ReelSEO Posts from May, 2011

New Live TV Streaming Service Bamboom To Avoid Legal Issues?

New Live TV Streaming Service Bamboom To Avoid Legal Issues?

So we've talked about FilmOn and Ivi in the past. They both have been in bitter legal battles with the TV and cable broadcasters. Now, Bamboom is taking a more Zediva approach to it all. For those that don't know what I'm talking about Zediva ...

Old Spice Man Campaigns For Movie Role With Online Video Trailer

Old Spice Man Campaigns For Movie Role With Online Video Trailer

Let's say you're the star and the face of one of the most universally-praised online video campaigns in all of history. And suppose that, after that kind of success, you're interested in turning your new found fame into a more sustainable acting career... maybe you ...

What's The Next Eye-Popping Milestone For YouTube?

Whats The Next Eye Popping Milestone For YouTube?

YouTube shocked the world last year with the reveal that they were regularly serving up 2 billion video views per day, with over 35 hours of video being uploaded every minute. As stunning as those numbers were at the time, YouTube wasn't shy about setting ...

Video Curation in Web Publishing and Marketing: The Steve Rosenbaum Interview

Video Curation in Web Publishing and Marketing: The Steve Rosenbaum Interview

I continue my interview Steve Rosenbaum, founder of the video curation service Magnify.net and author of Curation Nation. Steve has been in the video curation business for decades professing for years that curation is the most effective way of marketing with video; and we share ...

Branded Hoax Viral Videos Are Becoming A Cottage Industry

Branded Hoax Viral Videos Are Becoming A Cottage Industry

First there were the ad agencies—big brands paid them to dream up marketing creative for everything from print to radio to television. Then came the niche agencies designed to help just with the emerging media market of online videos. And now that most of the ...

Record Breaking Viral Videos: Lip Dub, Rubik's Cube, & BMX Triple Jump

Record Breaking Viral Videos: Lip Dub, Rubiks Cube, & BMX Triple Jump

I can scarcely go a day anymore without at least looking at my favorite curated video sites to see what new videos are popular. That says a lot about what a video junkie I am, but it also says a lot about how much great ...

YouTube Teams With NVIDIA To Offer 3D Vision In Browser

YouTube Teams With NVIDIA To Offer 3D Vision In Browser

Being in the gaming industry as I am, there's no way to avoid NVIDIA when talking about graphics, 3D or GPUs and why would I? They make some of the greatest gear in the world in that regard. So when I happened upon an article ...

Happy 6th YouTube, 48 Hours a Minute Uploaded, 3B Views a Day

Happy 6th YouTube, 48 Hours a Minute Uploaded, 3B Views a Day

May is YouTube anniversary month and so the other day they patted themselves on the back, as they should. Internet phenomenon are generally short-lived and yet they have continued to evolve and adapt and remain relevant for quite a long time. Plus, they're worth a ...

Is Video Curation The Key to Building Visibility, Authority, And Value?

Is Video Curation The Key to Building Visibility, Authority, And Value?

What exactly is "curation" and how does it relate to web video marketing? To find out, I spoke to several curation experts. They explain why they consider it the best way to blend work relationships between machines and human beings to deliver rich and relevant ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Camera Techniques & Musical Performances

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Camera Techniques & Musical Performances

Well, good morning. I hope you're off to a great start on this fine Friday morning. And if you're not... well, then let this column help turn things around and get you pointed in a positive direction. We've collected some of the best videos of ...

Video Has Changed Search Results Forever: Engagement Objects w/Bruce Clay

Video Has Changed Search Results Forever: Engagement Objects w/Bruce Clay

We had the privilege of speaking with Bruce Clay at SMX, and he spoke at length about how video has impacted the search results in dramatic and permanent ways. Bruce is one of the most-trusted voices in the search engine marketing space--he founded his SEO ...

Social Video Optimization Explored: How Businesses Can “Get Social” With Video

Social Video Optimization Explored: How Businesses Can “Get Social” With Video

This week I had the opportunity to present at the Mediabistro Social Media Optimization Conference, with my presentation titled, "Social Video Optimization: Real Opportunities, Success Stories, and Winning Strategies." Check out my Slideshare presentation and some highlights from the presentation on what social video optimization ...

Soap Operas Pop, Proctor & Gamble Moves Online With Original Video Content

Soap Operas Pop, Proctor & Gamble Moves Online With Original Video Content

You've heard about the string of soap opera finishes right? I'm not hip to the whole daytime TV scene, but I know that some very long-running soaps have recently been canceled because of low viewership--and probably also because of the shift to online video for ...

Best Branded Online Video Ad Campaigns: A Trailer & A Hoax

Best Branded Online Video Ad Campaigns: A Trailer & A Hoax

Brands continue to lead the charge in creativity with online video. They have more money and resources than you and I do, which makes it easier for them to experiment. This week saw several entertaining branded videos, but I wanted to pull out a couple ...

Mobile Video Is Rapidly Changing The Shopping Experience: LiveClicker Study

Mobile Video Is Rapidly Changing The Shopping Experience: LiveClicker Study

Of all the many ways to use video for business purposes, one of the more intriguing and exciting is video commerce: integrating video into our shopping habits. And I'm not talking exclusively about e-commerce, either, but also ways that video is being molded into our ...