A few minutes ago an email came in from a services marketing company I follow. It promised a "Top 10 Home Office Gifts" guide. Being a home office professional, I could not resist, as I still need to find a few more treats for my husband, who also works from our home office.
After interacting with the web page for a few seconds, I thought, "Marketing lemon!" and knew I'd have to blog about the experience. But thinking about blogging, imagining the post I'd have to create to explain the issue, left me a wee bit daunted.
Then I saw my Yeti microphone sitting here on my desk. And I thought, "Hey, what if I video blogged about it?"
And that's what I did.
The result is my first-ever video blog post. It has a few more ums and uhs in there than I'd like, and my Philly upbringing is obvious--you'll hear me say pixture instead of picture--but that's the rawness of video. I liked the experience (so fast!), so I'll be creating more video blogs for sure.
Now to the headache--and how to avoid it for your readers.
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Renae Gregoire works with passionate people who need help capturing their brilliance and conveying it clearly, concisely, and effectively. She pulls out the bits of knowledge and wisdom that live inside you, organizes those bits into coherent, reader-focused messages, and then builds on those messages to create anything from a piece to a suite of marketing content designed to lead people to say YES to your offers.