Greg Jarboe

YouTube, Facebook and India: Online Videos Biggest Sleeping Giant? youtube india 260x170

YouTube, Facebook and India: Online Video's Biggest Sleeping Giant?

India is already the second largest market, after the United States, for YouTube, Facebook, and many other video platforms. But with 37% year-on-year growth in Internet users, the potential audience for online video content in India could go off the charts.
71% of Companies Plan to Increase their Video Marketing Budget   Because it Works! [Study] video marketiing success 260x170

71% of Companies Plan to Increase their Video Marketing Budget - Because it Works! [Study]

A lack of a strategy, and an inadequate budget, can seriously impact a good video marketing campaign. But 71% of video marketing teams who have overcome these obstacles and found success with video are prepared to pour even more budget into video campaigns because they work so well for raising visibility, and increasing lead generation.
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The New Video Marketing: Community, Not Content, is King

The online video landscape has changed and the balance of power now resides with the audience and influential video creators, rather than with the brands and advertisers. Great video content will always do well, but it's community engagement that is now king, and brands and marketing teams need to build a different kind of relationship with consumers.
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Why Video Marketing is About the Audience Not the Marketers

A new hard-hitting industry report argues that marketing agencies, and brands, along with old-school broadcasters and media companies are so out of touch with the new social and digital rules that they risk ending up as outcasts. Marketing is all about the audience - not the marketers.
Facebook Hits 8B Video Views Per Day, Wants To Be Best Site to Watch and Share Video facebook 8 billion video views a day 260x170

Facebook Hits 8B Video Views Per Day, Wants To Be Best Site to Watch and Share Video

Facebook has fired its biggest shot across the bow to YouTube, promising to innovate the platform so the site becomes the best place to watch and share videos. With more than 8 billion video views every day on Facebook, the site is taking its investment in video, mobile and advertising very seriously indeed.
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The Brands and Agencies Behind the Most Popular Video Ads on YouTube

Finding success on YouTube isn't easy, even with a substantial marketing and advertising budget. YouTube has given a shout out to the top creative advertising and marketing agencies whose video content consistently appears at the top of the most watched ads leaderboard every month. It takes real talent to consistently produce the kind of videos that viewers will watch, share, and engage with.
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Video Advertisers: Your Target Audience is Watching and Engaging via Mobile

Did you know that more than half of YouTube views and 65% of Facebook video views occur on mobile devices? The ever-increasing overlap between mobile usage and video consumption means that the top 3 priorities of video advertisers and marketers should really echo those of YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki - mobile, mobile, and mobile.
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Video Advertising on Increase, Winning the Budget Away from TV Ads [Report]

The new 2015 Video Industry Report from AOL claims that agencies and brands are spending less and less on TV ads spots, with a sizable portion of those dollars and resources now being reallocated to video advertising. Spending on US digital video ads grew by 42% to $7.46 billion in 2015, but that number is expected reach over $13 Billion by 2019.
YouTube: Mobile Watch Time, Programmatic Ad Revenue on Increase YouTube and Mobile Advertising Growth 2015 260x170

YouTube: Mobile Watch Time, Programmatic Ad Revenue on Increase

Alphabet, the parent company of Google, has announced its financial results for Q3 2015 and YouTube is one of the stars of the show. Mobile watch time, particularly via the YouTube app, is on the increase, and YouTube's earnings from advertising has also shown a significant increase.
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64 Percent of Consumers Use YouTube to Review Electronics Before Purchase

Consumers are turning to YouTube as part of the buying process with 1 in 4 using the site for advice, inspiration, or to search for product reviews. 26% of shoppers confirm that they use online video for gift ideas, and 64% those looking to purchase new tech will watch video content about the electronic product as part of the purchase cycle.
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Consumers Turn to Google for Christmas Shopping Ideas, YouTube for Christmas Cheer

People search Google and YouTube in different ways, and in the run up to Christmas, we take a look at some of the top festive searches currently trending on both platforms. Video marketers still have time to prepare their holiday campaigns and take advantage of consumer interest in all things Christmassy.