Mark R Robertson

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The Top Facebook Video Publishers: March 2016 Most-Popular

BuzzFeed Tasty, The Lad Bible, NowThisNews and the WWE, were some of the most watched publishers on Facebook for video content in March 2016. Take a look at the brand new Tubular Leaderboard for top Facebook creators for more information.
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500 Hours of Video Uploaded To YouTube Every Minute [Forecast]

Facebook, Snapchat, and other video platforms are reporting incredible growth but what about YouTube? How much video will be uploaded to the video giant in 6 months, or even a year from now? Using stats from the last 8 years, ReelSEO predicts YouTube will keep on growing and growing.
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Facebook Content ID for Video is Coming, Addresses Freebooting

The issue of freebooted video content being uploaded to Facebook is a serious issue for many media companies, brands, and creators. But today, Facebook has publicly addressed the problem and promised more robust rights management for licensed video content.
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List of Video Search Engines and Video Search Web Sites (Updated)

YouTube, Google, and Bing are the main video search engines that will let a user search for video content on a particular subject. But did you know there are at least 6 others that you can use to find the video you want? We bring you the top 9 video search engines and video search websites.
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3 Reasons Marketers Will Wish They'd Gone to VidCon 2015: See You There!

VidCon 2015 might now be the most important online-video conference yet. With the introduction of a new two-day Industry Track, it's a must-attend event for brands, marketers, creators, multi-channel networks, ad-tech companies, and anyone else involved in the online video industry. Here's three reasons you'll wish you'd gone.
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ATTN B2B Marketers: How's Video Working for You? [Survey]

As part of our annual Video Marketing Survey, we want to get a better understanding of the wins, as well as challenges, that face the B2B video marketer. If you're part of a B2B marketing team, we'd love you to participate in this short, 25 question survey.
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Quick Tip: How To Grab YouTube Thumbnail Images

The other day, when I was editing the weekly viral video roundup post, it occurred to me that it would be nice to display a thumbnail image for the post, taken ...
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Vidcon 2015 Welcomes ReelSummit - Exclusive Discount for Industry Track

For those of you that have been lucky enough to attend our annual ReelSummit event, where we brought marketers, brands, retailers, and storytellers together to celebrate the business of video, we have some news for you. The good news is that we have secured an exclusive opportunity for ReelSEO and ReelSummit fans to attend a worthy alternate event with an exclusive discount.
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ReelSEO + Tubular = Fast-Forwarding Video Marketing Intelligence

When I started ReelSEO back in 2007, online video was still an infant and online video marketing was just being born. At YouTube, just six hours of video content was being uploaded to the site each minute -- versus more than 300 hours/min nowadays.
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300+ Hours of Video Uploaded to YouTube Every Minute

Google has confirmed that an incredible 300+ hours worth of video content is being uploaded to YouTube every minute. That's the equivalent of 12.5 days worth of uploads every 60 seconds! That's an amazing opportunity for brands, particularly in terms of earned media.
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Are Brands Wasting Money on YouTube Custom Channels? [Infographic]

Many brands are performing well on YouTube, implementing a solid programming strategy that encourages viewers to watch, engage with, and share their video content. Some of these brands have worked with YouTube to upgrade their default YouTube One-Channel design to what YouTube terms a "Custom Branded Channel." But are these Branded Channels providing the best ROI?
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Watch Time: A Guide to YouTube's TOP Search Ranking Factor

YouTube switched it's algorithm in late 2012 to focus on a new ranking factor called, "Watch Time." In this post, I take you through the history of YouTube's algorithm and ranking factors, discuss the reasoning behind why they've changed to "Watch Time," dive deep into the definition of watch-time, and highlight several best practices designed to influence and optimize for YouTube's most important ranking factor.