Quick Guide: How to Improve Your Website Background Video

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http://www.videobackgroundwebsite.com/ Here is some simple guidelines on how to make a video background website and how to improve them.

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QUICK GUIDE: HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR WEBSITE BACKGROUND VIDEO:

QUICK GUIDE: HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR WEBSITE BACKGROUND VIDEO

COMPRESS:

COMPRESS Videos that have high quality resolution tend to load slower than those of that with low qualities. But of course you wouldn’t want to compromise, so it is advised to compress your background video down to the lowest tolerable bitrate as possible, to have them load faster.

AVOID POINTLESS MOVEMENTS:

AVOID POINTLESS MOVEMENTS Your video background for websites must not steal the users purpose why they visited the site. It must compliment only the website yet does not overpower the content. It must not be attention-grabbing to the point that it confuses your visitors. Movements such as excessive panning, unstable movements or swift cuts.

PROVIDE CONTRAST:

PROVIDE CONTRAST If there is a chance that your texts overlaps your background motion , ensure that it is still readable. Be sure to provide legible fonts and contrasting color to be able to decipher the words clearly. Have a testing of colors or you may add text-shadows to enhance the writing. Provide contrast to your text and background

LIMIT SIZE AND LENGTH:

LIMIT SIZE AND LENGTH Remember that time is of value to our users. They would want to watch only a short web video background of 30 seconds than in 3 full minutes. Or it is better if you try to use short looping videos. Also the users prefer to download small sized videos with 1-2MB than 2omb or so.

USE OVERLAY :

USE OVERLAY If your motion background is, let’s say pixelated, hide it through using overlays. This will at least enhance the motion background . It will help a little to make it look better, if you use a solid color and transparent overlay. Find the right pattern-overlay on poor-quality videos.

STRETCH VIDEO:

STRETCH VIDEO Be sure to stretch the video background html5 to exactly fill it’s container. How to this? There is a property known as “background size” that has an option “cover”. This ensures that the video will fit no more no less of the whole element it should fit into.

PROVIDE PAUSE BUTTON:

PROVIDE PAUSE BUTTON Whether you like it or not, there are users who would want to pause the video backgrounds website . May it be for the reason that it is distracting them, or feels uncomfortable for them, or have the notion that it is slowing down their computer. So it is best to offer them that pause button.

LOOPING:

LOOPING When you are to use loop structure, you are at least taking a risk in slowing your visitor’s CPU and thus, will hit the return button. So be sure to use the “loop: attribute in moderation. Just be sure also to reset the timer, if ever the websites with video background are paused and played automatically.

CONSIDER DEVICES USED :

CONSIDER DEVICES USED Nowadays video background support from mobile phones are not yet heightened. iOS does not allow auto-playing of such videos even in android devices as well. Remember that the idea of a websites with video backgrounds are to enrich visual perception of the site. But because there are no significant data on the said videos, might as well use a picture background instead.

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So there you have some simple guidelines on how to make a video background website and how to improve them. Bear in mind that these videos are used to add to visual effects on your site so that more users who are curious about it, may visit your page.

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Videos as backgrounds are now a trend it continues to grow. So be sure you have the correct motion pictures in your site now. Talk to our team of experts at: videobackgroundwebsite.com

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