A social media reel is a vertical video that showcases your work and your skills in your industry. It should be short and sweet, and ideally no more than 1.5 minutes long. Social media reels are important because they help to get your name out there while showing off your skills and showcase what you are all about.
How to Make One
Home Visions Media shoots all social media reels on a full frame camera or an iPhone, and the next steps outlined are for the iPhone.
Our Native Camera Settings
Ninja Walk – this takes lots of practice, and we are always improving! Ninja walking is all about smoothness. If you walk normally, you won’t like the result. Slow and steady wins the race when starting out, but eventually when you have the movement down, you will be able to get some really smooth action shots at faster speeds (if you ever need that).
Some tips for making a good social media reel:
There are many free and paid tools for creating videos that you can use today. But before we get into those, let’s talk about what kind of videos you should be creating for your social media channels. You want to be posting videos that will allow your viewer to get to know you before getting in contact with you. If your potential client feels connected to you prior to connecting one-on-one, you have the leverage. We all want to work with someone that understands us and that we are comfortable with. Here a few ideas of video topics:
Here are some of our favorite tools for creating and editing videos straight from your phone:
If you haven’t read our Social Media Post yet, read it here.
February 16, 2023