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A Fireside Chat: Content Strategy with LEGO’s Creative Director of Digital

In an exclusive Fireside Chat with Green Buzz Agency, we sat down with LEGO Americas Creative Director of Digital James Gregson to share top-line insights on creative inspiration,…

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How to Build a Content Strategy Based on Behavior and Segmentation: Bustle Webinar

In this webinar, learn how to fine-tune your content strategy based on behavior and hyper-segmentation.  You’ll hear from Amanda Chan, VP of Content Strategy at Bustle Digital Group,…

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Content that Delivers Value and Caters to Your Niche: Women 2.0, The Gist and SheIS Webinar

Audience, content and value are the pillars of building brand loyalty and a successful content strategy.  In this webinar, you’ll learn how to market directly to your audience…

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Green Buzz Agency Webinar with TJ Cooney Video Producer at AARP
Data that Fuels Storytelling and Creative Decision Making: AARP Webinar

Success on social is all about the numbers, but all too often creative decisions are made based on feel instead of facts.  In this webinar, learn how data…

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From Crisis to Creative: How to Balance Exploration and Exploitation: Thoughtexchange Webinar

Remember the ‘new normal’? It’s time for the next phase. Since settling into the world of remote work, brands have had to balance creative endeavors with necessary pandemic…

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Green Buzz Agency’s 2020 Award Round Up

WASHINGTON, DC — Oct. 5, 2020 The 2020 video production awards season has wrapped and Green Buzz Agency was the winner of 18 awards for 11 videos, surpassing…

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Green Buzz Agency CEO Tod Plotkin Talks Audience Engagement on Up Next Podcast

Going viral isn’t a strategy – it’s an outcome of the right video at the right cultural moment. Engaging with audiences in an attention economy has always been…

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To Zoom or Not to Zoom: Comparing Live Streaming Platforms for Events During the Pandemic

Now more than ever, video is helping connect audiences across the world and is bringing people closer together. With in-person meet-ups for professional networking and entertainment on pause,…

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We All Need a Crystal Ball: Forecasting Consumer Trends During Uncertainty: Edelman & MRC Webinar

Planning for the future has never been more difficult. With constantly changing trends, conversations, and events, it can seem impossible to stay engaged and keep your content relevant….

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Create Content that Drives Change and Inclusion: Special Olympics & KaBOOM! Webinar

The events of 2020 have translated to a call for change throughout America, especially in areas related to health safety and inclusion.  In this webinar, learn how to…

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Fostering Community and Transparency to Build Brand Loyalty: Sodexo & Stoli Group Webinar

2020 is the year of brand safety. But it’s also the year of the consumer. Individuals have taken hold, re-evaluated their loyalty and become more vocal than ever…

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Management of Creative Services to Drive Success in 2020 and Beyond Webinar: Threespot & WDG

In a time when in-person activity is on pause, creative digital content has never been more important. In this unique session, three agency leaders will come together to…

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Quibi & PBS NewsHour: Capitalize on the Changing Ways We Consume Content Webinar

It’s no secret, COVID-19 has created an insatiable desire for news. But networks that have adapted to the changing ways we consume content are seeing explosive growth well…

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Green Buzz Agency Brings Home 5th Consecutive Emmy Win

WASHINGTON, DC — Aug. 8th, 2020 The Capital Emmys announced that Green Buzz Agency was named the winner for Best Commercial: Single Spot in the 62nd Annual Awards…

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Making Trade-Offs in Marketing Webinar: TripActions

Is your marketing plan a revenue-driver or a cost center? For marketers, the true test of success is the ability to manage cost-revenue trade-offs. To make the biggest…

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Understanding the New Consumer Webinar: Huge & BPI Media

2020 has irrevocably changed the consumer landscape. And while the “new normal” has become an overnight cliche, the reality is brands and businesses have to understand and adapt…

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Future-Proofing Virtual Entertainment Experiences for 2020 and Beyond: Universal Music Group & Getty Images Webinar

Our entire lives have become a digital experience, and the entertainment industry is taking note. From Travis Scott’s record-breaking live concert on Fortnite to reimagining the red carpet…

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Why Your Marketing Campaign Will Never Go Viral: Twitter Webinar

“Make it go viral” is the least helpful directive a manager could give a team. Virality can’t be forced into being. But there are some savvy fundamentals behind…

