Category Archives: Podcast

Using Animation!

Today on Video Marketing Madness Using Animation! Ray gives us a great, easy way for created animation for videos and when to use it.

Use animation with produced videos: intros and outros, logos. lower thirds and contact info. Animation is great in video sales letters and YouTube end screens.

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Creating Video Testimonials

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Creating Video Testimonials. Ray explains the value of, and the best way to create video testimonials.

Structure is – state name and problem, what the person decided to do and the result. Share it to a testimonial page on your website, testimonial playlist on your YouTube channel, social media, blog and GMB.

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Pocket Video Productions

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Pocket Video Productions. Ray has great ideas on shooting professional videos with your smartphone

Extempore is a software that will add a telepromoter to your smartphone. Filmic Pro allows you to use all four cameras on an iPhone. In the field, Ray uses his iPhone with the Movo LED light

Today’s episode is made possible by Adobe Creative Suite. Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and more in one suite! http://rayslinks.com/adobecs

Creating a Home Video Studio

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Creating a Home Video Studio. Ray gives us a list of things we need to create a good, inexpensive home video studio.

Use your smartphone as the camera and mount it on a tripod. You don’t need a lot of room. For green screen, paint a wall with green screen paint, or use a green sheet. Ray uses the Movo LV1 lavalier mic. For lighting, make sure you have fill, key, and backlights. Daylight balanced fluorescent light bulbs work. Use two soft lights on the green screen.

Today’s episode is made possible by Adobe Creative Suite. Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator, and more in one suite! http://rayslinks.com/adobecs

Get the REAL Tools You Need

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Get the REAL Tools You Need. Ray talks about how not to get scammed by affiliate products.

-Beware of scams. Can you trust the promoter and check reviews to see if they are real. If it seems to good to be real, it probably is.
-Beware the OTO.

Today’s episode is made possible by Adode Creative Suite. Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and more in one suite! http://rayslinks.com/adobecs

Videos, Online Reviews and Helping Businesses

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Videos, Online Reviews and Helping Businesses. Great strategies for helping during COVID-19

-Rep videos help market a business’ 5-star reputation and you can build GMB links and citations
-Now is a good time to make how to vids. For example, a dentist client of Ray’s made a video on how to make hand sanitizer at home
-Encourage reviews in multiple venues and media

Today’s episode is made possible by Adode Creative Suite. Photoshop, After Effects, Illustrator and more in one suite! http://rayslinks.com/adobecs

How to make money while quarantined

Today on Video Marketing Madness – How to make money while quarantined. It’s a good time to start a home-based business, and Ray ideas on what to do
-Matt Bushes “Crises Pro” show you how to help restaurants right now. http://rayslinks.com/crisespro
-Walt Bayless has a great way to make money in this economy. Check it out. http://rayslinks.com/waltwebinar
-Here’s a way to make money with affiliate marketing from Brett Rutecky https://www.raythevideoguy.com/300dollarday
-And Ray has a free course on how to set up a local business channel and make money from that. https://raysbonuses.memberportal.io/site/landing_page/29343

This episode made possible by Envato Elements! Over 2 million assets, like video, music, sounds, templates and more! http://rayslinks.com/elements

Helping Businesses in Hard Times

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Helping Businesses in Hard Times. Ray has all kinds of ideas on how to help businesses and profit now.
-Restaurants need help communicating that they offer curb side pickup or delivery
-Bankruptcy lawyers will be busy soon. They need to get the word out
-Set up remote video interviews with local businesses
-Gym membership sites for workouts

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Creating Interactive Videos

Today on Video Marketing Madness – Creating Interactive Videos. Ray has a really slick way to create interactive videos for your website.

Interactr Elements is the way to create website interactive videos. They have lots of great templates and you can include interactive links like surveys, other videos and downloads. If your client offers many products and services, you can guide the website visitor to the right solution by asking qualifying questions’

This episode made possible by Interactr Elements! Create interactive videos by heading here: http://www.raythevideoguy.com/interactr

The YouTube Embedded Player – Cons and Pros

Today on Video Marketing Madness: The YouTube Embedded Player – Cons and Pros

Cons:
-YouTube took away some things like auto-paly
-Can’t get rid of YouTube branding
-Shows related videos if paused
-Video can be flagged and removed

Pro is ranking juice for video and website page

For the home page, use a third-party player. Ray likes Kaptiwa because it’s a file host that is good for streaming, and it’s a player. It’s fast with no buffering and it gives you a lot of options like player colors and size, adding a logo and pop-ups. You can also add metadata for SEO, and a Google Pixel for retargeting.

Today’s show is made possible by Kaptiwa, a new video storage and player! http://www.raythevideoguy.com/kaptiwa