Create the Perfect Valentine’s Day Video With These Tips

The season of love is officially upon us! Whether you’re looking to shine a light on your products, your pet, or your gal pals – we’ve got everything you need to create a video that shows just how much you care.

Read on for the best video ideas, tips, templates, music and more to make this your best Valentine’s Day yet.

Valentine’s Day Video Ideas for Businesses

Promotional Video

Hosting a special V-day deal or shop hop?  Be sure you’re prepared with a series of videos to showcase what you have to offer this season.

We love this example using our XOXO editing style:

 

Testimonial 

In the spirit of love – create a video with quotes or reviews from your customers showcasing what they love about your business.

Tutorial 

Not every piece of content you create has to do with hammering home a sale. Try creating a quick tutorial video about how to make the perfect v-day gift at home to garner some engagement.

Thank You

With all the warm and fuzzies flying around – it’s time to jump on the bandwagon and create a thank you video to show your customers just how much they mean to you. Record yourself, upload your footage, and let us handle the rest!

Gift Guide

Everyone and their grandmother are searching for Valentine’s Day gifts this time of the year.

Create a simple gift guide by following these instructions:

  1. Photograph your products
  2. Upload the photos to Magisto
  3. Add in some titles with pricing
  4. Select a style and soundtrack

And soon you’ll be serving up a hot new video to share with your followers!

 

Personal Valentine’s Day Video Ideas

Make it Personal

Record a special personalized selfie video for 30 seconds, throw in some images of the two of you, and voila! A beautiful personalized video is ready for you in minutes.

 

Get Punny

Spruce up your video with some puns to make your friends and family LOL. Check out the list below for some of our favorites.

I love you a latte.

Words cannot espresso how much you mean to me.

I donut know what I would do without you.

You’re the one pho me.

Time fries when I’m with you.

I love you, just in queso didn’t know.

This might sound cheesy, but I think you’re really grate.

Let’s grow mold together 🧀

 

Don’t Forget the Gals

Create a video now to show your gal-pals that they really are your #1’s.

 

 

Valentine’s Day Video Maker Tips

Take Advantage of Titles

You could always call your video “Be Mine,” but including a nickname, or a nod to something nostalgic can add an extra personal touch, so put some thought into your title!

Select the Perfect Soundtrack

With over 750+ tracks, selecting a song can sometimes seem daunting – but lucky for you our music team has already done the work for you! Choose our XOXO editing style and head to the recommended music section for just the right amount of romance.

Do you and your Valentine have a song that’s significant to you? Friendly reminder – you are always welcome to opt out, and upload your own – just be aware of the copyright laws. All of our music is already good to go, so sharing on social is easy peasy.

 

Take Advantage of Our Flirty Stock Footage

DYK we have over 25+ million pieces of premium quality stock footage available in our istock library? Peep this video for a fun look at some of our favorites.

 

Get Creative With Color

Pro-tip: Switch out your brand colors to highlight the holiday with this Valentine’s Day color palette. Plug in the hex codes below to make your video POP.

Simply head to video settings > contact info > Brand.

 

Choose a Loving Editing Style

Editing Styles are themes that add transitions and fun effects to your video to enhance your content. We’ve created three that we think are perfect for the occasion.

Love – Get this style.

 

XOXO – Get this style.

 

Caring – Get this style.

 

 

Start With a Template

Not into creating a video from scratch? No worries! Get V-day ready with our templates here. Fill in the gaps with your own footage, add new titles, or download as is.

Keep your eyes peeled on our Explore page, and be sure to join our FB community for even more Valentine’s Day inspiration.

Now go forth and make your Valentine’s Day something special!