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Getting started with videoblogging

Discussion in 'Blogging' started by Diamond Damien, Nov 7, 2006.

  1. Diamond Damien

    Diamond Damien Owner BlackHatWorld Staff Member Jr. VIP

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    Getting started with videoblogging


    Videoblogging is the next generation of posting ideas and products over the internet. Everybody knows about textblogging. Now they use videos for a better way of expression. This form of communication may entail a lot of resources, but it is all worth it. If pictures say a thousand words, videoblogging exceeds that by far.

    A videoblog requires larger disk spaces on websites, a faster server, and a whole new set of programs to support it. Videoblogs can be fed through RSS. This is technology of syndicating your website to other RSS aggregators.

    Videoblogging works with people on the internet expressing their selves. Now if you put this on a business prospective, you are up to a lot of benefits. Think of it as a powerful tool in making showing your prospective customers your line of products or your services. It?s just like showing a commercial all for free. And if you videoblog through RSS, then most probably you are getting your target market.

    People like to see what they are going to buy. Some would like to see proof and be sure that they are getting their money?s worth before shelving their dimes on it. All of us know the influence of a thirty second commercial. The effect of videoblogging is similar to that. You show your product, people watch it. If they like it, they buy it. If you present it good enough, they?ll buy the product even if they don?t need it.

    Now on the web, things are pretty much static, unlike in television in which all are moving. If you post something that is mobile, it would most likely catch attention. Now imaging your product parading in all it?s royalty through videoblog. You?ll get phone call orders in no time.

    If your business is just starting up, you can create a videoblog right at your own home. All you need is your web camera, microphone, video software, and lights. For as long as you know how to use your camera, then you can create a videoblog.

    Invest in a good web camera. The higher its resolution is the better the output. And you like to present your goods in the optimum way so get the best one possible. Make a short story, or just capture your goods in one go. Just make sure you are getting the best profile for each. Get those creativity juices flowing.

    Lights are important in a production. Make sure you illuminate entirely the area you are going to use to create videoblog. The brighter the area, the crispier the images will be. You can also use lighting effects for added appeal to the presentation.

    Should you require sounds for your videoblog, you need a microphone. Record you voice as a voice over for promoting the product and its benefit to consumers. Sounds are as important as videos on a videoblog. It is advisable to make your sound effects as enticing as the video.

    Your video editing software can be any program. You need this to finalize your work. You can add sounds, delete some bad angles, or insert some still pictures in there too. Some programs are user-friendly and can be used even with zero knowledge on video editing. Even simple video editing programs should do the trick. Select your background carefully too. The light affects the presentation so make sure that the background and the light complements each other.

    Videoblogging is a great tool but it also has it downside. It may slow down the computer so other may steer clear of it. Download time may also be time consuming especially if customer is still on a dial- up connection.

    But don?t let those stop you. Let videoblogging be an alternative for you, though it is best to still keep the text and pictures present in your presentation to accommodate all possible viewers of your site.

    Nowadays, the more creative you are in presenting your product to the market, they more you are likely to succeed. Videoblogging offers an interactive way of selling. You involve the customers. You instill in them the advantage of your goods. And at times, those are enough to make a sale.
     
  2. gotosite777

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    Video bloggin will increase the visitors to site
     
  3. prowebhoster

    prowebhoster Newbie

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    Thanks for the information. I just started playing with all the video stuff and have been thinking of doing commercials like said.
     
  4. groverinri

    groverinri Registered Member

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    look up vlogin google for various resources
     
  5. Rodog

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    Thanks for the info.
     
  6. xanubi

    xanubi Registered Member

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    videoblogging is a great way and very good money earner!
    Do some good videoblogs, and you'll see.
     
  7. crazyguyz

    crazyguyz Newbie

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    I've just start a video blog and waitting to see the result, thank for your info
     
  8. smaxor

    smaxor Newbie

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    video engines are pretty easy to rank in with a little finagling ( is that a word? ) as theirs no real text. Really doesn't take much I HIGHLY encourage people to try posting vids on youtube and see what happens.
     
  9. nomirock

    nomirock Registered Member

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    i am planning to make a video blog
     
  10. nicho

    nicho Regular Member

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    Hi Guys, Dave is soooo right to push video as the next big thing, l was seriously into video 4 years ago and spent a fortune on the best software like a dick only to realise l had to wait for the internet and folks at home to replace their computers and get broadband what an idiot l was.

    We are seeing convergence at a fast paste now as tv computors ipod etcs start to merge together along with the biggest market which is video from the new iphones.

    I am just putting together a new website for videomarketing where everyone can get the right tools and advice under one roof. regards nicho
     
  11. Shikamaru523

    Shikamaru523 Newbie

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    good lookin out..as always
     
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    This is an advance tactic coming towards the webmasters and bloggers, which, for sure, will hold the whole leading portion in the email marketing. However, this tactics may cost a bit more; but definitely with better results and earnings as well.
     
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    STRONG BUMP from a little over 5 years ago.. but yeah videoblogging is still effective!
     
  14. R0otX

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    loooks good , might try it out
     
  15. nanexo

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    Aside from photo-blogging, video blogging is the next thing I like. Especially when you blog videos of music one's and those funny gigs. Good idea though