Freelance Video Production – Rise of the Video Freelancer In the Age of Video

In the land of digital video, freelance video production will be king (or queen).

So, you have finally decided to say “sayonara” to your day job and go the freelance route – or maybe you’re just going to go part-time until your freelance video production or editing business can replace your regular income. That’s great because being a freelancer means you will have all the perks of being your own boss:

  • working flexible hours,
  • choosing your clients
  • making money doing what you LOVE to do- and best of all,
  • keeping all of the profits earned from your work.

Of course, freelancing has its challenges, too but the rewards, in my opinion, are much, much greater than the risks.

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6 Reasons Why Hiring a Freelance Videographer is Better for Business

Six reasons why hiring a freelance videographer is a better business decision than bringing video production in-house.

As the march towards video continues to dominate the discussion around marketing for small and medium sized businesses, the inevitable question becomes, “Which is better, hiring a freelance videographer or bringing video production in-house?”

No one can argue that video has recently become an integral part of any effective marketing campaign – and for good reason; a good marketing video is usually fast-paced, engaging and can capture and hold the attention of the audience within a matter of seconds. For these reasons and others (video is also a fundamental part of search engine optimization, too), the use of video as a marketing tool is projected to continue to skyrocket.

As a matter of fact, video marketing is projected to increase by more than 25%, making it a $140 billion industry.

But, as a business owner, how exactly do you get started with video production? You generally have a choice: Continue reading “6 Reasons Why Hiring a Freelance Videographer is Better for Business”

70 Job Ideas for Freelance Video Editors, Videographers and Video Freelancers

Whether it’s offering customers a unique gift idea or a quick and easy promotional piece, here is an extensive list of freelance job ideas for video editors, videographers, and entrepreneurial filmmakers broken down into several categories. Get started making money by creating video content or offering your video related services through a micro job portal, video content marketplace or a freelance website today! Continue reading “70 Job Ideas for Freelance Video Editors, Videographers and Video Freelancers”

5 Ways to Make More Money as a Video Editor, Freelance Videographer or Filmmaker

“How do I make make more money as a filmmaker, freelance videographer or in my video editing business?” is the number one, most frequently asked question we hear – and it is an important question!

The careers of professional videographers and freelance entrepreneurial filmmakers most often begin with the love of a casual hobby. Videos meant to preserve the precious moments spent with family and friends become the catalyst for improving techniques and upgrading equipment. From this is born the desire to make a little extra money with their hobby. Whether videographers specialize in documenting special events or creating how-to and explainer videos, they all agree that there are several basic principles to follow in order to make more money as a filmmaker and help your video business become a thriving success. Continue reading “5 Ways to Make More Money as a Video Editor, Freelance Videographer or Filmmaker”

7 Common Problems New Freelancers Face and How To Fix Them Quickly

For new freelancers, starting a freelancing business is one of the simplest ways to make money online without having to spend your time at the office every day. You can set your own workplace, your own work time, your own clients, and even your own earnings. This is why freelancing is becoming one of the most popular businesses that people have, especially those who love to work at home.

However, new freelancers often face various challenges in their freelancing business, which usually discourage them from continuing on their path. If you are a new freelancer, how can you overcome these challenges?

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Video Freelancers Will Soon Have Their Very Own Marketplace

VideoToOrder.com is Launching Soon!

VideoToOrder.com, the global video marketplace, is looking for video freelancers and video entrepreneurs to help tackle how the huge demand for video content and related services are met.

Chances are, if you’re here right now… we NEED you.

So here’s the deal: We’re developing a fantastic video-related services marketplace just for you, Vtreps! We want to offer you the opportunity to connect with a world of buyers looking for video content, video editing, video marketing and other video related services; the things we think you’re most passionate about and Continue reading “Video Freelancers Will Soon Have Their Very Own Marketplace”