Videos have proven to be one of the most engaging visual content types for blogs. A great video can hook the audience’s interest, educate leads, increase sales, and establish your brand’s credibility as an information provider. In fact, 51.9% of marketers believe that videos have the biggest ROI amongst all content types.
Online video is an excellent communication tool that is used in a variety of contexts. Similar to almost any other form of online content, there are some inherent disadvantages seen in online video. Also similar to almost any other form of online content, there are practical solutions for most issues that arise with online video. […]
First it was strong written content, then it was killer podcasts and now it’s video. The web and specifically blogging is still in an infancy period and for that reason bloggers tend to jump from one type of medium to another in terms of how they present their content to readers. The truth is while […]
When it comes to video hosting, which option is the best for your blog? Should you stick with an in house solution, pay for a premium service (like VideoPress) or choose YouTube instead? While everyone has their own preference for which video service is the best, here are a few questions bloggers should ask before selecting […]
Last year I wrote a post lamenting about the lack of video blogging apps for the iPhone, especially after Apple launched the iPhone 3GS (not to mention allowing video apps for 2G and 3G iPhones). Unfortunately the number of iPhone blogging apps embracing video has not improved since then, despite the fact that video editing […]
Five years ago if someone told me that we would be editing images on our cell phones and uploading them to our blogs just as easily as a laptop (or desktop), I probably would have laughed in their face. Flash forward towards today and here I am now amazed that I am able to edit […]
After purchasing an iPhone 3GS about a week ago, I was excited to see what new video blogging apps have emerged since the iPhone 3GS’s launch this summer. While it seems like every twitter app from Twittelator Pro to Tweetie 2 is including video and/or audio (via third party hacks), a quick scan through the […]