David Holland: ReelSEO Author

Dave Holland joined ReelSEO as Events and Commercial Director in 2012. His enthusiasm for video marketing is contagious and has been the driving force behind his development of video tools and platforms for multiple global clients over the last 5 years.

Recent Posts by David Holland:

No Sex Please, We’re Vine. Go Elsewhere for Your Adult Content

No Sex Please, Were Vine. Go Elsewhere for Your Adult Content

Soon you may be able to watch the best of Vine content with hand-picked video lists chosen by a dedicated Vine editor. Vine’s app currently supports category pages but that content is based on user input from it’s 40 million members. There’s just one catch – if your favorite category is sex, you will have to go to Tumblr because Vine is banning explicit adult content.

JW Player Partners With Vid.ly To Simplify Video Across All Devices

JW Player Partners With Vid.ly To Simplify Video Across All Devices

Online video service Vid.ly has teamed up with JW Player and that means the guesswork will been taken out of encoding profiles for HTML5 browsers, smartphones, tablets, set-top boxes and connected TVs. The new partnership will ensure that publishers can keep up with the latest mobile devices and browsers on the market.

Full Screen Auto-Play iAds Are Coming To Your i-Phone and i-Pad

Full Screen Auto Play iAds Are Coming To Your i Phone and i Pad

New full screen, auto-play video ads could be coming to an iPhone or iPad near you soon. The iAds will be music to the ears of advertisers who, currently, can only deliver clickable mobile banners for their video to play on Apple mobile devices.

Breaking News Videos From Vice Media Break The Mould

Breaking News Videos From Vice Media Break The Mould

Vice has been a point of reference for alternative news for years but now they’ve gone (almost) mainstream with a news and current affairs platform that promises the most hard-hitting coverage from their 1000 on-the-ground- local reporters.

Comcast To Acquire Ad Serving Platform FreeWheel For $320M

Comcast To Acquire Ad Serving Platform FreeWheel For $320M

Comcast is reportedly on the verge of buying online video ad platform FreeWheel for $320 million. The acquisition will give Comcast another platform to deliver video ads, not only to its own customers, but to viewers of other broadcast networks.

ZEFR Lands $30M in Round D Funding to Fuel More Cool Software

ZEFR Lands $30M in Round D Funding to Fuel More Cool Software

Brand management and social media marketing agency, ZEFR, has landed a funding round worth $30 million. The company will use the investment to expand its engineering and sales and marketing divisions.

Netflix and YouTube Dominate Downstream Bandwidth, Fixed and Mobile

Netflix and YouTube Dominate Downstream Bandwidth, Fixed and Mobile

Netflix and YouTube share 50% of all fixed downstream Internet traffic, and 23% of mobile. Netflix is way ahead at 31.6% of the bandwidth share, with YouTube at 18.7%. Facebook, with more than a billion users, surprisingly takes up only 1.3%.

It’s Official: Teens and Millenials Love YouTube More Than Facebook

Its Official: Teens and Millenials Love YouTube More Than Facebook

YouTube has finally toppled Facebook as the most popular website for 14 to 24 year olds. Nearly three-quarters of 14 to 18-year-olds in the US said they used YouTube “frequently,” compared with 60% who said the same for Facebook.

Virool Disappears From Google Search, Learns A Hard Lesson About SEO

Virool Disappears From Google Search, Learns A Hard Lesson About SEO

Suspected bad SEO practices have seen another site disappear from the Google search index – and this time it’s video advertising platform Virool that is feeling the wrath of Google. But is there to this than shady backlinks?

Apple’s New TV Promises Much More Movie and Cable Content

Apples New TV Promises Much More Movie and Cable Content

You won’t be able to get your hands on one until the holidays at the end of 2014, but if the insider reports are accurate then the new Apple set-top box will be well worth the wait. The new box will make it easier for customers to navigate between TV shows, movies and other online content,