Starting a Wedding Videography Business: A Complete Guide, Part I

MattFilmmaking, Video Production18 Comments

If you’re a filmmaker or into video production, starting a wedding videography business might be something that you’re considering. Wedding videography is growing faster than ever before. It used to just be a bride’s uncle at the back of the church with a betamax camera topped tripod, or a groomsman drawing the shortstraw and having to lug the “holiday camera” … Read More

The Best of Filmmaking & Video Production November 2015

MattBusiness, Filmmaking, Video Production4 Comments

Welcome to the 2nd addition of this feature here on Filmmaking Lifestyle, where we chart the best-of-the-best from around the filmmaking and video production world. The article covers the best posts from November 2015. Every month, I post a round-up article featuring the best things I’ve found around the web on filmmaking and video production. We’re talking articles, videos, infographics, all sorts. Anything … Read More

Case Study: How I Got 1,032 Visitors to My Video Production Company Website in 24 Hours Using Reddit

MattBusiness, Filmmaking, Video Production, Writing43 Comments

I’ve written before about websites for your video production business. So far, I haven’t touched on getting traffic (that is, visitors) to your website. Today, I’m going to give you a straight-forward and FREE method for getting traffic to your website using Reddit. What Is Reddit, Exactly If you don’t know what Reddit is, then I’d first question if you’ve … Read More

From Screenwriting to Video Production

MattFilmmaking, Video Production, Writing2 Comments

So you’re a screenwriter and want to expand into video production? Of course you do! Screenwriting to video production is a pretty common transition – lots of people start as wannabe screenwriters and end up transitioning their craft into video production. After all, the fields are far from mutually exclusive. Quite the opposite, they complement each other rather nicely, both … Read More

The Top 4 Networking Principles For Your Video Production Company

MattBusiness, Filmmaking, Marketing, Video Production17 Comments

Every venture in the world requires some level of face-to-face contact and networking skills. Your video production business is no different. There are certain networking principles that come in handy and I’m going to discuss the top four here. While it’s possible to obtain your first clients through online ads or classified sites like Craigslist, most videographers come to find … Read More

Video Making Websites: The Complete Guide To Websites For Video Businesses and Filmmakers

MattBusiness, Filmmaking, Marketing, Video Production90 Comments

As a video business owner or a filmmaker, you’re crazy if you don’t have a website. This is our complete guide to video making websites. Whether you’re a filmmaker, or you run a video production company, you need to read this. I just wanted to make that clear from the get-go. As a video production company or video professional, you … Read More