10 Ways to Be Comfortable on Camera

By Maria Peagler

Mar 31
Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Video is a terrific medium for business professionals to show the human side of their brand.  However, many of my clients are hesitant to go on camera, no matter how fabulous their company is.  They are highly uncomfortable with the idea of putting themselves on a YouTube video for the world to see.

If you’ve wanted to use video but were unsure of how to present yourself, watch this terrific video by my friend and Twitter colleague, Mary Ellen Miller.  Founder of MarketingMel, an innovative public relations, marketing, and social media agency, Mary Ellen is also a former anchorwoman and offers her 10 Tips to Feel Comfortable on Camera. Thanks Mary Ellen!

[pb_vidembed title=”” caption=”” url=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UCxj2MF9vZ4″ type=”yt” w=”480″ h=”385″]

About the Author

Founder of Socialmediaonlineclasses.com, Benjamin Franklin award-winner for independent publishing, award winning author of eight books, wife, mom, quilter and watercolor artist.

Leave a Comment:

(7) comments

Mary Ellen Miller March 31, 2011

Thanks so much Maria for allowing me to guest vlog for you! I hope that these tips are useful to your clients and students.

Linda Pucci March 31, 2011

What great tips, Mary Ellen! And having this as a video made sure I can model after your expertise! Way to go!

liz bushong April 1, 2011

Great information Mel!!! Very helpful.

Gregg Pechmann April 2, 2011

AWESOME tips Mary Ellen! Perfect advice for those of us in the sm world….

Mary Ellen Miller April 3, 2011

Thanks. So glad to be of help to everyone!


[…] 10 ways to feel comfortable on camera […]


[…] 10 ways to feel comfortable on camera • Everything is on-the-record • How to do a better phone […]

Add Your Reply

Leave a Comment: