5 top video storytelling tools for marketing on the social media

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Video storytelling has come to stay. Every brand wants a share of the spoil—and no one wants to be left out of the unlimited possibilities available through platforms like Facebook, Twitter, Periscope, YouTube, Snapchat and Instagram. Brands are finding things so easy these days—promoting products and services has never been this easy. Video has become a huge part of conventional social media marketing.

Interestingly, video storytelling is now the major way forward for businesses to channel their messages to the public. Did you know that you can attract thousands of people to your brand through smart video storytelling? You need two things to get it right—the skill, and of course, the perfect tool to begin with.

Just to be sure you don’t get overwhelmed by the tasks of putting together the perfect video storytelling, here are five top video storytelling tools for marketing on the social media:

#1. Animoto

Animoto is an online video storytelling service that offers three different subscription plans—persona, professional and business. It allows you to turn pictures and video clips into professional videos. You can start a 14-day trial to see if it’s the one tool you need to channel your brand’s message to the rest of the world. Check out the video below to learn how Animoto works:

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#2. Videoshop

Videoshop is a nice easy-to-use mobile app to personalize your video for effects such as sounds and video effects. A great tool to do a quick video on your mobile phone and send words out on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube. Videoshop is available on the Windows Store, Apple Store, and the Play Store.


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#3. Ustream

Ustream is owned by IBM, and is one of the world’s leading brands when it comes to providing broadcast and live streaming videos. The company provides businesses with the right tools to make interactive and highly engaging videos that can be shared across multiple social media platforms.


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#4. PowToon

Talking about animation; PowToon is the world’s leading app to help you create powerful animated videos. PowToon provides you with hundreds of highly engaging templates to create quality videos and presentations. One of the best part of this service is; it comes absolutely free; but you will have to sign up to access it. Check out the video below to learn how PowToon works:

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#5. YouTube Video Editor

With YouTube Video Editor, you can create top quality videos for storytelling by combining multiple videos together. You can trim, customize, add sound, special effects, and publish your works on YouTube. When next you are thinking of putting a quality video storytelling clip on your YouTube Channel, this tool comes very handy.


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You know how we always do it here on Socialbarrel—we give you the chance to add your views to our articles. Perhaps, I haven’t added one of your favorite video storytelling tool to the list, you can do that by using the comment box below.

Want to find out some of the best video editing tools out there? Check out this article published not too long ago.

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Author: Ola Ric

Ola Ric is a professional tech writer. He has written and provided tons of published articles for professionals and private individuals. He is also a social commentator and analyst, with relevant experience in the use of social media services.

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