Repurpose your Facebook Photo Albums Into Videos for More Brand Visibility

As everyone knows,  Face book does not support any music embedded in an individual’s picture or within an album which it was created in. Your photos on your Facebook profile and fan page are a great year in review for you and your business, your successes, friendships and memories. Why not showcase what you have accomplished all year long.?

An absolutely great solution is to create a slideshow-style video album with music and post it on the wall of Face book.  There are quite a few inexpensive and mostly free websites available online to repurpose your Face book Photo albums into videos for more brand visibility, such as  This is one of my absolute favorites and very easy to use. The program offers you a tool to easily create photo slide shows with music.  You can create a 30 second video slide show consisting of 15 photos and one song with the help of the free version of Animoto.  Although, creating something like this  may be feeling very complicated, it’s really quite easy.

The pros of using video:

Repurpose your Face book Photo albums into videos for more brand visibility because

  • Video helps to gain a target audience fast
  • You can teach more complex ideas for more brand popularity
  • Video can support your words in the advertising of your brand
  • Video can capture the first attention as compared to the simple written ad
  • Video can convey your message in a better way, what you are selling
  • Video will connect you to your audience and will help people see the real you.

How to create video for Repurpose your Face book Photo albums into videos for more brand visibility

  • Browser and create a free user account with free registration.
  • Select and press the “create video” button on your screen.
  • There is a ready-made designed list of the styles of slide shows.  Choose a style for your slideshow according to your need by clicking on a thumbnail. Finally press “free” link to confirm that you want to have more brand visibility using this style of slide show.
  • Upload 8 to 15 photos from your computer by selecting the icon of “upload from your computer” button. For slideshows, hold down the “Ctrl” (control) button on the keyboard to choose a multiple images from the photos list available on your desktop with the help of mouse.  This action allows you to upload the entire photo at one time.
  • You can reorganize your pictures; Animoto offers you other features for reshaping your photos such as, shuffling, rotation, and addition of text or mark in your slide show, if needed.  Then, click the “done” button to save the command and format your photos into your video.  This action will automatically take you to the selection of music. To choose the music of your likeness.
  • Choose the music from the Animoto music gallery by clicking the icon “select music from our collection” button. Once you reach to the song, you would like to add, click the “select radio button”. This action will automatically take you to the “finalize” screen.
  • Review the video arrangement, check is there a need to change or not, and press the “continue” button.
  • Add the appropriate title to explain what each picture is and then simply click the button “create video”.  Your video with music will be in the process and become available as a video of the slide show within a few seconds.
  • Upload and share your video on your Face book profile by selecting the “f” (Face book) option in the top right hand corner of the page. 

Creating a Video of your entire year with your Direct Sales Business brings your business to life. It shows everything you have done, every where you have traveled, people you have met and more. Your customers and hostess as well as potential recruits love to see your successes and the first thing they think of is, “Maybe I can do that.”  Show your smiles, your laughter, your fun. Connecting your business through pictures and video with heart felt music can really bring things to life. Try it out and let me know what people think.

Jill McCarthy has been in the Direct Sales industry for over 14 years. Jill's uncommon strategies shook up the traditional party plan platform when she combined it with what she has learned from some of the best influences in the Social Media industry. She is at the top level in her own Direct Sales Business, has worked with some of the most well known Direct Sales companies out there and appeared in popular publications such as The FlipFlop CEO, and Network Marketing for Facebook. Jill has personally branded herself across all platforms and prides herself on staying "in the know" of what is trending for Social Media for all Direct Sales Consultants. Connect with her on Twitter.