Twitter video resources

Twitter video resources

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Make your message more memorable by adding video to your Twitter Ads strategy.

More time spent consuming digital video globally than in 20161


Year-over-year increase in daily video views on Twitter2


Year-over-year increase in watch time on Twitter2

Twitter video best practices

Incorporate these elements into your video to maximize its performance on the platform. Videos optimized for Twitter drive an increase of 33% in emotional engagement3.

  • Keep your video between 6-15 seconds long
  • Grab attention early by opening on your product
  • Add captions for mobile, sound-off viewers
  • Show your logo and keep a permanent placement in the upper-left or upper-right corner of the frame
  • Incorporate positive human interaction with your product(s) or service(s)
Twitter video resources
Read the articles below for more detailed, data-driven advice.

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Twitter video examples

Mobile provider @tellomobile uses strong, eye-catching visuals and motion in their short 10sec video. 

Snack company @Sun_Maid conveys a sweet, family-friendly story featuring their products in this short 6sec video.

People management platform @LatticeHQ illustrates a walkthrough of their user interface in this 11sec video.

1Source: eMarketer, 2019
2Source: Internal Twitter research, 2019-2020
3Increase in 33% is versus non-optimized TVCs. Source: GroupM + Twitter, EyeSee, TVCs vs Optimized Ads on Twitter, December 2018. 
4Versus those not exposed to video ads. Source: U.S. Nielsen Brand Effect data

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