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No industry was left undisturbed by the current pandemic. The majority of web design and marketing agencies immediately felt pressures as clients canceled, marketing budgets were reduced, and businesses scrambled to figure out how to improve their online presence.
Writing, producing, and acting in her own web series, Redheads Anonymous, has Elisabeth Ness pretty busy these days. But she takes the time to discuss a few do's and dont's for web series success, and how she made hers an overnight success.
Web series, Model Wife, is a great example of how many in the industry are branching out and capitalizing on the availability and DIY-ness of web video. Model Wife was created, written and produced by Cory Cavin, Bill Grandberg and Josh Lay. It's a comedic web series about a normal guy, his supermodel wife and their two neighbors. After meeting Cory and Josh while working on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and becoming fast friends and a fan of their work, Edmond Hawkins jumped at the chance to direct an episode. Six episodes and one year later, and he’s still at it.
Video content appeals to brands because it increases engagement on social media while boosting traffic to websites and increasing conversions. Producing original videos can be labor-intensive, though, and smaller companies may avoid video production due to lack of time or creative talent. The good news is that you can use content you’ve already created to produce high-performing videos.
Smaller budget features often have a limited number of shoot days for what a higher budget film might have double or triple the time to shoot. On top of that, a shooting schedule with multiple locations may require moving locations during the course of each shoot day.
Content is easy to create. All you need to do is throw some words on a page and you’re done. No thought, no time, no attention. While I will agree that this is a form of content, I would suggest that as it relates to branding your business on the Web there is also no reason for it to exist. What does work is quality.
Before you start creating marketing videos to grow your business, you want to make sure you avoid common mistakes that will certainly hurt your results. I’ve overseen the creation,optimization, and publication of thousands of web videos for business owners and entrepreneurs in professional services.
As a writer, producer, and actor, I’ve seen and experienced a few scary things over the years. As the amount of independent films, web-series, and shorts being made increases, it’s a great time to review some basic things to make your production less frightening and more professional, from producing, to acting, to being a member of the crew.
Quick Brown Fox Productions was founded in 2015 by Michael A. Livingston and Amanda Dreschler in Los Angeles, CA. Together they form a creative team writing, directing and producing independent films and web content. The talk briefly about their production company from its inception to their work with the Nat Geo film Take Me Back.