What Is A Producer?

You here the title plenty, but what actually is a producer? Well, it might be something different to everybody, depending on who you are and what you do in the video making process. The Slate and Main Gang takes on one last Q&A to try and answer exactly what it is that the producer does.

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Hunter Smith
Consistency VS Frequency

Some people may think they’re the same thing, but we draw a distinction. Marketing needs different approaches for different problems, and in this Q&A, Keith and Hunter lay out what of few of those might be.

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Hunter Smith
How Much Does Creative Cost?

Sometimes the hardest (and most expensive!) part of any project is coming up with the idea. And that leads to lots of other questions, like, “how do you price out an idea?” and “are you really coming up with value staring off into space?”

Jake and Hunter take up these questions in an effort to quantify the quantifiable in this Q&A session.

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Hunter Smith
Does My Brand Need To Be On Social Media?

This probably comes off like a dumb question in the modern area. “Should my brand be on social media?” sounds like a debate the industry would have settled in 2014, concluding with a resounding “Yes!” 

At Slate and Main, we’re not so sure.

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Jessica Nafe
What Is Video Content Marketing?

If you’re the sort of person that likes to keep up with the latest marketing jargon and trends, then you’ve certainly heard of content marketing. The hottest buzzwords always bubble to the top, after all. So what’s the big deal? We’re answering that, what it is, and why you might want to start introducing video content marketing into your content marketing strategy.

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Hunter Smith
What Should You Not Do?

You’ve got your plan, you’ve got your crew, and you’re ready to film. But don’t roll those cameras just yet. Before you start making a commercial, it’s important to know some common mistakes and how to avoid them.

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Jessica Nafe
Can You Make a Commercial By Yourself?

If you’ve got a camera and a friend who dabbles in iMovie, you can make a commercial, right? You may want to reconsider. There’s a big difference between that kind of video and the kind that a video production company like Slate and Main is committed to providing.

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Hunter Smith