TIPS & BEST PRACTICES

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VIDEO: Benefits of Working With a Small Agency

Today, we’re going to be talking about the benefits of using a smaller agency. That’s because we here at Jump Start Video consider ourselves a small creative agency. There’s only five, count us, five of us right now at the date we are recording this, in January 2020.

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VIDEO: How To Sell On Social

Tired of putting time and effort into your business’ social media page, without seeing any real results? You might be selling TOO MUCH on social! There is a better way, and most people won’t do it. That’s why, there are HUGE REWARDS for those that follow these best practices for selling on social.

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VIDEO: Why DIY Animation Is A Bad Idea

Just because you can buy the tools to do something yourself, doesn’t mean it’s a good idea! In this video, we discuss why it’s far better to hire an expert to create an explainer video for you, and how with JumpStart Video, it’s about the same cost in the end!

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3 Ways To Market Your Real Estate Business

When you decided to become a real estate agent, you probably didn’t realize the many hats you would be required to wear. From being an expert on the current landscape of the market to being a pseudo therapist as you walk clients through a huge decision-making process, to knowing how

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Get More Real Estate Clients with Explainer Videos

The competition for clients in the real estate market is stiff to say the least. There are many tried and true methods to getting the word out about being a real estate agent, but are they setting you apart and bringing in consistent new clients? Chances are you haven’t fully

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How To Make Training Videos Fun

Training in your organization is no easy task. Getting your team and employees to actually want to participate can be even more challenging. Employee engagement has been in decline for some time, with fewer than 5% of HR professionals saying that their employees would go above and beyond what is

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Create Better Training Videos

As a manager, HR pro, leadership and development director or leader of a team, internal training might be the most challenging part of your job. You’re constantly trying to find ways to engage your employees in necessary and vital training, but you may find that you’re banging your head against

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Why Whiteboard Animation Videos Are So Engaging

One of the most common questions we receive here at Jump Start Video is, “What style of video produces the greatest amount of engagement?” We love to hear this question because that means our clients are thinking beyond video content and are concerned with how their audience will respond as

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Using Animated Explainer Videos on Social Media

Creating new and engaging content for your organization’s social media platforms can be one of the biggest challenges you face from a marketing perspective. You need to inform, entertain and educate your audience, while also being able to track the level of engagement amongst your viewers and do it all

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Why Do-It-Yourself Video Animation is a Bad Idea

If you’ve been searching the web for quick and inexpensive ways to create an affordable animated explainer video for your company, you’ve probably started to draw some conclusions about the process. The first conclusion most people come to is that using a large creative firm to create the video will

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Growing Your YouTube Channel with Explainer Videos

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, YouTube… the list goes on and one of the platforms your company needs to stay active on in order to stay relative. It can be a lot to keep up with – not to mention actually growing followers and subscribers. When it comes to YouTube, growing

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Use Explainer Videos to Improve Your Sales Funnel

The sales funnel: a necessary evil echoed all the business owners – right? Joking aside, we all know that sales funnels are essential to a great marketing strategy and ultimately, driving sales and success for your business. But, creating the right content for the top, middle and end of the

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Sourcing Music for Your Explainer Video

to quality voiceover and sourcing your music properly. The music piece can be one of the trickiest to figure out though. Where do find you quality, royalty-free music? How do you know that’s it’s being sourced correctly? And that it’s legal? What kind of music should you choose for an

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Why Use Characters In Your Explainer Video?

If you’ve started the process of creating an animated explainer video, your head is probably spinning! You may be asking yourself things like… What is my main message?  How should I convey it?  What will resonate with my audience? Which style of animation converts best? These are all great questions!

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Writing a Good Explainer Video Script

When it comes to marketing, story is king! No matter how flashy your animation, amazing your colors, and revolutionary your design, if the story isn’t on point, no one will care. That’s exactly why, here at Jump Start Video, we start every project with a story. Many people often think

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