by Nona Blackman, envato If you’re an entrepreneur or small business owner you need to market your business on social media using video. Why? Because in today’s social media landscape, video rules. Consider this: Brands that use video marketing grow their year-to-year revenue 49% faster than brands that don’t. Still not convinced? Read on to discover the […]Read more "Social Media Video Guide: Why and How to Create Social Video"
By Frame.io Frame.io is the Collaborative Workflow Platform We’ve All Been Waiting For. Collaboration is a major part of filmmaking, but sometimes it seems as though technology hasn’t quite caught up with our increasingly mobile and online workflows. Frame.io has stepped in to offer users something that incorporates all of the benefits of Dropbox, Vimeo, […]Read more "Get a free 30-Day Trial of Frame.io!"
by Simple Video Making Just a reminder for viewers to watch your awesome videos in HD. 😉 Final Cut Pro X 10.4 or above is required to use this freebie. Music is not included, but it is available to download for free from now until 30 September 2018 here. Free for download here.Read more "“Watch in HD” Titles – Free FCPX Templates"
by Iain Anderson, macprovideo.com Exporting and Sharing have been covered many times here, but since the advent of 4K, things have changed just a little and it’s worth a quick recap. If you want more information on what YouTube or Vimeo are going to do to your file, read this article here. And if you want […]Read more "Final Cut Pro X: Better H.264 Exports"
by Giphy.com Have you ever watched a video online and thought, “Man, this cute cat video would be SO much better in GIFs!” In one step you can create animated GIFs from video files and YouTube links. Simply, right? You have three ways to make an animated GIF, no previous knowledge required. As the image […]Read more "Create animated GIFs from video files and YouTube links"
December 16, 2015 by Danny Greer, Rocketstock Creating a landing page to showcase your video business is easier than you might think. The following website builders are simple and affordable options for presenting your video portfolio. Whether you’re a freelance video professional or leading the marketing effort for a production company, it’s imperative that your online presence positively reflect […]Read more "The Best Services for Creating an Online Video Portfolio"
August 19, 2015 by Vimeo and Premiumbeat The Best Showreels & Demo Reels Our favorite showreels from around Vimeo. Representing the best in cinematography, color grading, motion graphics and video editing. Need music for your demos or videos? Check us out: premiumbeat.com. And click here for almost 600 inspirational video reels. For example: and […]Read more "Need Some ‘Reel’ Inspiration?"
August 17, 2015 Need some inspiration when it comes to typography? Have you bought Mister Horse, but STILL need some help with ideas? Look no further than your Vimeo backyard. Keyword search Typography will find tens of thousands of examples of what the best videos on Vimeo have to offer in the way of titles, […]Read more "Typography: Inspiration!"
June 15, 2015 by fcp.co and Vimeo We were very pleased to find an email from Vimeo this morning telling us they have published a range of editing tutorials. Even more pleased to find out 17 were dedicated to FCPX! We have covered Vimeo’s filmmaking tutorials before, but this is the first time that the […]Read more "Vimeo Video School Publishes 17 (Free) Final Cut Pro X Tutorials"
June 3, 2015 by PremiumBeat.com Maybe it’s time to create an updated reel entitled “Mid-2015?” Or perhaps you’re a recent grad ready to put together your college/intern reel to land a bigger fish? PremiumBeat created a channel in 2014 with their favorite showreels from around Vimeo representing the best in cinematography, color grading, motion graphics […]Read more "The Best Showreels & Demo Reels"