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Today, I'm proud to announce that we have taken a major step to make video more accessible to all businesses. Introducing the new and improved Wistia Free Plan! We believe that video is the best and most scalable tool to help any business bring humanity to their online presence. Here at Wistia, we found that the only way to improve our video skills and develop a...
October 21, 2014. Chris S..
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Non Sequitur Fridays

A Waking Gene?

Phil is a family friend. He sleeps for less than four hours a day. I had a vague sense of his sleep habits when I was younger, although it wasn't until recently that I became curious about the details.

October 31, 2014. Meryl.
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Why Sandboxx, Madein, and Rocketboard are Using Background Videos

A few weeks ago, we wrote a blog post on the code behind our new homepage, which features a fullscreen background video. As a video hosting company, we were excited to give video a prominent role on the...

October 29, 2014. Meryl.
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Welcome Videographer Trevor to Wistia!

We're super excited to welcome Trevor Holmes to Wistia, where he'll be making videos! In fact, he's already helped out with quite a few, most notably displaying his surprising ability to balance a...

October 27, 2014. Alyce.
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Non Sequitur Fridays

The Season I've Waited For All Year

What makes fall so great? Is it that unique smell on that first crisp morning? Is it the first frost on the grass with kids running through it? The pumpkin picking and apple cider doughnuts? I’m drawn...

October 24, 2014. Casey.
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Selling an Experience with Video at Orange Torpedo Trips

Selling an experience with video can be a challenge: you don't have a physical product to film, and you want to pique your audience's interest without giving away the entire adventure. Determining what...

October 23, 2014. Meryl.
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Non Sequitur Fridays

Now

Pause. Take a deep breath. What is happening right now? Do you hear cars honking outside, or co-workers chatting? Maybe the soft clicking of keyboards, or a rumbling HVAC unit? What do you notice? What...

October 17, 2014. Jonathan.
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7 GoPro Lessons I Learned from Pretending to Be a Videographer for a Week

Why not bring my GoPro and my iPhone and tell everyone at the wedding that I'm the videographer? This little "fake it till you make it" experiment taught me a few things I'd love to share about shooting...

October 16, 2014. Dan.
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ModCloth: Creating a Community of Satisfied Customers with Product Videos

Many online stores rely on photographs and descriptions to tell the stories of different items, and in some cases, these methods are sufficient. For products like clothes, however, that must fit, feel,...

October 15, 2014. Meryl.
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Non Sequitur Fridays

Sycamore Trees and Other Horrifying Things: A Twin Peaks Primer

Monday of this week, the internet exploded in rapture: after twenty-five long years, Mark Frost and David Lynch announced to the world that their beloved, ever-mystifying cult classic, *Twin Peaks*,...

October 10, 2014. Olivier.
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Improved Processing Speeds in Wistia

We're proud to announce that Wistia video processing speeds just got faster! 2 to 3 times faster, to be exact. That means that you'll spend less time waiting and more time customizing, embedding, and...

October 9, 2014. Ben.