Updated: May 13
Are you struggling to create a social video for your blog posting or product page? Then Lumen5 is for you.
What is Lumen5?
Lumen5 is a video creation platform designed for brands and businesses to produce social video for increasing audience engagement. The goal of the platform is to allow anyone without training or experience to easily create engaging video content within minutes.
Here’s a quick video created for our blog post in less than 10 minutes.
How to get started?
You will have to sign up for an account, which is very easy, they only ask for your name, email and password.
How to Start creating your video
Just enter the link of your news, article or a blog post and click go, The platform’s AI system will automatically transform your post into a video. It’s easy as copy & paste :-)
Lumen5 will automatically pick the blog content and place it on the storyboard. Then you select the content that you want to be featured in the video. Lumen will automatically select an image based on the selected content
If you are not happy with AI’s selection, there are millions of royalty free images you can choose from there dashboard.
You can customize your video with branding & it’s only available for paid members. Its worth if you are pumping out a lot of articles or blogs, To begin with the free version is more than enough.
Why Video is important?
10X HIGHER REACH ON FACEBOOK WITH VIDEOS: Socialbakers
6X MORE VIDEO RETWEETS THAN PHOTOS ON TWITTER: Twitter
74%OF ALL INTERNET TRAFFIC IS FROM VIDEO CONTENT: Syndacast
Lumen5 makes it easy for business, brands and marketers to produce videos in minutes. The video creation process is simple and straightforward. Once it’s done, you will get an option to publish on Facebook or to download. If you like to further refine your video, you can also edit using iMovie, FCP or Adobe Premier.
Why waiting, go ahead and spice up your blog post/article or product page with cool social videos, Please share your thoughts.