Documentation:DIY Promo Video

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What is a Promotional Video?

A promotional video is a short video (usually 90 seconds or less) that is meant to generate interest in:

  • an new idea
  • an initiative
  • a product
  • a person

What Does It Look Like?

Promo for students to introduce the flipped classroom concept. Created using PowToon. Brief video to highlight considerations for video production. Created using Keynote.


Getting Started Tips

  • Write your script and create a quick storyboard.
  • Use a headset.
  • Record in a quiet room.
  • If if you wish, feel free to upload your video to a hosting service like Youtube, or Vimeo. You do not need to do this if you don't want to share your video with a wider public audience. You can upload your video via the application form.
  • Share the link to your video.