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Many private schools are using video to generate excitement and awareness, communicate with students and their families, and document culture and history. We talked with Mary Forrester, director of digital communications at Loomis Chaffee, and Ben Carmichael, director of marketing and communications at Concord Academy, to ask about their experiences making video...
March 10, 2015. Meryl.
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Storing Reliable, Easy-To-Use Archives in Amazon S3

Around six months ago, we rewrote our stats collection and processing pipeline from scratch. This new data pipeline follows the event stream architecture: messages sent from embedded Wistia players are...

April 1, 2015. James.
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Walk, Forrest, Walk: Don't Let Your Ideas Run Too Far

As a company that emphasizes creativity and autonomy, we've become familiar with a certain pitfall. Since it's a nebulous concept, we found it helpful to give it a name. When a teammate runs far with an...

March 30, 2015. Chris S..
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Non Sequitur Fridays

Blind Spot

"It all started on your 16th birthday. Back then, your 16th birthday was something magical… like the gateway to freedom. Once you hit that milestone, you could sign up for Driver’s Education." "At...

March 27, 2015. Ben.
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What to Do with Your Hands on Camera

People who are new to the camera struggle with how they should use their hands, but even video veterans find it tough. The fact is, most times, you're so focused on delivering a natural line that hand...

March 24, 2015. Kristen.
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Non Sequitur Fridays

Warming up for Work

I have a good habit that’s also a bad habit. I dive right into work. Sit down, open the laptop, and I’m on my way. Fast forward two hours: my throat is dry, I have a headache coming on, I’m holding...

March 20, 2015. Max S..
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Measure Your Wistia Video Performance in Google Analytics

We're making it easier than ever to measure the impact of your video efforts in the context of your larger marketing goals! We are excited to announce a fully native integration between Wistia and...

March 19, 2015. James.
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A New Jobs Page and 4 Simple Steps to Better Hiring Practices

Since our little jobs page is off to do bigger and better things, we thought it seemed apropos to reflect on the numerous ways we've improved our hiring processes over the last year. We made mistakes,...

March 18, 2015. Meredith.
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Welcome Customer Champ Emily to Wistia

We're super excited to welcome Emily Coleman to the Wistia customer happiness team! Originally from Rochester, NY, Emily joins Wistia after spending the last few years as a barista in Minneapolis. We...

March 16, 2015. Alyce.
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Non Sequitur Fridays

The Glasses of Wistia

For this Non Sequitur, we decided to go with a group approach. This particular group is Wistian employees who wear glasses, and it turns out there are a lot of us—even more than those included in this...

March 13, 2015. Meryl.
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Medium Gets Personal with Real-Time Video Responses on Twitter

On February 10, 2015, the User Happiness team at Medium kicked off the #AskMedium campaign. When followers used the hashtag and asked Medium questions via Twitter, Nick, Greg, and Luke replied with...

March 11, 2015. Meryl.