ReelSEO Posts from April, 2011

Google Goes Silent...Film as Logo Turns to Chaplinesque Video

Google Goes Silent...Film as Logo Turns to Chaplinesque Video

Today is the 122nd anniversary of the silent film genius, Charlie Chaplin. To celebrate that, Google made a short silent film homage to Chaplin. The logo is brilliant in itself as you can see. The play button is clearly positioned to take the place of ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons - Explosive Amateur Footage

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   Explosive Amateur Footage

If I showed you the list of potential videos for this week's round up, you guys would certainly begin to worry about me. I have a problem. I can't stop finding, collecting, and watching online videos. Thankfully, my responsibilities here at ReelSEO allow me to ...

Why CMOs & Marketing Executives Must Embrace Social Video Marketing - NOW

Why CMOs & Marketing Executives Must Embrace Social Video Marketing   NOW

Large and medium size companies are reporting larger budgets for social media and online video than ever before, along with a commitment to measure social media ROI that should encourage even more spending. Yet one recent study on the Chief Marketing Officers with Fortune 100 ...

Crowdsourced Video Is On The Rise: Interview With Stroome

Crowdsourced Video Is On The Rise: Interview With Stroome

I only found out about Stroome last week--and promptly wrote up an article about their approach to collaborative video editing and creation. Imagine my surprise when co-founder, Tom Grasty, reached out to let me know they were launching a new-and-improved version of the service this ...

HTC to Offer Movie, TV Rentals on New Superphone, Sensation 4G

HTC to Offer Movie, TV Rentals on New Superphone, Sensation 4G

HTC recently announced that they will offer an app that will allow the purchase and rental of TV and film right from their new Sensation 4G superphone. They recently invested in OnLive, a video game streaming service (Feb 2011) and made a strategic investment in ...

Vimeo, YouTube, ITV, DailyMotion See SEO Boosts as Google Panda (Farmer) Update Hits UK

Vimeo, YouTube, ITV, DailyMotion See SEO Boosts as Google Panda (Farmer) Update Hits UK

Searchmetrics did some research into how top websites were affected by that big Google algorithm update back in February that has been harshing the mellow of many website owners. The reason for the report is that as of Wednesday, the update went live across the ...

YouTube Gets Serious About Copyright Violation Education, Revamps Help Center

YouTube Gets Serious About Copyright Violation Education, Revamps Help Center

YouTube has been pretty good about fighting copyright violations. At least, I think so. They've worked hard to remove videos containing unauthorized clips, and they created ContentID to go an extra step in scoping out violations on behalf of certain partners. They even ban user ...

The Art of Enchantment: How-to Captivate Audiences, Viewers, and Customers

The Art of Enchantment: How to Captivate Audiences, Viewers, and Customers

Author and venture capitalist Guy Kawasaki spoke at the ad:tech SF conference on the Art of Enchantment, sharing his tips on how to "enchant" audiences, customers, viewers, your boss, employees and more. Here are his tips from Daisy Whitney in this week's New Media Minute.

Tubemogul Revamps Look, Opens Self-Serve Video Ad Platform

Tubemogul Revamps Look, Opens Self Serve Video Ad Platform

Remember when I said real-time video ad buying was the future. It seems that Tubemogul agrees as they've just opened a self-serve, real-time video Ad purchasing system. Damn, I love it when a plan comes together. Now they're not the only one, but they're the ...

Mid-Week Online Video Reel Quick News Clips - April 13, 2011

Mid Week Online Video Reel Quick News Clips   April 13, 2011

It's been a busy week for various reasons, mostly NAB. That means a lot of news that might interest the Reel Readers but not warrant a full article. So I've chopped them all into bite-sized clips here for you to peruse. You know it's busy ...