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Will Franco

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We had clients with the same concern. They hired a professional and made an evergreen video, or talent to make and send the videos on their behalf.
 

DMartinez

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I also NEVER even thought about an explainer video. @Craig as expected you've nailed all the pain points PLUS anticipated all the hesitations. Excellent Excellent job!
Nice how technology has advanced. When I worked for George Washington U I was director of an online Resource for students/teachers/parents of students with disabilities. I frequently did a web walk* for them- usually over a conference call system 😜 or standing in front of a conference full of people and plowing through the website while on stage. Let me tell you it gave me a greater appreciation for all the web support people having to talk me through web crashes and dilemmas on the phone.

Discussing what was new, the major highlights, and how/where to dive deeper for that one greatly needed nugget of information for their survival in school was essential. As our site was grant-funded we needed to make sure our money was well spent and actually used and offered a functional tool by end-users

*A web walk is similar to a book picture walk- where you familiarize yourself with what the story may be about. It provides you with contextual clues to help you understand what the story is about- and it's great whether your literacy skills are low or high.
 

DMartinez

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I just can't bring myself to do this...I can just imagine grumpy guests calling up saying "NO BUT I WANT TO SPEAK TO CRAIG THE GUY IN THE VIDEO!!!"

Has anyone done something different like a video explainer instead?

For example, we have one aimed at owners, maybe I could do one like this for guests?


I recall way back when the forum started there was a similar media company that did something similar to this. I tried my hand at it. It was ok- I may have even posted my project here. Not sure if it's been archived since then.
 

Matt Landau

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Staff member
OK time to do some talking head video lessons!

If you said you wanted a little coaching in this process, here we go.

FIRST: BUY A WEBCAM: please make sure you have a high-quality webcam (don't rely on the one inside your laptop or desktop monitor...I promise, it's worth the difference). I recommend Logitech (either c920 or Brio). If you choose NOT to invest in the webcam, please note that the quality of your videos will leave a lot to be desired. But that it's still possible.

SECOND: Click 'Like" or any other emotion on this post so I can see how many people have done step 1.
 

DMartinez

Ambassador
Inner Circle
Wing Fighter
OK time to do some talking head video lessons!

If you said you wanted a little coaching in this process, here we go.

FIRST: BUY A WEBCAM: please make sure you have a high-quality webcam (don't rely on the one inside your laptop or desktop monitor...I promise, it's worth the difference). I recommend Logitech (either c920 or Brio). If you choose NOT to invest in the webcam, please note that the quality of your videos will leave a lot to be desired. But that it's still possible.

SECOND: Click 'Like" or any other emotion on this post so I can see how many people have done step 1.
@Matt Landau - Is this moving forward?
 

DMartinez

Ambassador
Inner Circle
Wing Fighter
OK time to do some talking head video lessons!

If you said you wanted a little coaching in this process, here we go.

FIRST: BUY A WEBCAM: please make sure you have a high-quality webcam (don't rely on the one inside your laptop or desktop monitor...I promise, it's worth the difference). I recommend Logitech (either c920 or Brio). If you choose NOT to invest in the webcam, please note that the quality of your videos will leave a lot to be desired. But that it's still possible.

SECOND: Click 'Like" or any other emotion on this post so I can see how many people have done step 1.
@Matt Landau - Well, heck seems like me, Google, and Youtube will be holding our own classes?
 
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