IMDb is the used by film industry professionals to research actors, movies, production companies. It is the most influential tool in hiring and buying decisions. It’s known that over 98% of movie deals uses IMDb’s data.
The movers and shakers consistently promote their IMDb page to gain more exposure.
If you are an actor, having a high IMDb STARmeter ranking gets your name listed on top of the IMDb page of the movie you are in.
For example, if you are one of the cast member of a popular movie like Twilight, your name will be listed on the main page of the the main cast list. Millions of obsessed fans of the movie would then click on your name to know more about you. This visit to your IMDb page increases your STARmeter.
How do IMDb determine ranking?
IMDb rates the popularity of the movie, actors, crew and production companies based on how many visits and in-bound visitors it receives. It uses an algorithm that detects the incoming traffic and referring websites. This is why an actor’s ranking spikes up when his/her film is released or announced. (see figure 1 below)
Most of the profiles, their IMDb page are buried in the range of ranking of 100,000 to 1 million range. These profiles get very little or no exposure whatsoever.
This is why actors pay thousands of dollars to have their profile featured in the front page of IMDb. After all, having a good IMDb STARmeter can be the difference in booking film projects.
Advantages to having good IMDB STARmeter
- Profile displays on top of IMDb search results.
- Increases your chances in getting booked for a movie role.
- For films, it increase its visibility to distributors and sales representatives.
- Get listed on IMDB’s related content.
So if you want your profile page to get the most exposure, you need to work towards increasing your ranking to IMDb Top 5000 or Top 100.
Why hire us to Boost your IMDb STARmeter?
Remember, most film producers choose actors based on their IMDb STARmeter. If you are an actor and actively goes out on auditions, this is your bread and butter. Having a great IMDb STARmeter score is an important leverage you have over other actors fighting for the same job.
Film Buyers (distributors) often consider films that have great IMDb STARmeter ranking because it tells them how popular it is.
example (figure 1)
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