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The Sunday News Reel – Week of 11-17 October, 2010

The Sunday News Reel – Week of 11 17 October, 2010

Hey hey! Another week in the books as we wind down summer in the Northern Hemisphere and rapidly hurtle toward lower temps and the holiday season. Here in my part of the world the leaves are falling along with the temps. So it's time once …

The Power of The User Generated Video Product Review

The Power of The User Generated Video Product Review

ComScore and EXPO Communications did some research to look into how effective user-created video content can be. Namely they looked at the effectiveness and contents of video product reviews /testimonials made by users. The results might be somewhat surprising.

comScore September 2010 Video Metrix – Less Viewers, More Minutes Per

Yes boys and girls, it's that time again. The comScore top ten lists for online video properties are in. The thrills! The Spills! The shake ups, shake downs and everything all around. Let's get on with the show!

Intelligent Video Recommendations Provide Massive Boost to Viewing at NYT

Intelligent Video Recommendations Provide Massive Boost to Viewing at NYT

The New York Times and Taboola teamed up to do some A/B testing and find out which system for intelligent video content recommendations worked best. Taboola pitted its "secret sauce" algorithms for choosing the best possible videos for viewers versus a standard "other popular in …

Online Video Advertising Turning Into A Feeding Frenzy?

Online Video Advertising Turning Into A Feeding Frenzy?

I hate the terminology we associate with things. Words like epic, frenzy, legen….dary (thanks Barney Stinson) and unbelievable, phrases like iPhone-killer, the best ever and simply perfect. They all make me groan in disgust and I blame the sensationalist media in America for it all. …

Yahoo Steals A Chunk of Google’s Search Engine Market Share?

Yahoo Steals A Chunk of Googles Search Engine Market Share?

I come from a background in search.  I'm a search engine guy first, and a video guy second.  It's just how I'm wired.  Which is why ReelSEO is such a great home for me, because I get to write about both.  Today, there's some news …

The Web Is Dead, Says Wired – But Video Is Alive and Kicking

The Web Is Dead, Says Wired   But Video Is Alive and Kicking

Today  everyone's talking about a piece in Wired Magazine entitled, "The Web Is Dead.” Naturally, they posted the story on their website, and probably in a few other dead media formats as well, like print. The article's first paragraph reveals that its headline is somewhere …

Video Viewing Duration Doubles At Veoh After Qlipso Acquisition

Video Viewing Duration Doubles At Veoh After Qlipso Acquisition

Qlipso has announced that it has integrated its multiuser content-sharing platform into Veoh.com. This has seemed to work on the video front as the duration of viewing has doubled.

SES San Francisco’s New Video Lab To Bring A Site Clinic Approach To Video

SES San Franciscos New Video Lab To Bring A Site Clinic Approach To Video

It's very nearly time for SES San Francisco, which runs August 16-20.  The Early Bird rate expired over the weekend, but most of you already know that SES is a bargain at any price.  The four days will be packed with the usual phenomenal speaker …

Online Video Impacts Top 50 Web Properties During June 2010

comScore has released the monthly report on who does what, where on the web, commonly referred to as the comScore Media Metrix. The report, as usual, looks at top web properties, ad networks and the changes in the traffic on those properties.

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