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Video Ideas for Writers, Authors & PR Practitioners

Seminar Presented by Reno LovisonSome ideas on how to use video to extend your message and promote your practice if you are a professional writer, public relations practitioner or author. This is a short 12 minute video  excerpt of a 90 minute program “Beyond the Printed Word” presented for the Midwest Writers Association at the…

Modern Product Page – Excerpt from Website Magazine

To make the virtual shopping experience even more realistic, retailers should add videos to their product pages. Videos are not only more informative than images, but they also provide consumers with a better idea of how a product works and how it looks when it’s in-use. Fitbit, for example, offers short videos on its product…

Business Networking Event at the Roots Room

As the author of “Business Card to Business” I moderate a monthly general business networking group in Chicago. This month we gathered at the Roots Room which is a local artist development center providing a venue for up and coming musicians. The room is also available for parties and special events. This month we used…

Video in Your PR Campaign

I recently had a nice conversation with Sally Chapralis about the use of video as part of your PR campaign.Sally is a fellow Midwest Writers Association member and Chicago area PR writer / consultant. We touched on a number of ideas including submitting video with your pitches to media outlets; creating video to be used…

Explainer Video Production

RenoWeb.net is now producing explainer style videos that can help you easily and economically produce content oriented video. Using these text based videos you can repurpose blog posts into video; create video top 10 Lists; FAQ videos and other simple video messages that will make your content portable and easy to consume. Your web visitors will be able to find you on youtube, watch your message from their smartphone and tablets and have the advantage of the spoken word when applicable.

Text based explainer videos can be text only or use computer generated text to speech voice-over as a budget priced and rapid application alternative. We can always provide both in-house real human voice-over and custom talent as needed.

There are currently six template styles that can be modified in a number of ways.

There is no end to the custom options available. Just tell us what you would like. But first take a look at some of our samples then call, or email the content you want to present. We’ll give you a great price with quick turnaround.

The sample included here utilizes the whiteboard option and our in-house voice-over.

Authors Showcase Celebrates 2 Year Anniversary

To celebrate the 2 year anniversary of Authors Showcase I decided to step in front of the camera in an effort to better explain to our viewers the objective the show and in an attempt to encourage people to connect with us and share their thoughts about the program. “Authors Showcase” is an extension of AuthorsBroadCast.com and is produced by Reno Lovison Marketing RenoWeb.net. We produce one show per month which is broadcast every Thursday at 8PM on Chicago cable channel 25 and available online 24/7 at Youtube or AuthorsBroadcast.com. Interested viewers can also download the Authors Broadcast app at iPhone or Google.Play to see the program via your smartphone or tablet.