The Day In Online Video News And Views 20th December 2013

The Day In Online Video News And Views 20th December 2013

Vimeo has always played second fiddle to YouTube in terms of user numbers but they are slowly building up a paid subscriber base that is willing to pay for the tools and features needed to promote their content online. But, is the general public willing to buy into transactional VOD in the long run?

Did you know that 1 out of every 82 calls to a cable operator in the U.S. contained some form of swearing? That's compared to 1 out of every 2,364 to veterinary clinics. We can't imagine why….these and other stories of the past few days in videoland from ReelSEO.

The Day in Online Video News

Google Reorgs To Grab Brand Spend, YouTube The Anchor MarketingLand

These Campus Celebs Are Huge On Vine And Instagram FastCompany

Vimeo’s Greg Clayman: Big Media Net Vet Joins Up With the Little Guy Variety

Pakistan gets YouTube back. Sort of IndexOnCensorship

Maker Studios Pacts with Just for Laughs for YouTube Channels, Dedicated Video Site Variety

The Day In VoD and Cable News

These Stats Show How Often You Curse At Cable TV Providers Over The Phone BusinessInsider

4K Netflix streaming launching next month TheVerge

Netflix Doesn’t Have the Market Cornered on Binge TV: Zombies + Walter White Help AMC Win the Fall VOD War AllThingsD

Time Warner Cable Keeps Breaking TV Out of the Set-Top, But the Cable Box Is Here to Stay Variety

To the surprise of no one, HBO can't wrap its head around eSports DailyDot

The Day in Advertising, Marketing and Mobile News

Jaguar Spoofs Mercedes Chicken Commercial Because Cat-Like Reflexes Are Better HuffPo

Seriously, Enough With This Apple Holiday Ad Gizmodo

Jerry Seinfeld Created These Intentionally Terrible Acura Ads For His Web Series — And They're Hilarious BusinessInsider

Aldi spoofs Queen’s Speech in Christmas video ad MarketingWeek 

One Of The CEOs Involved With Publicis' $100 Million Google Ad Deal Explains Why Digital Is Becoming A Better Buy Than TV BusinessInsider

But Wait, There's More!

Questionable Traffic Seems to Follow This Video Company Everywhere AdWeek 

Vine launching web profiles 'soon' TheVerge

'Between Two Ferns' Is Back with a Star-Studded Christmas Spectacular Splitsider

Google launches MyGlass app for iPhone TheVerge

Setting Up Wireless Streaming Video Doesn't Have to Give You a Migraine HuffPo

News Corp Buys Storyful, a Social Video Sorting Startup  AllThingsD

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Carla Marshall is the Managing Editor of ReelSEO. She joined the site in 2012 as staff writer and Director of SEO and specialises in video optimisation and organic marketing. She has a background in search and social media. View All Posts By -

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