Your stand-up videos should be no longer than 3 minutes or else it will be cropped. This is meant to be a preview for people who are interested in booking you.
You want to show off your best work, catch their interest and leave them wanting more!
We highly recommend that you upload a video of yourself doing stand-up comedy. This will give potential employers the best idea of what you have to offer for corporate events and shows. Think of it as an audition tape. My ComedyBook comedians have a better chance of getting booked when they have a video that is stand-up. If you choose to upload a different type of funny video, make sure it complies with our User Guidelines
Once you have signed up, you will be taken to a page that allows you to upload your video.
If you already have an account, click Manage Account in the top navigation, then My Videos.
From here click the Browse button to select a video that you have saved on your computer. It will then upload and you can leave the page. Your video will now be converting which can take between a few minutes to an hour to convert. After it is converted, it will be live on your profile.
Rather than purchasing an additional video, if you have a Headliner package you can Swap your video once per month. Your old video will be deleted and replaced with the fresh video you have uploaded.
As part of your package, you can swap your video once per month if you are a Headliner. To see if your video is eligible to be swapped, click on Manage Account in the top navigation, then My Videos. Find the video in the list on the left side of the page and click Swap underneath the video capture icon. You will either be able to swap your video immediately, or it will tell you the date that you can.
To delete a video, click on Manage Account in the top navigation, then My Videos. Find the video in the list on the left side of the page and click Delete underneath the video capture icon.
Be sure before you delete a video because there will be no way to recover it once it is deleted.
Your My ComedyBook profile comes with 1 video upload. You can purchase up to two additional videos. You will be charged a one-time, $5 fee for each additional upload.
During the sign-up process, you can specify if you would like additional videos.
If you already have an account, you can click Manage Account in the top navigation, then My Videos. In the video list on the left side of the page, you will see how many videos you can purchase. Click the + Video button. Browse for a video on your computer and it will begin uploading. After it has completed uploading, click the Check Out button on the bottom of the page.
Your video will not be live on your profile until you make your payment. You will be charged a one-time fee of $5 for each additional video upload.
Anyone, including yourself, can click the Facebook Like and Tweet buttons at the bottom of the video player on your My ComedyBook profile page. From here, Facebook and Twitter will take you through the standard steps of sharing your video.
You probably already have one of the following applications on your computer: Windows Movie Maker, iMovie, Miro Video Converter, Handbrake, VLC, or WinFF. Any of these programs make it easy to crop and convert your video files.