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:

eCommerce Video Comes Alive With Ooyala's Backlot Platform

As we've posted many times in the past, online video has emerged as an exciting and effective new method of marketing ecommerce products and services online.  Just a few weeks back, we covered some research recently released from comScore which details the benefits of utilizing online ...

Video Thumbnails In Universal Search - Google Confirms They Work

Last week, on the official Google Blog, they revealed a new set of eye-tracking studies that confirm what many have concluded already.  In particular, that video results shown with thumbnails in Google's universal search results do do NOT distract significantly from the user's experience and ...

The Newspaper Video SEO Opportunity - New Business Models for Realities

ReelSEO (http://www.reelseo.com/) is proud to release a first-of-its-kind, in-depth report on the unique opportunity that exists for U.S. newspaper companies to grow their audience and advertising base by leveraging video search optimization, also known as Video SEO.

Marketing With Video 2009 Report - Online, TV and Mobile Video Marketing

Every once in a while, I come across a paid whitepaper or research report that I think is important enough to share with readers.  With that in mind, last week I learned about a newly released report about marketing with video that is, by far, ...

Online Video Advertising Industry Report for Q4 2008

As all of us in the online video arena have experienced, the online video market is one that seems to look better and better each day. Online video marketing has been touted as one of the most effective methods of interactive marketing and is expected ...

Video Marketing Satisfaction - Does Online Video Marketing Work?

Whether or not you are currently leveraging online video marketing, no doubt you have heard that marketing with video should be part of your strategy. But does online video marketing really work for businesses? Is it worth the effort that is required? Are those that ...

EBay Videos for Ecommerce - Interview With Jamie Perkins of VZAAR

ReelSEO had the opportunity to sit down with VZAAR's Chief Operating Officer, Jamie Parkins to get the scoop on what VZAAR is setting out to do, where they came from and where they hope to go. VZAAR has been operating as a provider of a ...

Hollywood Studios Come Together To Launch Online Movie Platform

Studio 3 Networks, the premium entertainment joint venture formed by Viacom Inc., its Paramount Pictures unit, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. and Lionsgate, announced today that it will brand its next-generation entertainment service, epix. The service will provide consumers with access to great films and original entertainment ...

Mixpo Partners With Major Media Publishers To Bring Online Video Marketing To Local SMBs

As newspapers and media companies continue to struggle with overall revenue declines and as the economy has many small and medium sized businesses watching their advertising budgets much more closely,it is critical that media publishers diversify their interactive product portfolios in such a way that ...

Video SEO BlackHats Attack Google Video Search

Video SEO BlackHats Attack Google Video Search

According to ZDnet, during the past few days, Google Video has been targeted by a group of SEO Blackhatters who have already managed to hijack more than 400K search queries on Google Video.  As a result, users who are tricked into visiting the resulting video ...

Video Reputation Management Solutions With Reputation Defender's Michael Fertik

Do you feel the need to trust a professional service to monitor your online reputation protect your privacy, and maybe even use for civil and criminal lawsuits? ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Michael Fertik, CEO of ReputationDefender, about where automated tools are today with monitoring video ...

Youtube Content ID - Major Media Companies To Sell Video Ads

Thats right!  Now, according to an exclusive that I just read on Techcrunch: "YouTube is trying to convince them that love is better than war by giving them a cut of advertising revenues from their videos that appear on YouTube, regardless of who put them ...

Videos Are 50 Times More Likely To Rank On The First Page of Google?

Last week, Nate Elliot at Forrester published an interesting blog post titled, "The Easiest Way to a First-Page Ranking on Google.” In his post, Nate discloses the results of a study/experiment that they conducted whereby a series of popular keyword searches were run on the ...

RIP Google Video Uploads - Get Your Sitemaps Ready

Yesterday, Google finally announced that they are shutting down the ability for users to upload videos to Google Video "in a few months". I say finally because many of us expected this to happen for some time and given the efforts spent on enhancements to ...

Mixpo's CEO Anupam Gupta Talks Video Marketing for SMBs

Mixpos CEO Anupam Gupta Talks Video Marketing for SMBs

I had the pleasure of catching up with Anupam Gupta, the CEO of Mixpo.com to talk to us about video marketing solutions for small and medium sized businesses. Mixpo is an online video marketing/advertising platform that is designed to provide turnkey video marketing solutions for small and medium-sized businesses. Mixpo has developed a proprietary technology platform that leverages the power of video to drive action and deliver measurable results for SMBs.