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Harry Hayes

How To Produce Your Social Media Videos More Cost Effectively.

There's a Really Easy Way To Get the Social Media Videos You Need at a Lower Price.  These days, it seems like marketers everywhere are producing social media videos. These are short, simple...
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Cause Marketing: How Video Made an Impact for the Podcast World Tour.

They Started Out Wanting to Promote a Good Cause, and Ended up Winning an Appreciation Award. I've written several posts about using video to promote causes and nonprofit organizations. Past...
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On-the-Street Interviews: Scenes From the Kirkwood Wine Stroll 2019.

It's An Annual Event Where Everyone Has a Great Time. And I've Got the Video to Prove It. Every year, the Kirkwood Business Owners' Association sponsors the Kirkwood Wine Stroll. It's a great...
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Which Story Is Right For Your Business? Here Are Seven to Choose From.

According to Christopher Booker, There Are Only Seven Basic Plots That Stories Can Tell. Have you ever gone to a movie and thought halfway through the story seemed kind of familiar? Or started...
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Check Out This Event Video: The 2019 Atlanta Beltline Lantern Parade.

After Designing a New Lightweight Rig For Shooting Event Videos, I Couldn't Wait To Try It Out. Event videos can be really difficult to shoot—especially when you have to carry a lot of camera...
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Political Video: Using Storytelling and Narrative to Help Differentiate a Candidate.

Every Politician Has a Story Tell. The Secret is Telling It in a Way That Connects With Voters. Marketers often talk about authenticity—establishing a brand and telling memorable brand...
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The Power of Video: How To Improve Website Conversions and Sales Funnel Results.

The Popularity of Online Video Is Speeding Up the Buyer's Journey, and Kicking Sales Into Higher Gear. If you’re in sales, you know all about sales funnels—those pipelines for generating,...
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Sorry, But You Aren't the Hero of Your Business Video. Or At Least You Shouldn't Be.

  Too many business owners make the same mistake in their videos—they talk about themselves. Imagine you’re doing a video for your brand or business. You’re standing in front of a camera, the red...
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Sometimes Videos Need to Work Without Sound. Here Are Two Examples.

You're good on camera. You tell a great story. But none of that matters if your viewers can't hear you. As a video producer, I often talk about the importance of visual storytelling. That's where...
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Healthcare Video: An Amazing Story About Teaching Deaf Kids to Hear.

"Teaching Deaf Kids to Hear" May Sound Like an Exaggeration, But at the Auditory-Verbal Center, That's Exactly What They Do. A few weeks ago, I heard about a truly amazing non-profit...
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Why Did a Client 3,000 Miles Away Hire Me to Direct My First Video?

Believe It Or Not, It All Started With a Freelance Writing Project for Intel Microprocessors. People often ask me how I started directing YouTube videos. My first big opportunity came along...
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Event Marketing: How I Created an Event Video Weeks Before the Event.

One of the Perks of Being a Video Client Is Having Footage Available for the Next Project. Last year I created a TV campaign for Farmview Market. Located about an hour from Atlanta, in...
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