The Basics of the Viral Video Formula
2 hours per day
CLASS START DATE
WHAT YOU'LL CREATE
1 Viral Video Idea
With Expert Trainers
We’re Smile Squad! We’re a group of successful video creators who made it big on YouTube and Facebook. Markian, the original Smile Squad founder, created his first viral video two years into his creator journey. Luckily, he’s here along with the team to teach you what he’s learned over the years to give you the best chance at going viral.Maybe you have tried it all, or you are scared to start because you are afraid to fail. Try using a formula that we know works. In this course, we are going to give you the content formula that took us to 13 million subscribers and five billion views.
1 Epic Video Idea
Creating a viral video starts with an idea that’s engaging and relatable
Breaking Down Virality
We examine what makes a video go viral, and how you can use these qualities to make your own viral videos
1 ZOOM SESSION
Meet Your Classmates
3 VIDEO LESSONS
Origins: Markian’s Story
Virality: How Does It Work?
Reality: Kurt’s Story
The core of virality is authenticity and connecting with your audience. We look at how you can do that, from acting to editing.
3 VIDEO LESSONS
Authenticity: Building A Presence
Acting: Sam’s Story
Recap: Steps For Success
Congrats! It’s time to graduate with your classmates!
1 ZOOM SESSION
Celebrate your achievement
An online class like no other
Every class has limited number of students to keep the learning experience great. Start by attending a Zoom session getting to know your facilitators and peers through a WhatsApp group.
Get access to new video lessons and other course resources every day. Choose between speed options to control your own learning experience.
Practice your new skills by completing short exercises that are designed by our curriculum experts to help you improve quickly and get feedback.
The Nas Academy experience ends with an online graduation so that you can see the work of your class, showcase your work, and also get certified!
Create an idea for a video that will go viral
Start and graduate together with yourclassmates
Lifetime access to all learning content
Smile Squad are a comedy group dedicated to creating videos that make the world smile. We took 4 years, and had countless failures, to crack the virality code and reach 13M subscribers with 5B views. Now, we want to share our secret formula with you.
This course is a combination of pre-recorded video lessons by Smile Squad, as well as a live learning experience by our Nas Academy instructors. You'll get the chance to meet Smile Squad at the Meet the Creator sessions. Please check your portal for these dates.
Yes! You have lifetime access to everything in this course – including the resources and access to the alumni community.
Yes! You will receive a digital Certificate of Completion. We can’t wait for you to proudly share your achievements with your friends and family. Don’t forget to tag us on social media!