Newest Pins of the day from April 28 – May 2 2014. Includes curated content discussing design, video, branding and Instagram.
4 Ways Visual Design can Improve Your Social Media Marketing
Monday’s Pin Of The Day is from +Zach Kitschke writing for +Social Media Examiner with a great “pinnable” image created by +Canva
This article gives some great tips on why visual branding is so important. As mentioned in the article, “A strong visual brand helps you connect with your community and effectively convey your brand’s personality.”
The article shares that you need to:
1. Set your color palette.
2. Determine Your Brand Fonts
3. Use Photo Filters
4. Design Consistent Templates.
If you want to see a great example of someone who is doing visual branding right here on Google+, make sure you check out +Rebekah Radice’s posts. She always does an excellent job using all the above tips IMHO.
Check out the entire article here http://bit.ly/S35cUs
04-29-14 – Adding A Edited Video To Instagram
Tuesday’s Pin Of The Day is from me because I can….(cue maniacal laughter…)
Adding a video that I edited on my desktop instead of my phone is something I’ve wanted to do for a long time. There are some great apps to edit video on your phone, but I wanted to repurpose some video content that I had created for some Hangout trailers.
You can watch the +Instagram version of the Manly Show trailer here: http://youtu.be/2hjBLZE_Axc
Here’s another funny little video that I edited and uploaded on my desktop as well: http://youtu.be/p2aVLn5gZF8
Check out the entire tutorial here http://bit.ly/1iCsAC2
04-30-14 – HOA Branding Tips
Wednesday’s Pin Of The Day is from my Manly Show colleague, the great +Mike Allton
In his article he gives some great tips on the how you can brand your HOA’s for maximum effect.
A couple of tips:
• Use a branded HOA banner photo
• Make a HOA teaser video that fits your brand.