Mark R Robertson: ReelSEO Author

Mark Robertson is the Founder and Publisher of ReelSEO, an online information resource dedicated to the fusion of video, technology, social media, search, and internet marketing. He is a YouTube Certified, video marketing consultant and video marketing expert, popular speaker, and considered to be a passionate leader within the online video and search marketing industries.

Recent Posts by Mark R Robertson:

C-Level Execs Turn To Web Video for Business Information

Forbes Insights, in association with Google, announced the release of a new study today called, "The Rise of the Digital C-Suite: How Executives Locate and Filter Business Information."  The study is of 354 C-level and top executives at major US companies with annual sales in excess of ...

Youtube Adds AutoSharing - YouTwitFace Is Now Real

For those of you that may have missed it, a few weeks back, Conan O'Brien, on his  Tonight Show sketch called "In the Year 3000,” predicted that in the future, YouTube, Twitter and Facebook would merge and create "one super time-wasting site called 'YouTwitFace'."  1 week later, ...

Video + SEO = Best Practices for Video and E-Commerce

Last week, I had the honor of speaking at the first annual Liveclicker Video Commerce Summit in Seattle, WA.  I was asked to discuss and present video search engine optimization and to help educate the audience on best practices for publishing online video in a ...

How To Fix Aspect Ratio On Youtube Videos - Remove Black Bars

How To Fix Aspect Ratio On Youtube Videos   Remove Black Bars

Long, long ago, YouTube was 4:3 only. Then the age of widescreen came and so they changed everything to 16:9. This left many videos in a square peg oblong hole situation (as in the video just doesn't fit the player window properly). So here are ...

Open Video Conference - Watch The Live Coverage

http://www.reelseo.com/open-source-video/10929/ The Open Video Conference is a two-day gathering of global leaders in technology, business, public policy, art, and activism to explore the future of video on the web.

Software Tools to Upload Videos To Multiple Video Sites

Software Tools to Upload Videos To Multiple Video Sites

So, you've got some videos made and you want to get them out there as fast and efficiently as possible. That means you probably want some tools to upload them to multiple video sites automatically right? Right! Here's some of the coolest tools we found ...

TurnHere Productizes Video for SMBs - Filmmakers for All

With more than 8000 independent filmmakers, and an online video offering perfectly catered for SMBs, Turnhere has successfully formed partnerships with many high-volume sales channel partners and publishers like Yellowpages.com, Superpages and Citysearch.  In fact, business has been so good according to their COO, John McWeeny, that they ...

Interactive Video Ads Increase Effectiveness?

Interactive Video Ads Increase Effectiveness?

Late last year, Marketing Sherpa, released an in-depth report geared on the fast-growing landscape of video marketing titled, "Marketing With Video Report: Online, TV & Mobile.” In their research for the report, they asked a sample of marketers using video advertising, either online or on TV, what effect various ...

Email Video Marketing, What's Old Is New Again?

Want to get your video out to the masses? Why not try email? Sure you can't actually embed videos in email via Javascript (usually) but you can work some other miracles and get them in front of eyeballs thanks to new products popping up for ...

A New Era In Video Metrics Has Arrived - Tubemogul 2.0

A New Era In Video Metrics Has Arrived   Tubemogul 2.0

Tubemogul partners and the online video industry in general can rejoice! The dawn of a new era in video ad metrics has arrived. The new free metrics tools promise to delve into the depths of video metrics and pull forth more useful statistics as well ...

Hulu Traffic Growth Slows, Dramatically

Ok so, Hulu, who recently had a row with Nielsen over traffic numbers, is suddenly not the high flyer that it once was. I'm sure it's nothing serious and might even just be a bump in the road partly due to a lot of series ...

YouTube XL Review - Calling All Couch Potatoes

YouTube has finally released their YouTube XL app. For those unfamiliar with XL, it's an optimized version of the site aimed at television viewing. I don't really know how that's all that different from their original version of the site, just a bit simplified with ...

How Top Websites Use Online Video - Research

Over the past several months we've published some great research from the VIEW index, which attempts to measure and index how much websites integrate online video into their website content. Recently, VideoBloom, the company behind the VIEW index, took a deeper look at all 650 ...

Mobile Video and Mobile TV To Soar Over The Next 5 Years

According to research recently released in a new report from Pyramid Research, titled "Mobile Video Services: A Five-Year Global Market Forecast," mobile video usage will rise at a compound annual growth rate of 28% over the next 5 years.   By 2014, more than 500 million ...

Notice Anything New? ReelSEO Is Fresh and Clean

Ok, so I planned to do this much earlier, but the truth is, I'm not a professional designer or coder.  That is, I didnt used to be.  After a few months of learning some basic PHP stuff, CSS styling, and other thing-a-ma-bobs late at night, ...