The *Only* Cartoon for B2B Marketers: Gear Squad vs Dr. Boring

October 26, 2021

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Dan Mills

Creative

Chris Lavigne

Creative

It’s true what they say: Creativity is born out of constraints. So, in the spring of 2020 when our in-person video plans for the year came to a screeching halt, it was time for us to get creative. And what came from that? A brand new cartoon! Made for everyone! But, especially for marketers who believe in the power of using creativity to defeat their boring. In Gear Squad vs Dr. Boring, a sentient (and scrappy) group of video gear springs to life to save marketing from the evil … Dr. Boring and his super-boring accomplices.

From raining on their drip campaign to turning a live stream into a “dead stream,” the goons over at Dull Corp. will stop at nothing to make marketing boring. Can the Gear Squad save their campaigns? Guess you’ll just have to watch to find out.

Oh, and we can’t forget! We’d love for you to watch the cartoon with us. So, put on your finest business-casual pajamas and join us for a Gear Squad Watch Party! We’ll watch the episodes, answer all of your cartoon questions, and give you a peek at what it was like to produce the only cartoon or B2B marketers.

🎉 You’re Invited! Gear Squad Watch Party

When? Friday, October 26 at 12:00 p.m. ET/ 9:00 a.m. PT

Where? Wherever you want!

Why? Because it’s fun to watch cartoons for work.

Hope to see you there! RSVP Here →

Just like the Gear Squad, all of us at Wistia want to help you defeat your own boring. So, we’ve created some helpful resources for you to do just that. From social media tips to video templates and more, we created (and curated) everything you need to make your videos — and your brand — brand more human.

Check them out!

Check out our Guide to Social Media Video

Consider this your one-stop shop for making social media less boring. Get essential tips for using video from Wistia’s very own Social Media Manager, Frank Emanuele.

Webinar: Get creative video ideas for any business

Want to get your own creative juices flowing? Join us for a webinar hosted by our Lead Video Producer, Chris Lavigne on Wednesday, November 17 at 1:00 p.m. ET.

Download assets to make your videos more human

Creating videos is hard! We made these royalty-free assets you can download to make your videos more human — without adding more work to your plate. Get music, webinar templates, and more! Did we mention they’re free?

Claim your free Wistia account

Whether it’s branding your video player — or getting the tips you need to make better content — we’ve got your back. Sign up for free and see how Wistia is the video platform with the resources you need to make business less boring.

We hope you take advantage of all of this cool free stuff. And if you’re feeling inspired to share what creative ideas you’ve been working on, head over to Twitter and use the hashtag #DefeatYourBoring. We want to hear more about how you and your teams are embracing constraints to find creative solutions.

October 26, 2021

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Dan Mills

Creative

Chris Lavigne

Creative

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