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High-Definition (HD) Video Formats Comparison - Is The Internet Ready for HD? Part-1

We have all heard about Adobe's new version of the Flash 9 Player which includes support for HD quality video including hardware acceleration. While this is great news for video online, it is interesting to examine whether or not we are really ready for HD. ...

Challenges for High-Definition On The Web - Is The Internet Ready for HD? Part-2

Is the Internet Ready for HD? Part-2 (part-1 here) Let's look the obstacles that we will need to conquer in order to bring High-Definition to the browser. Size: The biggest obstacle for viewing HD quality video in a browser is the size of the video. ...

Video Marketing and Video SEO Best Practices WhiteSheet

The folks over at TubeMogul have compiled a great report titled, "Web Video Marketing - Best Practices." They were kind enough to let me know that I could share this report with my readers. In this report, TubeMogul shares with us a formula that they ...

Backlot - Free Video Content Management and Syndication Platform

I was reading about Ooyala just today and it occurred to me, wait a second, my good friend sitting across from me mentioned he was working with them on something… I will tell you more about Ooyala, but safe to say (knowing my friend), they ...

Standard Encoding Format for Video - AVC / H.264

Standard Encoding Format for Video   AVC / H.264

H.264 encoding also known as MPEG-4 Part 10, or AVC (for Advanced Video Coding) is ready to become the format of convergence in the digital video industry, regardless of which playback platform the viewer chooses. Big Internet players like Google/YouTube, Adobe, and Apple iTunes are ...

How To Create Videos Without A Video Camera

Here is a great post that I found from Paul Nilsen at paulnilsen.com. Clearly you don't need a video camera to create a flash video presentation/movie. Below are 3 excellent ideas as to methods that you can use to create successful videos online. Anyone can ...

Video - ScanScount CEO Discusses Online Video Consumers

Doug McFarland on Online Video Advertising with ScanScout Doug McFarland, CEO of ScanScout, compares the excitement around online video to the early days of television. But McFarland notes that in this new world, it's the users who are in control. Transcript: What online video has ...