How to Create Engaging Videos for Social Without Losing Your Sanity

A session at University of Illinois Web Conference

Thursday 6th April, 2017

1:15pm to 2:15pm (CST)

Everyone's talking about the importance of short, effective, and accessible video for social media, but who has the time, equipment, or expertise? You don't have to be a professional videographer (or buy a ton of expensive equipment) to showcase your best content via video. Our presentation will share best practices, planning strategies, and economic equipment purchases for videos on platforms like Facebook (and Facebook Live), Instagram, Snapchat, and Periscope. We'll share ideas on how to elevate your production value just enough to make videos engaging and shareable, while fitting it within your time, budget, and sanity constraints.

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August Schiess

I like editing, design, cats, and chocolate. And the Oxford comma. Communications Coordinator @CSL_Illinois & @IllinoisStateU alum bio from Twitter

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Eric Kurt

educational media and technology coordinator, taker of pictures, surfer of webs, reader of everything I can get my hands on, aficionado of sarcasm. bio from Twitter

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Meg Dickinson

@lasillinois communicator. @ischoolUI alum. @news_gazette columnist. Love polka dots, Sharpie pens and writing thank-you notes. Tweet about #hesm and #running. bio from Twitter

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Time 1:15pm2:15pm CST

Date Thu 6th April 2017

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