How to create great video thumbnails. For instance, if you are creating a product review video about the latest Go Pro camera, do not use a thumbnail of a bikini-clad model in the tropics. Furthermore, these shady tactics can actually lead to your video getting penalized in search rankings or even cause your You Tube account to be removed altogether.
How to implement:Rather than trying to capture a screenshot of a certain point in your video, opt for taking a separate picture that related to the content. Otherwise, take a picture of your subject, preferably in front of a plain background to make it easy to replace with a brighter digital background. 2. A facial expression conveying emotion and eye contact helps your viewers who are scrolling through thumbnails feel a connection. How….