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Old 02-05-2009, 11:38 PM   #1
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Anyone use Youtube? I have only incorporated still pictures to this point but plan on some more elaborate stuff this summer.

Any suggestions for improvements?

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Old 02-06-2009, 08:08 AM   #2
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two suggestions: lose that song; songs with words distract from the message. use instrumental music as background.

also, you need more examples of your work - looks like just one deck in that clip.

very nice start though.

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I don't have speakers for my computer at the office so I can't offer an opinion of the song but VERY interesting idea...

Were the photographs taken by a professional photographer?
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Very interesting idea! I think I might have to try this strategy once our new site is launched!
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I love this idea, have you gotten any calls from this? How do you market to get people to go there?

Constructive critisim: I like the song, but it is distracting. If you have more photos, I would add them. Do you have a website and can you incorporate this into it?

Thanks for the idea!!
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I love this idea, have you gotten any calls from this? How do you market to get people to go there?

Constructive critisim: I like the song, but it is distracting. If you have more photos, I would add them. Do you have a website and can you incorporate this into it?

Thanks for the idea!!
The music - I get it, but didn't want canned, elevator music. Yes, I have a ton more photos but wanted to concentrate on just the before/afters on one job.

Yes, I have a website and may include some of the videos in my blog. Bury the Youtube videos with keywords and they will rank just as high as any blog posts.
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I like it - the idea but you have to be very aware of using copywrited music, especially for commercial/monetary gains. Maybe use summer sounds like birds singing and such.
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two suggestions: lose that song; songs with words distract from the message. use instrumental music as background.
agree

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...you have to be very aware of using copywrited music, especially for commercial/monetary gains. Maybe use summer sounds like birds singing and such.

and agree
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Great Pictorial

On each slide / at bottom

1) Your Company Name

2)website across bottom of each slide - It shows too little time and hard to react

3)phone number on each slide

Gives Viewer a chance to write down your info

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Great Idea, looks good, minus the song. Also the marque web add is way too fast!!
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Nice video. I have just made my first video and placed it on youtube. I plan on making a bunch more and using them on my website. I think anything that gets your name in front of people is going to help.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lxp0kP0drY&feature=channel_page

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