Short videos that run two minutes or less can yield huge gains on social media. Understand how to make these short clips, learn where to upload them for maximum exposure, and start shooting video today. Short videos are a great stepping stone into the video world for all bloggers. You can shoot many of these with just your hands and overlay music. No more cringing at the thought of hearing your own voice! Try a few videos using just your smartphone and a few apps. As you gain more experience, you can invest in more equipment for a more sophisticated setup.
Youtube is the number two search engine in the world, and the only way to be discovered is to start uploading your videos today. Learn how to optimize your Youtube channel and to harness the power of video. The Beginner’s Guide to Short Video is an 18-page ebook that helps bloggers dive into the world of short video creation, publishing, and promotion.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS
Angie Holden shot her first YouTube video in 2012 but has recently fallen in love with the short video movement. You can find her most days filming short videos for her own brands as well as Consumer Crafts. Angie blogs at The Country Chic Cottage. Angie has previously published two ebooks: 101 Ways to Organize in Jars and A Complete Guide to Natural Cleaning.
Jessica Hill decided to make 2015 “The Year of YouTube” and has made video creation a crucial part of her blog content. In addition to creating video for her own blog, she has created video for HP’s MyPrintly and Hometalk. Jessica blogs at Mad in Crafts. Jessica published her first ebook, Mad Writing Skills: A Non-Threatening Guide to Grammar for Creative Bloggers, in 2013.
WHAT YOU WILL FIND IN THE BOOK
- Benefits of Short Form Video
- Create and Upload a Short Video
- After the Upload
- Recommended Equipment
- Recommended Phone Apps
- Recommended Editing Software
- Recommended Music Sources
- Branding Your Videos
- Optimizing Your YouTube Channel
- Choosing Great Content
- Getting Views
- Maximizing Your Content
PURCHASE THE BOOK
The Beginner’s Guide to Short Video is available on eJunkie for just $8.99.