Monthly Archives: September 2014

September 30, 2014

A Custom YouTube Thumbnail Will Make Your Videos Pop


YouTube thumbnails have always been part of your YouTube channel—the small clickable images that a viewer clicks on to look at videos.

YouTube thumbnails are a major piece of your channel

You can use thumbnails in a variety of sizes on your YouTube channel, but virtually all  front pages uses a row of thumbnails at the bottom, such […]

Video Makes Year-End Fundraising Effective


NetworkforGivingDigitalIndex1 Video Makes Year End Fundraising Effective %pageYear-end is an intense time for MiniMatters’ clients–and no wonder! As Network for Good reports, fundraising gets a huge year-end boost, with 30% of donations occurring in December. As the Network for Good’s Digital Index terms them, “generous […]

Good Stories Come With Good Story Collection Techniques


Good stories get everyone excited, and we’ve found they’re the basis for creating compelling video and other digital media. And if an organization builds good story collection techniques, they tend to get really good stories.

The Rockefeller Foundation reports on the value of good storytelling in digital media

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