Making a video is a bit like dating
In the wake of the success of This Is a Generic Brand Video, TELUS spoke to our CEO, Patrick Lor, about engaging your audience and, yes, creating a viral video. While we don’t believe you can just go ahead and make a viral video, you can at least ensure your branded video content is enjoyable and shareable.
Pat’s tips include:
- Keep it simple.
- Check your ego at the door.
- Remember who the video is for (hint: not you).
It’s your job to understand your customer and your market and to surprise and delight them. Who knows, they may even fall in love with your brand …
Meet Derek Armstrong McNeill
Derek McNeill has been telling visual stories most of his life. The Seattlite first honed his eye working as a photographer in the US Air Force, then worked in advertising art direction and design. He now divides his time shooting his own documentary projects and stock footage. “After carrying around a camera kit for years, telling visual […] Read more