The WASTELANDER PANDA Saga: Part 2 – Promotion

Last week I posted the first in a series of five blog posts about Wastelander Panda that are being featured weekly by Ted Hope on his Hope for Film website.

Part 2 went online today, and focuses on our promotional efforts for the Wastelander Panda Prologue.

Below is the first part of the article, or you can read the entire thing here.

Part 2. Promotion: How We Drove our Prologue to 100,000 views in 3 Days

The day we posted our three-minute Wastelander Panda Prologue online, our intention was to share it with friends, with the hope that others would also enjoy it.  The accessibility and overwhelming amount of content on the Internet gives you a sense that you can easily put something up and people will find it.  What we realized is that realistically, you have to put it in front of them.

The evening we uploaded it, we happened to be at our friend Ella Macintyre’s house.  She’s one of those people that has grown up on the Internet, and knows it backwards and forwards – which blogs are owned by which media companies, who pays attention to whose content, and how information spreads from one place to the next.  The first thing she asked us was “So, where are you sending this thing?”

Despite our initial ignorance, and lack of prior planning, we managed to have our Prologue seen by over 100,000 people in its first three days online.

Read the rest of the post on the Hope for Film website: http://trulyfreefilm.hopeforfilm.com/2013/08/wastelander-panda-pt-2.html

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