Grant Crowell: ReelSEO Author

Grant Crowell

Recent Posts by Grant Crowell:

Monetizing Video Content With SEO – Interview With Red Bricks Media

Monetizing Video Content With SEO – Interview With Red Bricks Media

Grant Crowell back from the adtech conference in San Francisco. Last week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Ed Kim, CEO of the search and performance marketing firm, Red Bricks Media. Last year, ReelSEO's Mark Robertson and I spoke with Ed the Video SEO panel at PubCon along ...

Video Syndication & Licensing Strategies – Digitalsmiths Interview

Video Syndication & Licensing Strategies – Digitalsmiths Interview

Grant Crowell back from the adtech conference in San Francisco. I recently did a video interview with Ben Weinberger, CEO and Co-Founder of the digital video content publishing and indexing technology provider, Digitalsmiths. I talk with Ben about the panel he moderated, Digital Distribution Strategies: ...

Can UGV Work As A Business Model? Interview With Wikipedia CEO Jimmy Wales

Can UGV Work As A Business Model? Interview With Wikipedia CEO Jimmy Wales

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Wikipedia CEO and Co-Founder Jimmy Wales at the adtech conference and asks: Can consumer-generated media (CGM) work as a monetizeable business model for video like it has for text? What are the challenges with incorporating video into public Wikis? And, can ...

"Fair Use" In Online Video Marketing – The Daisy Whitney Interview

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Internet video and social networking expert and e-media personality, Daisy Whitney, on her upcoming eBook,Keeping Your Content (and yourself) Out of Court –A guide to understanding the Fair Use doctrine in the digital media age. Daisy's eBook digs into the what ...

Viral Video Marketing Disasters: How NBC’s Celebrity Apprentice Failed

Viral videos today are a great opportunity for profitable marketing. Yet so many people in traditional advertising today are missing the point of what makes a viral video successful. ReelSEO's Grant Crowell and Mark Robertson give their review of this past week's episode of "Celebrity ...

Online Video Is REALLY Worth 20 MILLION WORDS!

In a recent post, I gave a hypothesis that when applying the saying, "a picture is worth a thousand words," a YouTube video could potentially be worth nearly 2 million words. However my publisher pointed out to me that one figure in my math was ...

Why A YouTube Video Is Worth Nearly 2 Million Words

UPDATED – SEE HERE – 20 MILLION WORDS Here's some quick Video SEO marketing math to show how much information you could hypothetically share in a single video, when applying the saying, "a picture is worth a thousand words."

The Creative Vado HD Camcorder Review: Good for Business?

The Creative Vado HD Camcorder Review: Good for Business?

Grant Crowell of ReelSEO reviews  the Creative Vado HD digital pocket camcorder – is it good enough for serious business use, online video marketing and video seo? Watch our YouTube playlist and see us put it through a full battery of tests,  learn about the ...

Flip Mino HD Camcorder Review – Good or Bad for Business Video?

Billed as the "world's smallest HD camcorder," is the Flip mino HD a smart investment for those serious about online video marketing and video SEO? ReelSEO's Grant Crowell, and video producer and director Bob Sandidge of Creative Core Media, put the camcorder through a series ...

Does YouTube Not Give A S**t About Ethical Business People?

Months ago I warned of an increasing number of online video solution providers copycatting the YouTube logo to create "initial-interest confusion" with consumers. Has YouTube finally started cracking down on this deceptive practice in the industry of video and SEO? Or are they  continuing to ...

How The Rocky Mountain News Put Video SEO Hair On My Chest

How The Rocky Mountain News Put Video SEO Hair On My Chest

Some people are saying newspapers are dying, but one of them gave me my own "birth" into online video marketing and video search optimization. I speak of the Rocky Mountain News, the oldest newspaper in Colorado, which published its final edition on Friday, February 27, 2009. ...

Image and Speech Recognition In Video SEO: The Digitalsmith Interview

Image and Speech Recognition In Video SEO: The Digitalsmith Interview

I interviewed Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of the video publishing platform and indexing solutions provider Digitalsmiths, Ben Weinberger, on how their combination of  image interpretation and speech recognition tools can enhance search results and SEO campaigns for businesses of all sizes.

Instructional Videos and SEO Advantages – The Howcast Interview

In our continuing series on marketing with instructional videos and how-to video websites, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Sanjay Raman, Co-Founder and Vice President of Product Development for Howcast. Sanjay talks with Grant about the special SEO benefit with instructional videos, and some special tips for ...

Newspapers Need Video SEO, Says Scripps Newspapers Director

In our continuing series on newspapers and online video marketing, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Jay Small, Executive Director, Content and Product Development for Scripps Interactive Newspapers Group. Jay talks about the business imperative for newspapers to be doing a better job promoting video and have ...

Interview with Wonderhowto - Instructional Videos Aggregator

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Stephen Chao, CEO of Wonderhowto, the largest aggregator of instructional videos on the Web today. In our podcast show, Stephen talks about how a former President of Fox Television and USA Cable decided to get involved in the online video community ...