Highly Effective Video Blogging

Content Marketing

Video blogging is pretty much the in-thing these days, and are often referred to as vlogging (Video + Blogging). It seems to be the new holy grail in getting others to pay attention to what you are saying. To make the most out of vlogging, you need to follow a few essential tips, which will be discussed next.

Highly Effective Tips for Vlogging

Capture people's attention with what you are saying and make the information you are sharing useful by presenting tips and tutorials that people can benefit from. For instance, if you were selling beauty products, you could feature some of the best-selling ones, and give your viewers an indication where they will be able to find these. You may even want to review one or two of the more popular products by featuring the benefits

Knowing how to edit your video blog will keep the audience entertained and focused. The recommended length for any video blog would normally be between 2 minutes to 12 minutes. The saying goes that short and simple does it for you. The main thing to remember over here is to ensure that the key thought was brought across to your audience to get them to take action on what they have just experienced from your video blog. In order not to bore your viewers, you should make use of some cool editing techniques.

Invest in a very good digital camera to take pictures with. Nothing can be more off-putting than poorly taken images should you wish to do a tutorial or DIY demo when posting your video blog. People will regard you as unprofessional if you don't use a good quality camera.

Your message should come across clear and done in an attractive way without distracting your viewers with sloppy pronunciations or weird facial expressions.

In addition, you should be quick in responding to any comments made on your vlog posts, and doing so in a respectful and courteous manner. As with any form of media, you will find people who will bash your video blog. The key thing to remember here is to take it with a grain of salt and focus on the positive feedback you get from interacting with your viewers.

In order to make the most out of your video blogs, you should link it to you social media accounts such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and more...

There are a few things that you'll need to get started with your video blog. These would involve buying a domain name, getting hosting, making use of WordPress, get yourself a YouTube WordPress plugin, and invest in a good video player in time to come. Other things you would need is a fairly powerful computer.

Having said this, most entrepreneurs are not technically minded and will not necessarily know what programs to use, how to edit properly, or even create effective video scripts to promote their products or services thereby retaining their prospect's attention all the way through to the point where they are ready to purchase the product. You can find some very useful advice from the eBook entitled "Video Blogging Cash System - The Ultimate Video Blogging Profit Plan"

Anthony Khoury

at The Small Business Doctor

Aspiring entrepreneur and marketer. Loves building start ups and small business in general. Just released a book called The Beach Bum Millionaire: How to build a Million Dollar Business The Lazy Way

Comments (2)
Eric Phuah

Eric Phuah, Director at

Thanks for the vlogging tips Anthony! Also a good idea to check out similar vlogs with a large number of views, to see what they are doing right and attracting viewers.

Anthony Khoury

Anthony Khoury at The Small Business Doctor

cheers Eric