At some point in your professional career, you're going to want or need to make a video. Videos are, quite simply, a great way to get your point across no matter what you do. Whether it’s for running social media on the marketing team, creating presentations and product demos for the company, or making sizzle reels to showcase your team's work, videos are the way to go. And there are more tools than ever available today to help you make professional-quality videos without professional-level budgets.
For this Dealspotr Top 5, we’re sharing our favorite stock footage websites to help you fill in all the gaps you need to make your professional videos — in whatever form they take — more stunning and more effective.
Videvo, from $4.99/month
Videvo has half a million stock videos, graphics, templates, music tracks, and sound effects — so basically, everything you need to spice up your video in a single website. Whether you’re just getting started with making videos for your business or you’re an expert videographer, check out their pro-quality video templates to speed up your content creation process.
Videezy, from $19/file
Videezy is the place you need to go when you want to knock your business videos out of the park. In addition to offering stock videos, Videezy provides stock backgrounds for your videos — all you need is a green screen to get going. Turn your training videos into something magical. Transform your onboarding videos from drab to fab. Add interesting backgrounds to testimonial videos. Whatever you do, make sure to make it with Videezy.
If you’re marketing on a budget, Dareful is the site for you. Dareful offers free stock video footage in 4K. These landscape clips, aerial videos, and more will elevate your videos at work (and probably make you look as good as your company along the way) — and they'll do it at a super high resolution.
Making videos for your business isn’t just about impressing your boss. It’s about showing off your company to the whole world. Well, maybe not the whole world. But if you use award-winning clips from Filmsupply, they’re worthy of the world watching. Filmsupply licenses clips that have been featured in films from major production companies like Amazon Studios, Hulu, Netflix, and 20th Century Fox. Find clips that match your company’s brand, and use the footage to show how incredible your team is.
ProVideoFactory, from $9.99/month
Just because the footage you pay for is inexpensive doesn’t mean it has to be low-quality. With ProVideoFactory, you don’t have to watch your wallet or skimp on your videos. This stock video website offers 200,000 royalty-free clips that could help boost your videos both in the boardroom and on the internet.