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Featured : Production

5 Ways to Fix Your Shot in Post-Production

It's shakier than you thought. It's completely washed out. The framing looks weird. There's a stranger in the background staring at the camera. In some cases, you...
by Trevor Holmes - November 17, 2016 -
Featured : Production

3 Ways to Make Catchier Videos with Psychology

Videos are one of the best ways to grab your audience's attention, but they come with a non-negotiable time commitment. You need to convince people to give up a...
by Kristen Craft - November 8, 2016 -
Featured : Production

Enhance Your Video Marketing Strategy with Captions

Regardless of where your video lives, captions are a great way to ensure that your viewers are consuming your content in the way that works best for them. After...
by Jenny Mudarri - November 3, 2016 -
Featured : Product Updates

Brand New Customize Tools: Chapters and Password

We're excited to announce that you can add chapters to your videos to give your viewers more control, or require a password on your Wistia videos to restrict access.
by Naike Romain - November 1, 2016 -
Featured : Production

10 Reasons Why Retainers Work Better for the Agency and the Client

Over the last year, my business changed dramatically – I shifted away from one-off projects and began focusing on longer-term contracts. With one-off engagements,...
by Ian Servin - October 28, 2016 -
Featured : Production

The Ins and Outs of Animated Video: An Interview with Austin Saylor

One of online video's superpowers is to build stronger human connections, and Wistia has been known to champion live action videos for this purpose, but animation...
by Alyce Currier - October 26, 2016 -
Featured : Strategy

3 Ways to Leverage Context and Create Impactful Video Experiences

Through a lot of trial and error, we've learned that you can leverage the relationship between a video and its context to make seamless experiences and compel...
by Andrew Capland - October 20, 2016 -
Featured : Strategy

6 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Have an Autoplaying Homepage Video

Video can be a wonderful addition to your website design and marketing, but like all creative page elements, the context in which it is deployed is critical. In...
by Phil Nottingham - October 18, 2016 -
Featured : Strategy

Why Every Customer-Facing Employee Needs a Video Email Signature

Customer-facing employees should start thinking about a video email signature in the same way that they view Wi-Fi access at work—it's not a luxury, but a...
by Margot da Cunha - October 13, 2016 -
Featured : Strategy

How to Add Video into Your Content Strategy

Video content can fit into what you already have planned, help you create lasting connections with your audience, and move your metrics up and to the right. In...
by Margot Mazur - October 11, 2016 -
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