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Online video stats to blow your mind

Online video stats to blow your mind

Posted by on Oct 18, 2012 in best practices, BLOG, online marketing, statistics | No Comments

This year has seen even more dizzy-making statistics to prove the theory that online video grows business – and hopefully get more business owners off to a better start in managing their online marketing strategies.

Redefining Glamour with Ruby Veridiano

Redefining Glamour with Ruby Veridiano

Posted by on Sep 19, 2012 in awesomeness, BLOG, Filipinas, women's issues | No Comments

The Glamourbaby Diaries features the voices of young women encouraged to redefine glamour through strength, passion and purpose.

Are you ready for a business video?

Are you ready for a business video?

Just like you can’t build a house on sand, you can’t build your company using video, without first having a solid foundation of branding and business strategy in place. Here are some questions to ask yourself (and that I ask my clients) before embarking on a video project.

How to Win an Emmy

How to Win an Emmy

The Filipino Channel was the only ethnic-based news network to garner a victory in the 39th annual Northern California Emmy Awards. Producer Troy Espera took home the Emmy in the Current/Public/Community Affairs Feature for his segment on the inner city, non-profit group United Playaz.

2-min Intro Video for $1000 (A Grand for your Brand!)

Posted by on May 24, 2012 in BLOG | No Comments

For only $1000 (less than half what we would normally charge), 10 small businesses can get a professionally shot and edited 2-minute intro video to grow your business online and beyond.

Handling Sales Objections With Your Intro Video

Posted by on May 11, 2012 in BLOG | No Comments

Sales training 101 says that the key to objections is education. Show the goods, and use facts to prove that your point of view is good, and ultimately, correct. And the best way to do this? A video, of course!

Startupism Day 2: The Future is Now

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 in BLOG, Uncategorized | No Comments

Day 2 of Startupism: a keynote speech on the Future, a sneak peek into new apps hitting the market, and a bit of whinging about the pitches from the Death Match.

Lessons Learned from Startupism – Day 1

Lessons Learned from Startupism – Day 1

Posted by on Apr 3, 2012 in BLOG, Uncategorized | No Comments

For Day 1 of the Startupism conference, the main focus was innovation. In essence – how is the system of people and companies that orbits the sun called Entrepreneurship moving the rest of us forward? What ideas are changing the way customers experience or expect things to work?

Illustrator Jacob Thomas joins the mission to give more Schoolbags for Kids

Posted by on Mar 5, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments

  Rolling Stone Illustrator Jacob Thomas  recently donated a wonderful piece called “The Learning Tree” to Schoolbags for Kids, which is rolling out a limited edition run for the occasion. Check out this awesome video where Jacob talks through his creative process and why he thinks giving back is important. http://vimeo.com/35272629?utm_source=The+Learning+Tree+Launch+Announcement+&utm_campaign=JT+Launch+Email&utm_medium=socialshare Ampliphi Media is proud to support […]

The “Shadow” of Ignorance – FHM, Bela Padilla, and why dark skinned women aren’t happy

Bela Padilla and FHM, you’re right when you said you weren’t thinking about “harming anyone” with a cover that depicts your light skinned, bikini-d self surrounded by Filipina models in blackface. You weren’t thinking. This is the point.