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10 ways NI community organisations can use video to boost their public profile

By Sophie McLaughlin 10.10.18 Across Northern Ireland, thousands of community groups work ceaselessly to improve the quality of life for the public’s benefit. The Northern Ireland Council for Voluntary Action (NICVA) currently fund 1033 organisations in the voluntary and community sector. In order for your community group to known as a reputable organisation it is important that its core objectives, role in society and who it aims to help are largely acknowledged and understood by the public. One way to increase this awareness and get maximum exposure, particularly online, is through the use of video. But how? Here are some ...

Seven ways NI arts & drama groups can use video to drive audiences and improve performances

By Sophie McLaughlin 08.10.18 Game of Thrones. Liam Neeson. Derry Girls. Jamie Dornan. In today’s fast-paced, media-obsessed world, most people will know at least one (if not all) of these stars/shows which all have one thing in common: their roots in Northern Ireland. Over the last few years, the NI arts scene has exploded with names like these drawing attention to the talent Northern Ireland has to offer. NI Screen, which helps fund major arts projects in Northern Ireland, has estimated that Game of Thrones alone has brought £147m into the local economy since production began in 2010. With global focus on Northern Ireland’s ...

NI video marketing hacks: how to enable HD videos in Facebook

Raise the quality of your social media content by enabling HD videos in Facebook - with automatic uploading (tip: it works for photos, too). For example, if you or your business has shot some video, or employed a pro to shoot some. Naturally then, you want to share the video online, but when you upload it, the quality is poor. How come? And can it be fixed? The answer is yes. You just need to make some account changes to enable HD videos in Facebook and then you’re good. Here’s how to do it on your phone: Open the Facebook application on your phone and select the menu symbol (lower corner) Select Settings in the menu Select ...

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Charity Video Competition Application Details

Thanks for choosing to nominate your favourite charity or enter the charity video competition for your charity. To apply all you have to do is register to download the application form HERE. Click Here to receive an application form for the SmartVideo charity video competition To be eligible the charity must be registered and you should also ensure that you have backed your application up with social media activity as described in any of our competition posts which you can find HERE. For a full list of terms & conditions click HERE.

Charity Video Competition Terms & Conditions

SmartVideo are running a charity video competition via social media for three Northern Ireland charities to win a free promotional video for their cause. The three charities chosen will have a charity video produced by our expert team here at SmartVideo which will include case stories, interviews and a final call to action urging people to do something like donate, volunteer or provide their details. Click Here to receive an application form for the SmartVideo charity video competition The selected charities will receive a day of video production and assistance with marketing the video online. CLOSING DATE NOW EXTENDED TO JUNE 30th @ 5pm ...