How to use hashtags on VeeR
Now that you have your awesome 360/VR videos or photos uploaded to VeeR, how to bring them to a larger audience and get discovered by more people? Besides embedding and sharing your work on social media or other platforms, hashtag can be a great help.
What is a hashtag?
Every post you create can be accompanied by a short message or caption and a few hashtags. These hashtags help organize and categorize photos and video content, which aids the process of content discovery and optimization. From a viewer’s point, hashtag feature can help you find the contents that most interest you and discover the newest trend on the popular hashtag page.
How to use hashtags?
3 Simple Ways to search for hashtags:
- Discover contents under popular hashtags
- Search for a specific tag on VeeR App
- Search for a specific tag on VeeR website
2 Easy Ways to hashtag your work:
- Hashtag your work when you upload it
- Directly upload your work to a hashtag page and your work will be tagged automatically
Need some inspirations for your hashtags?
Virtual reality has been making waves in the animation and comic realms. For animators, traditional 2D visual media tend to appear linear and involve locked off shots or camera angles, VR experiences feature multiple vantage points are similar to real-world experiences. Check out our MMD tutorials and Top VR Animations to get inspired.
Virtual reality is a great medium for art creation. More immersive and interactive than a regular 2D picture, VR gives the artists more possibilities and space for imagination. Share your own art piece with us with hashtag #arts. Need some tips on VR art creation? Check out our blog articles on 360° Illustrations, Art Exhibitions, and Digital Art.
We see lots of 360 vlogs popping up nowadays. As more people are trying out this relatively new medium, #vlog has also becoming a very popular hashtag on our platform and we have compiled a list of top 5 tips for 360 vlog-making tips for you.
360 design has become a new trend among interior designers. The immersive viewing experience ensures a great showcase of your design. Learn about How To Create 360° Renderings Using 3DS MAX and how VR could revolutionize Interior Design Industry.
With constant updates of fun and interactive features, VeeR Editor has become the most powerful mobile editing tool for 360/VR videos. Hashtag your creatively edited work with VeeR Editor with #veereditor or specific features to share it with VeeR audience and get sparkled by others.
VeeR Editor makes it easier than ever to edit VR/360 videos and photos. Featuring a wide variety of filters and background music, VeeR Editor brings your stories to life. Upload to VeeR with one tap, and share to mainstream social media.
SlideShow feature empowers creators to combine 360 videos and panoramic photos into a unique video memory. Users will be able to customize each photo or video by adjusting its duration and initial orientation as well as styling it with live stickers, and a wild collection of music.
Events and Contest:
You are here just the right time. From Dec 11th 2017 to Jan 26th 2018, share your 360 photos and videos with #2018 to win a New Year gift. What new places you’re visiting, what gourmet foods you’re having, what zany adventures you’re having. Bring us along for this holiday season and the new gear would be sent to your door! Click here to learn more about event details.
What are the benefits of using hashtags?
Get more exposure:
Users who are interested in a particular field are likely to search for hashtags that are related to it. When you use hashtags for your 360/VR contents on VeeR, you immediately increase its exposure by helping more interested viewers to access it.
Gain more followers and likes:
Using the right hashtag can be one of the best ways to gain more followers. It extends your work to reach a larger audience and enable it to be discovered by more people. When viewers stumble across your account through VeeR hashtags and find that you’re posting content that is relevant to them, they are very likely to follow you.
Participate contests to win a gift:
Many brands use hashtags for their marketing campaigns. All you need to do is adding these hashtags to your uploads to gain the opportunities to win a prize. For example, last month VeeR has partnered with MADV to launch the Madventure campaign where creators only need to hashtag their work with #Madventure to participate and win a 360° camera. As new year approaches, VeeR just launched its hashtag #2018 campaign. Continue reading to find out more.
Get connected with like-minded creators:
Under the same hashtags, you can easily find creators who have the same interest as you. Get connected and sparkle each other with your amazing works.
Discover partnership opportunities:
Once added specific hashtags, your works will have a higher chance to get discovered by brands or industry specific creators that are interested in partnerships.
Here are some tips for hash-tagging on VeeR:
Keep your hashtags relevant to your posts.
If you’re posting a 360 video of rollercoaster ride, including a hashtag like #Dogs or #Nature will only confuse your audience. Make sure your posts and hashtags have context if you want to impress your followers.
Use specific phrase as hashtags.
Don’t over hashtag
6 to 8 is a good amount for hashtags for one post. Having too many hashtags leaves you less room for the real message and can look spammy to the viewers.
Make hashtags part of your regular posts.
This can significantly increase the chance on being discovered by interested audience.
Use VeeR trending topics to find hot and current hashtags.
Never underestimate the power of catching the newest 360/VR trends.
Now it’s time for you to try it out! Hashtag your awesome works to get the exposure they deserve! Happy VeeRing!
VeeR VR is a leading VR content network dedicated to connecting 360/VR content creators from all around the world. VeeR VR app has been featured on App Store’s front page in many countries and regions, and handpicked by editors on Google Daydream, Samsung Gear VR, HTC Vive, and Oculus.