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Old 16th March 2006, 10:55 PM   #1
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Default Best Viral Marketing Strategy?

Okay people - I need your best ideas.

I've created a viral movie.

It's aimed at managers/executives, small business owners and entrepreneurs.

My question:

What is a good "seeding" strategy to get my movie passed around by as many people in my target

market as possible?

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Old 18th March 2006, 08:22 AM   #2
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Wink Create an image people can post on their blogs

Hi Anna,

I liked your movie -- very uplifting.

To get people to link to it and share it, here's what I suggest:
  • Create a small graphic that looks like a video player with a still shot of one of your movie images in the "screen" portion of it.
  • Then give people permission on your website to include the graphic on their blogs and link back to your movie. They will post it. Others will see it and follow suit.
  • See this post for an example of a video that I linked to: http://www.smallbiztrends.com/2006/0...dspotting.html
When you have an image that can be put in a blog post, send me a private message and I will post it on my blog.

Another idea is to post your video over at You Tube. I've never done that personally, but maybe someone else here can fill the rest of us in about how You Tube works. http://www.youtube.com

Good luck,
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Old 19th March 2006, 12:39 PM   #3
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Hi Anna,
I liked your movie also! If you come up with a image I'll put it on our blog also. Send me a pm and let me know.

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Old 22nd March 2006, 04:45 AM   #4
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Default Fantastic idea - thanks!

Thanks Anita and Jim - what a great idea! I will get to work on a graphic and let you know when it's done.

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Old 22nd March 2006, 12:42 PM   #5
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You might also post it to google video.

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Old 30th May 2006, 08:03 AM   #6
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Default Have you considered an E-Zine?

That's one viral way to get your movie distributed. You could build your list by offering to cross promote with companies selling to the same target.

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Originally Posted by Anna Johnson
Okay people - I need your best ideas.

I've created a viral movie:

abitofinspiration.com

It's aimed at managers/executives, small business owners and entrepreneurs.

My question:

What is a good "seeding" strategy to get my movie passed around by as many people in my target

market as possible?


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Old 12th July 2006, 05:09 PM   #7
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Hi Anna,

Why are you doing this?

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Old 12th July 2006, 09:20 PM   #8
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Default How did you create your video?

Hi Anna,

You video looks great - what software did you use to create it?

Best of Luck!

Danielle

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Old 18th July 2006, 05:18 PM   #9
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great video...
very nice.

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Old 20th August 2006, 11:16 PM   #10
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Great movie!

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