Reels Challenge by Safronova
Day 7 Why Creating a Cover for Reels matters
The cover should be beautiful because it's the cover that a person who unexpectedly lands on your Instagram profile will use to decide which content to view.

If they watch more than one of your Reels, it's a good sign for the algorithms. However, I don't spend too much time on the cover. I choose a frame from the video and take a screenshot. I add it to my stories with a short, easily readable caption

Hi, I'm Olga Safronova. In 2020, I began my TikTok blog Initially in Russian, sharing expert content on video shooting and editing.
By 2024, I expanded to a global audience from different countries with more than
1M followers only through short video content with most viewed 30M and 20M on entertaining videos and 10.6M and 9,6M on expert content
On Instagram: I have expert (not entertaining) Reels videos hitting 4.2M and 2.8M views and a lot of houndred thousand views Reels

Olga Safronova
Bloger - Entrepreneur @safronova_video