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Stay Relevant: How to Innovate and Lean Into a New Virtual Culture Webinar

TikTok, Zoom, Livestreams and digital events, it’s no secret that virtual culture is rapidly evolving amid the pandemic. But what does that actually mean for your business or…

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7 Strategies for Remote Content Creation

With the universal shift to remote online work, a new virtual culture was born. For marketers, this transformation has ushered in a huge shift in the ways consumers…

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Content Creation that Powers Growth and Digital Transformation: PBS Digital Studios Webinar

Quarantine means video consumption is on the rise, but how do you cut through the noise? It’s time to forget clicks and views. Video success is all about…

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Create Video Content that Drives Organic Growth

With people stuck inside, video streaming services like Netflix and YouTube are grabbing all of the attention of content-hungry viewers. As these media giants dominate the market, it…

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How Sotheby’s & Tripadvisor Moved the Cultural Sector Online Webinar

Treasured sectors of arts, travel, and culture must innovate to survive in industries built on drawing people together for unique shared experiences. Not only has the global pandemic…

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How Digital Experiences are Transforming the Cultural Sector

In a moment where traveling, wandering around a museum, and going to a theater are suddenly impossible activities, digital experiences are picking up the slack. For the cultural…

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Exclusive Podcast: The Making of the New Kevin Durant Documentary

Co-directed by Jimmy Jenkins and John Beckham, Basketball County: In the Water documents the rise of Kevin Durant to the NBA, and dives into PG County’s unprecedented ability…

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Get on Track: NASCAR & Entercom Lessons on Remote Programming Webinar

As sports leagues around the country began to pivot into the eSports arena, none were able to do so with as much success as NASCAR. In late March,…

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How NASCAR is Using eSports to Keep Sports Alive in Quarantine

Live sports events are a thing of the past. When the coronavirus shutdown hit the NBA in early March, the NHL, NFL, MLB, U.S. Open, and even the…

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Earning Your Brand Purpose During Crisis: Make-a-Wish & Stand Together Webinar

The global pandemic has launched us into an unprecedented moment of social responsibility. As attitudes and behaviors change during COVID-19, it is more important than ever for your…

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Navigating Brand Messaging During Crisis

There’s no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic has had a huge impact on the global economy. And, its impact on our daily routines has been equally challenging. But…

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The Ultimate Video Production Process Guide

No other medium has the power to demonstrate a concept and evoke a response as effectively as video. When implemented into your marketing strategy, high quality video can…

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How to Really Connect on LinkedIn

Social media isn’t a sprint, it’s a marathon. That means you’ll have to nurture your Linkedin connections to get the most of them: here’s some tips.

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Location Scouting Strategy for Effective Messaging

The location in a video goes a long way in setting the tone and grabbing the audience’s attention. Being able to pick out the correct location is a key part of a video, and these steps can help you get there.

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The Micro-Moment: And What It Means For Marketers

Consumers turn to their phones hundreds of times a day to help answer questions or solve problems. Learn more about how brands can attack these quick moments to have the most success in this new wave of…

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5 Reasons Why Video Marketing is Necessary

Video Marketing has become a necessary part of the advertising market. No longer is it enough to have static images or plain text as your primary way of reaching out to consumers. Video has created a whole new way to reach out to the audience, one that commands attention and increases ROI before it even begins to play. Every company and brand should be using video to its fullest potential and if you don’t already know why, here are five reasons to solidify video’s necessity even further.

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Best Practices: Video Editing Software

Video Editors piece together elements to create a story using footage, audio, music, sound effects, and graphics, but how they go about editing may be completely unique. Just like how artists use different tools to create their work, editors use different technologies to create a video.

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Marketing Generation Z

Generation Z is the most diverse generation yet; they are expected to comprise 32 percent of the global population in 2019, outnumbering millennials, who will account for 31.5 percent. Learn more about the demographic and how you can target them.

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Storytelling With Content Marketing: What We Learned At #SMSsummit

We attended the Social Media Strategies Summit in NYC, and it was insightful, to say the least. Over the course of two days, we listened to some fantastic presentations given by senior-level marketing professionals from companies like Hootsuite, OWN, Facebook, and more. Here’s what we learned.

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How To Grab Your Audience’s Attention In The First Three Seconds

Did you know that up to 47% of the value in a video campaign is delivered in the first three seconds? Learn how to quickly grab your audience’s attention so that you can successfully deliver your message.

