Facebook has done plenty of profile pimping in the last year. But one thing we haven’t had the ability to do is to change our profile picture to a profile video.
Now Flip Video, the shoot-and-share HD video camera loved by bloggers and convenience fans alike, has launched a Facebook application that lets you “Flip Your Profile.”
Released on Valentine’s Day this year, it allows users to upload videos onto the profile picture section of their fanpage. This is likely to make it a popular feature for celebrities (particularly musical artists), and big brands who want to take advantage of the potential advertising opportunity.
It’s really simple to use. Go to the , and follow the instructions. The instructions are as basic as choosing your browser (from Chrome, Firefox, IE and Safari) and connecting your profile with the app. Once you’ve done that, you send your Flip Video to . You can also use other videos, although the video quality isn’t guaranteed.
Check out the video below to see how it works.
How would you use Flip Video in your Facebook profile?