Every business has stories to tell. AudPop provides the storytellers.
We make it easy to work with professional creatives from around the world. Grow your customers and increase engagement 13x with videos the audience loves – all within your budget.
Multiple ways to work with AudPop Creatives
AudPop creates, curates, and promotes high-quality creative content for your business through the following options:
Hire video creatives
Based on your creative direction, creators pitch their reel and why they want to work for you. You identify the right creator and hire them to create the video you need.
Video contests & film challenges
Our network of storytellers submits videos according to a call to action. Submissions can be voted on and the winners selected by your team. Once the top content is selected, you receive the rights—and benefit from lead generation, SEO, and social media impressions.
License videos you need
With a library of 12,000 videos, you can select content that you want to license. Need an arsenal of stock video content just for your business? Call for and license the exact stock video your social team needs everyday.
ALL Branded content
Have a large project? AudPop Studios provides white glove service to meet all brand objectives including:
Simplified and scalable video creation with no production cost
Creative oversight + account leadership
Managed + marketing services
Payments, legal clearances, and rights management
Video transcoding, hosting, downloads, and social sharing
Transparent campaign analytics
Digital promotion via social media and targeted emails to over 200 million
Connected TV in-stream media spots across our distribution partners
Since 2013, AudPop has provided top-notch video services. Here are a few of our favorite case studies:
Investing in women with Ellevest
Ellevest—a financial company for women, by women—needed five filmmakers to create a video series that featured the company’s high-profile investors. AudPop put together five film crews in five cities for this five-part series—all in two weeks.
Taking storytelling to new heights with Southwest Airlines
Reuniting with a loved one. Chasing a dream. Seeing the world from a new perspective. In partnership with Southwest Airlines, filmmakers were challenged with bringing the best traveler story on board—and tell it in less than three minutes—to win 24 one-way flight e-passes for the United States and Puerto Rico.
Encouraging gestures of trust with the Better Business Bureau
Honest. Transparent. Proactive. Humble. Equitable. These are the Better Business Bureau’s five gestures of trust—but what are yours? Filmmakers were challenged with submitting a video up to 3 minutes that shows an authentic, moving depiction of trust—with good sound and cinematography to boot. The goal? $21,000 in prizes.
Questions? We’ve got answers.
Why do I need video for my business?
Video increases customer engagement on a website by 13x. Video increases sales 6x. Every business needs video to engage customers, build their brand essence, tell their story and sell. Whether for social media, emails, or your website/app, let AudPop help you get all of the video you need, within your budget.
What types of videos can AudPop creators make for me?
AudPop creators produce do all types of videos, at scale and within your budget. Popular videos that businesses need include (but not limited to):
– How-to videos
– Product videos
– About us videos
– Video editing
– Short video ads
– App & website videos
How does AudPop's fees work?
We want every business to be able to afford our services, get great videos, and hire our Creatives. For small business projects, you set your budget. AudPop ads on 10% of the filmmaker payment. So if your budget is $1000, we charge $100 to the business. So your total bill would be $1100. Additionally, we add transaction a small transaction fee on the filmmaker side.
What is the right budget to get quality video?
Our Creators are top-notch. We suggest a minimum budget of $350 per video (this would be appropriate for a small social media video) and scaling up from there.
How does AudPop compare to Fiverr or Upwork?
Fiverr and Upwork are great at being Fiverr and Upwork.
The difference between AudPop and the other marketplaces:
1.We are video first. Created by filmmakers, AudPop’s #1 job is to connect video creatives to businesses. This is not our 400th product, it is our first product.
2. Our creative brief process + special sauce makes sure that you not only get great video, but work with someone you love;
3. We work with you and make sure you are getting what and who you need for your project;
4. Audience and customer building – we help you not just get great video, but increase brand awareness and host and promote your projects and videos that you acquire through AudPop;
5. 75K global filmmakers + AudPop’s diverse team who cares deeply about authentic, quality storytelling = feel-good-right-side-of-history quality work.
What's the difference between video contests and hiring a creative?
Launch a video contest to get several videos vs one. You don’t have as much control over the videos, but you will get all types of perspectives, stories, and ideas that get shared across social, receive audience voting, lead generation, and more.
Hire a filmmaker when you have a specific video need and will want to work with your creator to get the exact video/edits you need.
I filled out the Get Started/Creative Brief form. Now what?
To get started, fill out the creative brief here: https://www.audpop.com/get-started/
We will then create your project brief and page and send it for your review. Once approved, you will pay for the project (your budget + our 10% fee).
We will then promote your submissions through email and social media.
Your applications/pitches will start rolling in for your review.
You will choose a filmmaker to work with and then start working with your creative.
If you do not find a creator to work with, we will refund your payment.
Our job is to make sure you hire a creative you love, get video you adore, and work with us again. So we make sure to help you along the way.
What is AudPop Studios? How do you work with larger brands and budgets?
AudPop started in 2013 serving enterprise brands like DELL, Hilton, GoDaddy, and Southwest Airlines. Tried and true, our team excels at running big video campaigns.
Why work with AudPop Studios?
- AudPop Studios provides a deeper level of account management and expertise for brands to work with our filmmaker collective.
- Expand your Creative team as needed with experienced freelancers already vetted for business projects.
- A team of AudPop Business Success Managers is here to help match you with the best talent for your team – no need for endless guessing and interviews.
- Work with verified, exceptional hand-vetted talent for stellar quality and service.
- Discover emerging Creatives, filmmakers, writers, and ideas whose work will blow you away.
Diversity is our $uperpower.
At AudPop, diversity must be behind the lens to unleash a truly unique, authentic story. That’s why we pride ourselves on our diverse network of 75,000 filmmakers from all over the world.
We work with any budget.
AudPop provides an affordable and seamless solution to creating the video you need as well as drive the desired audience engagement through our video campaigns.
AudPop is built by filmmakers who understand the importance for brands to tell authentic stories and for filmmakers to have more opportunities to make their dreams come true.
Ready to get the video you need?
AudPop works but don’t just take our word for it.
Here is what some of our clients have to say about working with us.
“The need for video is increasing at exponential rates. Video is expensive to create at volume. I love getting to untapping creatives and I hate wasting dollars. AudPop creators and DELL can do unbelievable work and disrupt the traditional way of working together. For a leader like me, that is super interesting.”
– Liz Matthews, SVP of Global Brand, Creative & Experiential Marketing, Dell Technologies
“AudPop has built a global network of video storytellers from towns and communities around the world. Boots on the ground with cameras on their shoulders. I think every business should tap the AudPop network and blow their projects up!”
– Lynn Casey, Shine Scout
“The need for video is increasing at exponential rates. Video is expensive to create at volume. I love getting to untapping creatives and I hate wasting dollars. AudPop creators and DELL do unbelievable work and disrupt the traditional way of working together. For a leader like me, that is super interesting.”
– Liz Matthews, SVP of Global Brand, Creative & Experiential Marketing, Dell Technologies
“It has been such an amazing experience discovering and working with AudPop to get the video I needed to promote my new company. The way the creative brief process is handled on AudPop was a fast track to fulfilling my creative vision”
– Stacy Katz, Game Inventor
“AudPop is an outstanding partner. The team is professional, their process rock-solid, and the videos submitted as part of our video contest exceeded even our highest expectations for quality and storytelling. They nailed it!“
– GoDaddy, Content Marketing
“The best video content for the right price. Everyone should use them over and over.
– Mike Turner, DELL