out video strategy can accomplish all of these goals and more. If your organization has not yet produced video, odds are that you have been talking about it for some time. Geof Pelaia. Founder and Marketing Consultant. Pelaia Media Group.

Why Your Nonprofit Should Invest in Video As Part Its Communications Strategy

Beth's Blog: How Nonprofits Can Use Social Media

Why Your Nonprofit Should Invest in Video As Part Its Communications Strategy – Guest Post by Michael Hoffman, CEO of See3. It’s obvious to anyone who spends time online that video is taking over the internet. 92% value the investment they have made in video.

Optimizing Your Nonprofit’s Video for YouTube Search

See What's Out There

YouTube engagement surpasses other social media platforms with billions of views and millions of hours of video watched daily. If your nonprofit wants to make the most of its next video upload, here’s what you need to know about optimization for YouTube search. The post Optimizing Your Nonprofit’s Video for YouTube Search appeared first on The See3 Blog. video optimization search SEO YouTube

4 Steps For Creating the Ultimate Video Marketing Plan

SocialFish

However, from my experience working at a leading online marketing company, I’ve identified one core area most businesses tend to forget about when it comes to their overall marketing strategy: video marketing. Create one full-length professionally recorded video.

Video And Mobile Devices

NTEN

Understanding what you need to do with video on mobile devices starts with a basic understanding of the principles of mobile marketing. Understanding what you need to do with video on mobile devices starts with a basic understanding of the principles of mobile marketing.

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5 Nonprofits Making The Most of Short Videos on Social Media

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Using short videos on social media sites is not always the best way to reach your audiences. But if your nonprofit can create authentic, short videos, here are 5 nonprofit examples that make the most of video.

5 ELI talks Videos to Inspire Your High Holidays Conversations

See What's Out There

These ELI talks videos can help you open up the conversations you need to have to build the community you dream of. Which video fits your vision for the new year best? The post 5 ELI talks Videos to Inspire Your High Holidays Conversations appeared first on The See3 Blog.

Awesome #Humanize Video!

SocialFish

Enjoy. And see the other Humanize-related summaries (PDF and workbook) we have on ReadItForMe , a GREAT business book summary site. Membership required – but worth every penny!). Featured Humanize

Google Shows Startups (and Nonprofits) How to Master SEO in 10 Minutes [VIDEO]

NetWits

Google’s over 1 million computer servers in data centers around the world handle over 1 billion searches per day. That amounts to 7.2 billion daily page views, 620 million daily visitors and 87.8 billion monthly searches. Making Google the largest traffic driver on the web.

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Announcing the 2015 DoGooder Video Awards!

NTEN

It’s that time of year again- the DoGooder Video Awards are back! If you made a video in 2014 that had an impact in your community or around the world, we want to see it. Compelling video can advance social change and create real impact. If your organization produces creative, inspiring videos, we think you deserve recognition for the work you’re doing. The DoGooder National Video Awards contest opens today! 15NTC awards dogooder NTC video awards

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