Would you like to have the ability to blog from your mobile device?
In this article, I’ll show you what you need to run your blog from your mobile device while on the go.
Video blog is a form of blogging with the use of videos to convey the stories or information. It’s the new trend in creating contents.
Video blogging is bound to take precedence over photo blogging which focuses on sharing information through text and static images.
However, on mobile, vlog has it challenge in processing video on a high speed unlike photo blogging because more time is required to process videos, but it’s become a lot easier thanks to the evolution of WordPress and YouTube.
As we know, the WordPress app allows video uploads straight from your phone, but did you know WordPress allows you to embed a YouTube video by simply pasting the YouTube URL into your blog editor? That means a video blog can be published via mobile in these easy steps:
- Upload your mobile video from your gallery to YouTube, from your mobile gallery.
- Copy the YouTube URL once it’s published.
- Paste the URL in the body of your next blog post.
A content creator named; Dee Nimmin on YouTube recently followed this model, and was able to shoot and publish a viral Snapseed Beginner Tutorial (Android) video in the same day using nothing more than iPhones and an iPad. He also edited the video on the iPad equipped with iMovie, which is another great, easy-to-use video editing app worth picking up.
As you can see, today you can build a blog via your mobile device.
Use these tips to build a blog where you only share or add short-form content for the purpose of keeping your blog active.
Keep in mind that these mobile blogging options may help you publish content faster than your competition or larger mainstream sites. For example, this can help you be the first to cover breaking news at events and increase your visibility within your industry.
What are your thoughts? What have been your challenges and successes when using your mobile device to blog? Let us know in the comment below.