As the last few weeks have proven the world that we live and work in changes quickly and often in unexpected ways!
As marketers and sales people, being able to adapt to the changing environment is key. Quickly switching messaging, campaigns and content to suit the situation will pay dividends in the long-run. In this case, creating content focused on remote working and social distancing.
But to create great relevant and topical video content, you need the best resources to work with. Which is why we've been developing lots of new additions for the VideoScribe image and template libraries. Filling them with graphics and animations that will help you more easily communicate during this challenging time. In today's blog we're walking you through the new resources at your fingertips.
All the assets mentioned in this blog are live and ready and waiting for you in VideoScribe. Simply log into VideoScribe to use them or start a free 7-day trial (no credit card needed). To access our templates, click the 'Template Scribes' button on the left-hand side of your screen when opening VideoScribe.
New images of people in healthcare
The most highly requested addition is 170 new images of medical staff including Surgeons, Doctors, Nurses, Paramedics, Pharmacists, Dentists, Opticians and Orderlies. There are also images specifically targeting the current COVID-19 crisis including ventilators, PPE and testing.
They're designed to help you create informative video content about COVID-19 to share with colleagues, customers or your community. You can find these images in the health folder or by searching for key phrases like 'doctor'.
New COVID-19 specific icons
To support the images of people in healthcare, we've also added extra COVID-19 specific icons. With a simple design these icons will help you quickly and easily communicate everything from the importance of hand washing to coronavirus symptoms.
Tailor them to your video by changing the colors to suit your brand or message. You can find these images in the icons folder, or by searching for related terms like 'COVID-19'.
New suite of icon images
Alongside subject specific graphics, our entire icons folder has had a makeover. There are now over 180 new images that communicate a whole range of concepts without the need for words. We know that humans process information from images 60,000 times faster than text so experiment with switching out more of the words for icons in your next video.
You can find all these images in the icons folder or by searching for specific phrases like 'security'.
Working from home tips video template
During the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, lots of us are working from home to slow the spread of the disease. For those not used to working remotely, it can be difficult to adjust to a new routine and working environment.
That's why we've created this video template with tips on staying productive and building new routines. It's perfect to share with friends and colleagues who might be looking for extra help. Plus, it's fully customizable so you can edit our tips and add your own!
Whiteboard animation explainer video template
There's also a new whiteboard style explainer video template. Here we've done the hard work of arranging the images and setting the transitions for you, all you have to do is change the images to suit your topic. Perfect for explaining your product or service, or answering more complex FAQs.
Happy birthday ecard template
Lastly, don't let coronavirus stop you from celebrating special occasions! Just because you're not able to wish colleagues or customers a happy birthday in person, doesn't mean you can't still make them feel special. Use our template to send a personalized ecard they won't forget.
As with all of our templates, you can edit the text, colors and imagery to suit you, or even add your own photos.
To use any of these images, templates and more, log in to VideoScribe or start a free 7-day trial today.