Share Videos with Viraltag

Launching Video Support for Viraltag

It’s no secret that there has been a boom in Social media video content in the past few...

Viraltag Circles

Introducing Viraltag Circles

Viraltag Circles is a community of people in a specific niche, helping each other grow. Circles...

Viraltag Post Recycling

New Feature: Post Recycling

Viraltag is always looking for ways to automate your social media efforts and save considerable time....

10 Quick & Easy Ways to Get More Repins & Followers on Pinterest

 

They say that a picture is worth a thousand words and its true, however success on Pinterest or any...

< >

Archives: August 2015

3 Things Social Media Managers Can Learn from Filmmakers

At more than a century old, filmmaking is an ancient art compared to social media. In the last one hundred years, filmmakers have developed and honed storytelling techniques that have become de rigeur in the industry.

Social media managers trying to tell a story about their brands can learn a lot by paying attention to these masters. The medium is different but the art can be the same.

Here are three techniques all social media managers should study.

1. Storyboarding

Filmmakers plan ahead and know in advance what shots they need. Storyboards are hand-drawn (and often now, computer-generated) animations that serve as a visual outline. …