5 Ways to Use Your Brand Video

October 30, 2023 by The Bearded Team

You’ve just invested a pretty penny into a captivating brand video that encapsulates the very soul of your business, yet it’s getting lost in the digital world, gathering virtual dust. As a marketing director, marketing manager or social media manager in the industry, it’s vital the brand video cuts through the noise and finds its way into the limelight. But, how can you make that happen? We’re about to share our top 5 ways of using your brand video to leverage return on investment. Take a read.

What is a Brand Video?

A brand video is a visual narrative, carefully crafted to embody your brand’s essence, ethos and aspirations. We’re not talking about a montage of moving pictures; it has the ability to be at the forefront of your brand’s identity, for the world to see. A brand video is a captivating window into your brand’s world, a glimpse into its story, its why and its promise. It’s the digital handshake that introduces your brand, leaving a long-lasting impression on anyone who views it.

So, what happens when it’s executed perfectly? It can create a higher return on investment, increased engagement and heightened brand awareness. Of course, there are multiple ways to use your brand video, but it’s important to get it right, the first time, and here’s how. 

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If you’re going to invest in a brand video, make sure you have planned how you are going to use it within your overall marketing mix

How to Make the Most of Your Brand Video

Brand Video in a Paid Social Campaign: Guiding Your Ideal Client to a Landing Page

When it comes to amplifying your brand video’s reach and impact, integrating it into a paid social media campaign is a strategic move. Tailor your content to resonate with your target audience and strategically place it within your campaign funnel. By leading your ideal clients to a dedicated landing page through captivating video content, you initiate an investment journey. Engage them, pique their curiosity and guide them seamlessly through the campaign funnel, ensuring a cohesive and immersive brand experience. The video acts as a persuasive magnet, drawing them in and encouraging action that aligns with your campaign goals. The result? A more engaging campaign, higher conversion rates and a clear return on investment.

Linking Your Brand Video With Your Newsletter: Fostering Customer Connections

Integrating your brand video within your newsletters is a subtle yet powerful way to enhance your relationship with existing customers. As your newsletter lands in their inboxes, a well-placed video snippet instantly grabs attention and enriches their reading experience. 

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Email marketing is a great way to drive traffic to your brand video and to enhance connections with your audience

Not only does the brand video keep them engaged, but it effectively conveys your brand’s message in a dynamic and visually appealing manner. This direct connection can evoke emotions, strengthen trust and reinforce their loyalty to your brand. It’s not just about what you say in the newsletter; it’s about how you make them feel. A strategically placed brand video achieves precisely that, fostering a deeper connection and ensuring your brand stays at the forefront of their minds.

Showcase Your Brand Video on Organic Social: Leave a Long-Lasting Impression

Your brand video, carefully curated and perfected, deserves a spotlight on your organic social media profiles. Pinning it to the top ensures that every new visitor gets a taste of your brand’s essence and story before they discover the depths of your feed; it’s your chance to make that vital first impression. 

A well-crafted video can swiftly capture attention, delivering a concise yet compelling overview of what your brand represents. Not only does it enhance trust and credibility, but it also provides a glimpse into your brand’s personality. It’s about more than just promoting products or services; it’s about showcasing the very heart and soul of your brand, making it more relatable and appealing to your audience.

Using Your Brand Video for a Commercial TV Ad – 2 Steps Forward

A television advertisement featuring your brand video is a bold and impactful choice. TV has a broad reach, capturing the attention of a vast and diverse audience. By presenting your brand video through this medium, you elevate your brand’s prestige and visibility across millions of viewers.

The visual and auditory experience on TV is unparalleled, enabling you to create a lasting imprint in the minds of your viewers. It’s about placing your brand at a level where it’s seen not just as a product or service but as a significant player in the market. However, this approach requires a substantial budget, making it suitable for those with the financial capacity to venture into the world of televised advertising.

Increase the Emotional Connection on Your Website – A Digital Greeting

Your website is the digital gateway to your brand and embedding your brand video here is parallel to rolling out the welcome mat. When potential customers land on your website, a well-placed brand video can instantly forge an emotional connection. It’s more than just conveying information; it’s about telling a story that resonates with your audience. 

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Ultimately, your brand video can be used on a landing page as part of a wider campaign

A compelling brand video can evoke emotions, showcase your values and provide an engaging narrative. Whether it’s explaining your product, introducing your team, or narrating your brand’s journey, the video transforms your website into an interactive, visually appealing space. It’s an opportunity to make visitors feel something, to immerse them in your brand’s world and leave a lasting impression that encourages them to explore further.

Distinctive Brand Videos in Manchester and London

Crafting a brand video that stands out in the heavy crowds requires a thoughtful blend of creativity, strategy and copious amounts of innovation. At Bearded Fellows, our expertise lies in crafting unique, engaging brand videos that captivate audiences and resonate with prospective customers. Ready to take your brand to the next level? Reach out to our friendly team to start the process today. 

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