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Create videos using the ‘introduce CSM’ template

Are you looking for a way to build relationships with your CSMs and prospects? This is what you need! With our 'Introduce CSM' template, you can create videos to introduce the CSM to the prospects; the CSM can explain how they will be helping them solve their problems within their organization using our product. Finally, let them know you're looking forward to connecting with them anytime. Now that you have this wonderful template, you can start creating videos and closing more sales.

To create a video using the 'introduce CSM' template: 

  1. Log in to Hippo Video with your existing credentials. Sign-up here if you are a new user.

  2. Click on the Library icon > Template Builder from the left nav bar and select Introduce CSM template, which is created by default.

Note: All the video templates come with a default sales page.
  1. A window similar to the one below will appear.


Slide 1: Here, you can record a quick video by introducing yourself to the CSM.

  1. You’ll have three options: Webcam Video (record a video), Import Video (import an existing video from your local drive/Library, or  Import Image (local drive, recently used, gdrive, library images, free stock images, or shopify).

  2. For example, click the Import Video button to import a video.

  1. The Import Video window will appear.

  2. You can select the video from your local drive or recorded videos (library). Select the appropriate video and click Proceed.

  1. The selected video will be uploaded. Click Next to move to the next slide.

Note: You can change the image by clicking on the Delete button at any point in time. 


Step 2Now, it is time to give your prospects a little more information in this video by letting them know that you’ll be able to help them in all situations, etc. 

  1. You’ll have three options: Webcam Video (record a video), Import Video (local drive/recorded videos), Import Image (local drive, recently used, G-drive, library images, free stock images, or shopify).

  1. For example, click on the Webcam Video button to record a video.

  1. The Recorder tab will appear.

  1. Before recording, you can select Webcam SourceMic SourceAspect Ratio, and enable/disable Mirror Webcam Video camera, if needed.

  1. Once you’ve done that, click Settings  to exit the pop-up.

  2. Now, you can start recording. To do so, click the red circle button.

  3. After you’ve completed the recording, click the red square button.

  1. Next, trim your video to perfection if you choose to.

  1. Once you’ve edited to your liking, click Submit. The selected video will be inserted.

  2. If you want to spruce your video, you'll find several options to add a virtual background. You can choose them by selecting From libraryWebsite screenshot (enter web link), Upload image (local drive/gdrive), or LinkedIn screenshot. Select the option accordingly and click Apply.

Note: If you’re unsatisfied with the final video, click the Retake button and delete the video by clicking the Delete button below the thumbnail.
  1. To add a virtual background from the Hippo Video library, Hippo Video provides you with three methods.

    1. Click the From library link, select the appropriate option, and click  Apply. The chosen image or video will be applied to your video as a background.

  1. Or, to add a website screenshot as a virtual background, click the Website screenshot link, enter the valid website URL and click check. Once the validation is complete, click import.

  1. Or, to add a virtual background from your local drive or gdrive, click the Upload image link and select the appropriate image and click Import.

  1. Or, to add a LinkedIn screenshot as a virtual background, click the LinkedIn screenshot link and add. Check out this article for more detail.

  1. Once you select, click Apply.

  2. You’ll notice that the selected virtual background is applied to your video. Click Next to move to the next slide.


Step 3: The final step is to tell them you’re looking forward to finding some time to touch base quickly and check out and see how things are going.

  1. You’ll have three options: Webcam Video (record a video), Import Video (local drive/recorded videos), Import Image (local drive, recently used, G-drive, library images, free stock images, or shopify).

  1. For example, click on the Import Video button to import a video.

  1. Select the appropriate video and click Proceed.

  1. The selected video will be uploaded.

  1. To add your custom background music, click Settings > Set Background Music tab on the top bar's right side.

  1. The Import Audio pop will appear.

  2. You can import audio from local, recently used audio libraries or G-Drive and then click Import.

     

  1. The selected audio is set. You’ll be able to check out the audio preview by clicking on the play icon below the video thumbnail.

  1. You can adjust the volume of the background music on the slider.

  1. Also, you can change the background music at any point in time.

  1. Before sharing the video, take a look at your video preview by clicking the Preview at the top.

  2. Once you’ve done that, click Merge & Save at the top right. You can find all your videos merged and saved inside the library.

  3. The ‘Share your video with the link below’ pop-up will appear.

  1. Fill in the details and choose the appropriate option to share the video with your prospects. 

  2. Or else, you can exit the pop-up and share your video via email. Also, now you can share the video with your prospects anytime from the library.


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