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Video Production Lingo Made Simple

Want to be “in the know” when you’re on set? We’ve broken down the most commonly used words and phrases thrown around by video production crews.

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A Look Into the Rapid Success of a Youtube Influencer

With over 1.8 billion unique Youtube users each month, how can an individual make his or her channel stand out? We interviewed Stephen Sharer, who has over 3.7 million Youtube subscribers and over 1 billion views to date.

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Ethos, Pathos, Logos: Video Marketing Edition

Remember ethos, pathos and logos from high school? These 3 persuasive appeals are a useful guide to creating successful video content.

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Making a Video for Your Restaurant

Restaurant video ads are mostly prevalent among notorious family-style chains, such as Olive Garden and Red Lobster. However, smaller establishments can benefit from promotional videos too. Learn how to get started…

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Youtube vs. Vimeo: Choosing a Video Platform

What is the difference between Youtube and Vimeo? Which one is right for you and your video projects? We’ve compared the two platforms to help you pick.

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The Basics of Lighting for Video Production

If you’re shooting your own video, you need to have a game plan for the lighting. We’ve provided the basics that are absolutely crucial to know.

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Social Media and the Fashion Industry

When was the last time you wanted to flip through a fashion mag? Social media is moving your beauty tutorial from newsprint to newsfeed. Studies show that…

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5 Tips to Make The Best Instagram Live Video

Live video is fast becoming a a key marketing component for many companies. Instagram Live in particular is a great way to showcase your brand and give your audience a little peek behind the scenes. Here are 5 tips on making the best possible Instagram Live video.

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Pre-Roll, Mid-Roll, Post-Roll: Which Ad Placement is Best?

Placement of video advertisements is just as important as the content of the ad itself. It can determine how receptive the audience is to the message. Pre-roll, mid-roll and post-roll are the major options when deciding where to place the ad, and each comes with its own set of benefits and pitfalls.

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Video Marketing Showdown: Dunkin’ Donuts v. Starbucks

Starbucks is killing it in the branded content game, but Dunkin’ might have a leg up in memorable advertising. Who will win this video marketing showdown?

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How to Reach Customers in an Age of Value Based Marketing

When you market towards your target audience’s values, you’re communicating in a much more impactful way than traditional marketing. It takes truly understanding the needs of your customers, and that exercise can only lead to a better relationship between you and your potential clients.

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Why Live Video is an Important Part of Your Marketing Strategy

Live Video offers its viewers real moments from real people – authenticity. Which is why it has really taken off in the last few years. In fact, according to a study from Research and Markets, the streaming industry is estimated to reach $70.05 billion by 2021.

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Video Marketing Showdown: McDonald’s v. Burger King

It’s a tale as old as time – the Big Mac versus the Whopper, Ronald McDonald versus the King™. We’ve taken a closer look at McDonald’s and Burger King’s current video marketing strategies to see who is coming out on top.

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Why Authenticity is Important in Video Influencer Marketing

How can influencer marketing fail? Well, according to a market research survey from Deep Focus, when it comes to advertising 67% of Gen Z prefer to be engaged by “real people.” That means if your influencer video marketing comes across as inauthentic to the viewer, it’s likely your campaign will flop.

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3 Crucial Tips For Working With A Video Production Company

We have covered three very important points everyone should strive to abide by when planning, hiring and going through the video production process. Why? Because doing so will make the overall process run more smoothly on both ends and your overall finished product will be the best it can possibly be.

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Why Video Marketing Is Essential In Today’s Marketing World

We live in a world that is full of video. Innovators are constantly adapting and learning how to make their products video friendly. If you are a marketer, learn these important statistics and reasons why video is crucial when it comes to your marketing plan.

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The 5 Active Generations and How to Market to Them

If you want to be successful in the marketing industry, it is important to be familiar with generational profiling and the characteristics each generation has. Doing so can pave the way for increased views and better results than your competitors.

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Short Video vs. Long Video: Optimizing Video Length

When creating videos, it is important to take length into consideration to optimize quality. We’ve outlined the best times and places to use both short and long video to ensure you get it just right.

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360 Video: A Round View For A Round World

Are you considering the use of a 360 video? Learn how to implement 360 video to engage viewers. We have covered the best ways to do so and have highlighted companies with good use of 360 video.

