Video + Social Media: The Perfect Pairing

Absolute Marketing Group

In the 80s video may have killed the radio star, but today it can be the lifeblood of your brand’s ability to generate social media interaction with consumers in a way in which no other medium can compare. Scroll through your own social media feeds and you’ll find endless examples of static text readily missed … Read More

Turns Out, It’s Easy Being Green

Fargo Green Screen Video Behind the Scenes

The term “green screen” probably sounds familiar to you. It’s that magical monocolored wall that makes some of Hollywood’s most fantastical ideas come to life all the way up on the big screen. More and more, however, companies, brands, and even small start-ups are utilizing this special effects magic-maker to more effectively communicate to the … Read More

The 5ives: Use Long-Form Video to Tell Your Story

By Emma Garton: Client Relations Intern This month, Emily Karkoska, our Marketing Project Manager, covered the uses and goals of long-form video as an option for your marketing strategy. If you want to humanize your company and really connect with your audience, long-form video may be the right choice for you. Here are five aspects … Read More

Client Spotlight: Agassiz Seed & Supply

For more than 30 years, Agassiz Seed & Supply has been combining exceptional service with diverse product lines specifically suited for the Upper Midwest. Over the years, they’ve added several new product lines including baler twine, net wrap, silage/grain bags, DOT seed, erosion control products and sales and service of grain testing equipment. “We’ve been … Read More

Long-Form Video: Is It for You?

We’ve all heard the statistics associated with the ever-decreasing attention spans individuals have today. Coupled with that, we’ve also heard that video is the booming medium for marketing. Given these messages, you may not even really think twice about whether to use a short-form video – generally defined as 10 minutes or less – over … Read More

The 5ives: Prep, Set, Go – Interview Like a Pro

In this month’s main article, Camera-Ready at a Moment’s Notice, Emily laid out a few key points for captivating your audience’s attention with your appearance on camera. While this is the first thing people will see when watching the interview, there are a few other best practices to keep in mind while preparing for your … Read More

Client Spotlight: North Dakota Grain Growers Association

The North Dakota Grain Growers Association has been the premier voice for the state’s grain producers for 50 years. It’s a member-driven association that is committed to serving its members with education, leadership, proactive advocacy and representation that increases profitability and value-added opportunities for producers today and for generations to come. “One of the our … Read More

Camera-Ready at a Moment’s Notice

By Emily Goetsch: Client Relations Intern If you’ve ever been asked to do an on-camera interview one of your first thoughts was probably, “But what am I going to wear?” as you started mentally rifling through your closet. This is an important question because appearing confident and professional are keys to captivating your audience during … Read More

Client Spotlight: Union State Bank

Union State Bank of Fargo has been serving the community since 1973. Union prides themselves on being a local “hometown bank,” meaning they are dedicated to building deeper, more personal relationships with their customers. Despite having a small bank atmosphere, they have the capabilities to offer any and all services that you would typically find … Read More