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Increase conversions with those 7 video thumbnail play buttons

​One technique to increase conversation rates is to set a custom thumbnail on your video.

In the examples ​below, ​​I have created a thumbnail ​that includes myself and the word Click to Play on​ it.

Thrive Architect​ displays a play button on top of the ​thumbnail​.  You can choose from multiple ​icons and set the color for each video.

​Ideally you want to choose a color that is contrasting​. If you want, you could possibly A/B test different icons and colors using Thrive Leads or Thrive Optimize.

There are 10 icons to choose from, but i think the first one (a youtube button) and the last 6 are probably the best one to use.

​There are more examples of animated thumbnails in this post, but here are the icons available for a static thumbnail with some different colors:​

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}

About the author 

Denis Ethier

Thrive Themes Designer, Integrator and Consultant.

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