August 31, 2020
Following the recent updates to Vidyard’s iOS and Chrome extension apps, popular business collaboration and communication tools have been expanded for business
KITCHEN, Ontario. – August 31, 2020 – In the midst of a 400 percent increase in product, video creation and hosting platform adoption for enterprise providers Vidyard today announced an enhancement to its mobile version of its video collaboration and communication tools.
In response to increasing demand from business users in all industries and company sizes, Vidyard, already available on iOS and as a browser extension for Google Chrome, has now made its tools generally available available via Android for 1.6 billion Android users worldwide and a free extension for Microsoft Edge users. These steps closely follow the latest updates iOS version.
Vidyard is now available on Android This allows business people to record and broadcast personal video introductions, meeting reports, team updates, and more from their Android device. With the Vidyard Android app, any employee can easily create video content without access to professional devices. This includes:
- Record and share a video in seconds
- Upload polished movies you’ve already made with your phone or other apps
- Access your entire video library anywhere
- Get notified when someone is watching their video
- Send teletext messages, share them by email, or post them on social media
Vidyard has also launched one Browser extension for Microsoft Edge This makes it easy for Edge users to record their screen, share videos and keep track of who is watching. Business professionals can record and share unlimited videos for client presentations, employee onboarding, team updates, and more with just a few clicks.
Vidyard has added 4.7 million users of its video creation, sharing, and inclusion tools as of March 1, 2020. The additional availability of Android will bring Vidyard to a massive global audience of business users who sellers, marketers, and business leaders continue to seek new ways to deliver their messages remotely. Vidyard for Cell Phones is the easiest way to record and share timely, authentic and human video messages.
“In an era of travel restrictions and imposed distancing, the need to stay connected has created the demand for asynchronous video communications that are simple and accessible anywhere, anytime,” said Michael Litt, Vidyard Co-Founder and CEO. “With the creation of an Android app, Vidyard continues a turning point year in which we have turned millions of new businesspeople into video artists and hundreds of companies into video-first companies.”
The global pandemic is changing the way we work and normalizing video as the leading tool for business communication. More and more people are working remotely, changing the traditional approach to video recording for a business. Vidyard makes it easier to Supplementation of text-based e-mails, chat at the workplace and other digital interactions, as these become everyday communication methods without in-office meetings. In addition, Vidyard With mobile apps, anyone can easily create and share video content while away from their desk.
The company’s asynchronous video platform was particularly appealing to users during the recent explosion in corporate video adoption. According to The state of the video 2020 in remote work According to a report by Vidyard and Demand Metric, 94% of study participants use video conferencing for work, while more than 50% say they create more recorded video than ever before.
Vidyard is designed to put the power of video in the hands of every business user while meeting corporate security needs. Vidyard is setting a new benchmark for hosting, creating, sharing, and measuring corporate quality videos available free of charge, to the everyone.
“Vidyard has enabled us to maintain close connections with our employees and customers at a time when a virtual experience is the preferred method of communication for the business world,” said Paul Perscell, vice president of retail marketing at CreditDepot, provider of a seamless end to the end of the day digital mortgage experience. “The business always has to be up to date, especially when buying a home. Vidyard helps us stay up to date from anywhere, a skill we can rely on now that the current environment has improved, ”added Joey Simpson, Marketing Trainer, CreditDepot.
The past eight months have been transformative for Vidyard and its clients. Since January, Vidyard has:
“With Vidyard’s mobile apps, professionals can record and share business videos in seconds – either via text, email or social media,” said Tyler Lessard, vice president of marketing at Vidyard. “We’re making it quick and easy for business people to use asynchronous video to work from anywhere, combat remote work fatigue, and potentially avoid their next online meeting.”
Vidyard helps businesses and professionals connect with their audiences in new ways by delivering engaging, personalized, and measurable video experiences. Through its global video hosting and analytics platform, Vidyard enables companies like Honeywell, Citibank and HubSpot to change their approach to marketing, sales and corporate communications. With its free and professional tools, Vidyard helps any business professional create and share custom videos to get their message across in a more personal and impactful way. Thousands of businesses and millions of people around the world rely on Vidyard for their video needs. Sign up for Vidyard for free: https://www.vidyard.com/free-screen-record
As the demand for video grows in business, Vidyard is expanding its mobile video tools to complement the platform and releasing an Android app.
Sandy Pell is the director of corporate communications at Vidyard. She was named one of the Top 30 Under 30 in Canada by PR in Canada and one of the Top 20 Tech Women in Canada by the C100. When she’s not creating extraordinary communication, as a commercial wall painter, she turns empty spaces into remarkable places!