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Anyone who stands to make it big in the business world needs to understand the importance of design. From the logo you use to the store you create; your visual abilities will see you through. You need to understand everything from how color impacts shoppers, to which designs would keep them on your site.
— Amplified Metrics (@ampmetrics) November 21, 2017
It’s also important to note that, in this modern age, consumers are turning towards more visual aspects of any business. They don’t want to work to know what you’re about. This is a fast shopping culture, where you need to find a way to reach out and get them to take notice. And, what better way than through the medium of film? Cheap editing software has made it possible for any company to access the video world. And, many are choosing to do just that. Here’s how you could make the medium work for your enterprise, too.
Marketing they can’t ignore
Video advertising is nothing new. Since the early days of television, companies have made the most of this medium. Of course, only the big businesses could afford those advertising costs. But, small companies can now get in on the trend thanks to the internet. Many sites now feature video advertisements which play automatically. These are much cheaper to host than television alternatives, but can have the same impact. This way, you don’t need to wait for a customer to come to you. You can reach out and make sure they notice what you do.
It’s important to remember, though, that nothing is stopping your viewer from clicking away. As such, you need an advertisement which instantly intrigues and impresses. To even a stand a chance of achieving that, it’s crucial you develop a professional finish with help from companies like Moving Bits. With a little direction from you, such companies can design you a video fit for the big screen. Think, too, of keeping this as short as possible. It’s sort of like an elevator pitch but in a video format. You want customers to know what your product does before they have a chance to click away.
The social side of things
And, of course, social media is a business must in this modern age. Lucky for you, video can play a huge part here, too. YouTube is a highly successful platform. And, more and more companies are getting behind it. By starting a channel, and posting regularly, you can keep your product fresh in viewers’ minds. These don’t even have to be obvious promotional pieces. Remember that the whole point of social media is to put a face to your company. You could do videos which don’t obviously relate to your product, then find subtle ways to link back to it. For example, a microwave company could do a video about the perfect night in, and feature their products in the ‘food’ section. Thinking outside the box like this keeps viewers interested. This way, you’ll stand a much better chance of earning sales.