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3 Video Styles to Bring to Your Marketing Plan

Did you know that 59% of executives agree that users are more likely to engage with video than text on a topic of their interest? Or that 52%…

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The Psychology Behind Video Consumers

The average attention span for consumers is only 8.25 seconds of video. Learn how to capitalize on this by applying psychology to video marketing. Read on to learn how marketers use techniques to drive behavior.

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What Is An Instagram Video View?

Instagram is upping its video features. How can advertisers use this growing platform in their marketing plans? From Stories to stickers, learn all about how you can use Instagram video.

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Marketing For Startups: What We Learned At Collision Conference

We talked to some startups at Collision Conference this year about their marketing strategies. Here’s what we learned.

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Video Marketing With Snapchat

Big budget or small budget, Snapchat may be the marketing tool you’re looking for. Discover if it’s right for you.

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Food Video Strategies: Comparing The New York Times and BuzzFeed’s Tasty

Content providers have been sharing their recipes in magazines and webpages, but the newest trend is video. Online publications like New York Times and BuzzFeed are using video content to make their recipes accessible to their unique audiences.

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The Evolution of Twitter

Twitter is still a staple of social media marketing, especially seen in this past election cycle. But, what is Twitter doing to stay relevant in this competitive environment? Read for more on the Twitter evolution!

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How To Make A Video

Many professionals find the video production process to be challenging. Green Buzz Agency provides insight into the three stages of production to help.

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Branded Film Marketing

Car chases and explosions aren’t just for the silver screen anymore. Brands are creating their own short films as a marketing tool. And, it’s working.

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How to Make Your Corporate Video Stand Out

It’s easy to fall into the typical corporate video formula. Curious how you can switch it up? Learn more about how you can make unique corporate video work for you!

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Video and Native Advertising

Native video advertising has found a comfortable niche in the marketing sphere. Use your videos to connect with your audience through online sites and mobile apps.

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Purpose, Process, Payoff

Even today as I meet with brands, I find myself reverting to them as we discuss their strategies and next moves in their marketing efforts. And while I’m certainly not challenging them, I often ask as we begin to discuss a new project: what is their purpose?

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Activism in Your Branded Video Content

We know that Dove’s “Like a Girl” campaign made waves in the Video Marketing World. But taking an activist stance can be risky. Learn how to do it right.

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How to Determine Your Video’s Success on Facebook

A View is the number of time your video has been watched, right? Well, it turns out, it’s not that simple. What other Facebook metrics determine success?

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How To Attract An Audience With Augmented Reality

Augmented reality took the world by storm with the release of Pokemon Go. What made it so successful, and how can brands adopt similar marketing strategies?

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VR vs 360-Degree Video

So you’ve decided to take your branded content to the next level with VR and 360- video. After strategizing a video marketing plan, you have to choose…

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How to Humanize your Brand through Video and Social Media

When promoting your brand, you need to have content that personally connects with your audience. Here’s how to use video and social media to humanize your brand…

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5 Traits of a Successful Promotional Video

Promotional videos come in many shapes, from conventional TV ads to non-profit fundraising. But here’s the secret to create a success promotion video…

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Tell Me a Story: Branded Content That Works

In the end, don’t be intimidated by branded video content. Successful branded content follows the same strategies as any successful video or film: It’s compelling and honest, and it tells a story.

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The Best Branded Documentaries

In the past, documentary was widely considered to be elitist and artistic. But now, brands are taking up this form to promote their branded content in the form of storytelling. Here are some great strategies to learn from…

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Great Editors Can Make Bad TV Look Good

After rating the 22 promos for the TV networks’ new shows, we came up with two main conclusions. The first is that we have really bad taste in television.

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Why Dove’s Video Marketing Strategy Works

Dove took great care to understand their average customer and was able to produce a meaningful, emotionally satisfying and subtle video, which represents their philosophy and brand while respecting their customer base.

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Top 5 April Fools Jokes in Video Marketing

Who needs the Super Bowl when you have April Fools? This year, tons of brands unveiled a slew of April Fools jokes via premium video marketing.

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9 Ways to Get LinkedIn Company Page Followers

Are you looking for some tips on how to get more company followers for your Linkedin page? We have some advice that you can implement quickly and easily!

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The Golden Rule of Marketing: 4 Actions You Need To Take Now

When your marketing plan is consistent across all platforms, you can achieve harmony. Here are four easy tips to follow to help you get closer to unity.

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