We all know that people like online videos. So of course we residential real estate redevelopers are strongly encouraged to post videos on their websites and social media. You may have noticed that I’ve included a couple over the past few days, since Mandi and I are not shy about talking to cameras. I’d like to do a weekly video update on all our projects, so look forward to that in the coming days.
But, why haven’t there been more videos? Technology, that’s why. I blogged about my adventures with Facebook Live last year. I had a lot of trouble with it, despite my best intentions. The signal was never strong enough unless I was in a very boring place with good wi-fi. And I was never able to get those rumored hundreds of viewers. I know some of you have had success with it, so if anyone wants to share, I’m listening!
I can tell you what I’ve learned that does work for me and it both low in cost and simple, and that’s combining videos from my phone with a YouTube account. That’s where I store all my videos, though no one looks at the page, which is full of exciting content like my vent demo here. It’s just a free storage space. Here is why I like this better than Facebook Live: