Thursday Thirteeen - 13 You Tube Tips - Getting Your Message Across
Everyone from rockstars to politicians are using You Tube or other similar free video storage and distribution services for promotion.
There is potential here for promoting your home business as well.
Given that you know how to operate the basic equipment, here are a few tips on getting your message across.
- Introduce yourself and name your business
- Speak clearly and not too quickly
- Make it interesting to the viewer
- Choose a suitable background
- Know your topic and rehearse the steps
- Have pre prepared items close at hand
- Use closeups as well as zooming out and text as needed
- Keep facing the audience at all times
- Make sure others not involved are out of shot and sound range
- Offer value to the viewer & refrain from sales pitches
- If doing a series, don’t assume prior knowledge of other episodes
- Recap main steps or key points at the end
- Include your web address or contact details