Many don’t know that the video thumbnail plays an extremely important role in driving the visitor to click or not click on the video. Everyone looks at the way a brand is dressed, and thus the importance of dressing your video with a compelling and attractive thumbnail
Many have suggested that the greatest way to make sure people play your video is by using an image of a smiling human making direct eye contact. People relate to other people. Think for yourself – would you open a book with boring text on the cover or one with an image of a person smiling?
So, smile on your thumbnail and see your videos achieve a great number of plays.