Visual impact is much higher than normal textual impact. Also, videos have a greater impact than normal images. Therefore, now-a-days you can see videos in almost every blog site, business sites and social networking sites. Adding a video to your profile makes you stand out from the crowd. Normally every profile looks like the same. So you need to do something extra, something different to gain leverage over your competitors. What better way than adding a video to our business profile? When people get to see the unexpected, they are fascinated. This is what profile your profile will do. Also in videos, you can easily boast your skills and talents.
LinkedIn is the most popular business networking site. People make use of LinkedIn to optimize their business. Innovative and creative ideas make you unique and people like unique profiles. You need to do what you can to, in every possible way, to get that advantage over your competitors. Adding a video in LinkedIn is very easy.
Here are a few simple steps to help you add video to your LinkedIn profile using SlideShare.
- Create SlideShare.net Account and add application on LinkedIn
- Upload a video to YouTube
- Upload a presentation to your SlideShare account.
- Insert your YouTube link in the first slide of your presentation
- Publish the SlideShare presentation on your profile
People will be definitely amazed when they see a video/hear a sound when they come to visit your profile. But make sure to craft a decent and a talent displaying video. Preposterous videos will definitely make you lose customers/clients. You can also check out LinkedIn help center to upload videos to your LinkedIn profile.