By Kristen Lunman published October 20, 2014

5 Videos Your Business Can’t Live Without

Developing a strategy for your video marketing involves knowing how to match the video format to your purpose. Learn why you need to know these five types of videos – brand, explainer, case study, demo and culture – and see who’s already doing them well. Continue reading

By Evan Rodgers published October 14, 2014

Hear the Call? 3 Steps for Better Video CTAs

Creating an engaging and tightly integrated call to action for your video isn’t easy. Create a funny voiceover or a slick-motion graphic? Incorporate it in the video or the description? The right answers hinge on what you want to achieve. Learn how these three steps will enable you to create more effective CTAs for your video marketing. Continue reading

By Andrew Davis published August 31, 2014

4 Branded Content Lessons From a Content Cancellation

In his new column for Chief Content Officer Magazine, Andrew Davis is dishing out content marketing advice to unsuspecting targets — whether they want it or not. This time, Davis takes video hosting company Wistia to task and comes away with 4 branded content lessons from a content cancellation. Continue reading

By Clare McDermott published August 28, 2014

7 Inspiring Lessons from 2014′s Top Content Marketers

Today we are excited to announce the finalists competing for the title of the 2014 Content Marketing Awards’ Content Marketer of the Year. They have already won in individual categories, and as we celebrate their accomplishments, it’s also important to understand what they’re doing well. As we review their work, we can get 7 inspiring lessons from the year’s top content marketers. Continue reading

By Michael Litt published August 5, 2014

3 Ways to Improve Marketing ROI with Video Content

As content marketing budgets continue to increase, tracking is critical to understanding whether your content strategy is effective. Luckily, just as online video content is becoming the most popular format, it’s also one of the most measurable content media you can add to your mix. Get 3 ways to improve marketing ROI with video content. Continue reading

By Andreas Panayi published June 25, 2014

4 Steps to Take Video Content Beyond Ads

The real evolution online is the huge shift to video for almost every form of content and communication. Use these 4 steps to better engage your audience and take your video content beyond advertising. Continue reading

By Natasha Giraudie published May 18, 2014

Using Video Content to Tell High-Emotion Stories: Nonprofit Marketing

If nonprofits want their short films to change the world, they need to be seen. Check out these 3 successful cause-driven video content efforts and the distribution strategies behind them. They’re good examples of how to tell high-emotion stories with visual content. Continue reading

By Michael Litt published February 16, 2014

Optimize Your Video Content: A Simple 5-Step Process

Video marketing involves work. A video has to be timely, relevant, memorable, and most importantly, optimized if you’re going to see any return on investment. Use this simple 5-step process to optimize your video content. Continue reading

By Dane Frederiksen published January 22, 2014

5 Steps to Repurposing Killer Online Content from a Webinar

Webinars can be great for sharing expertise with your audience, but the format has drawbacks, so don’t lean on them exclusively. Use these 5 steps to repurpose your webinars into more engaging online content. Continue reading

By Shelly Bowen published January 5, 2014

How A Strategy Can Help You Create Video Content Worth Watching

Just about anyone can create a video these days, but coming up with a compelling, worthwhile video is another story. Find out how a content strategy can help you create video content that’s worth watching. Continue reading