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In-depth Review of ButoTV Video Platform: Interactivity Meets Simplicity

In depth Review of ButoTV Video Platform: Interactivity Meets Simplicity

Online video platforms (OVPs) are springing up all over the place. It's like the Dawn of Web 2.0 all over again and Buto.tv (prounounced boo-toe I think) is getting in on it as well (and have been for some time). However, they might be taking …

Brightcove 5 Enhancements Create More Robust and Efficient Platform

Brightcove 5 Enhancements Create More Robust and Efficient Platform

Brightcove put out the newest major release of their online video platform. As I've been immersed in several different OVPs of late I was looking forward to all of the new features that they've got going here and I'm going to try and get in, …

How The HTML 5 War Has Been Won, By Adobe and Kaltura

How The HTML 5 War Has Been Won, By Adobe and Kaltura

Many people out there think that a war was brewing. That it was us versus them, that one thing is better than the other and that, in Highlander style: There can be only one. Adobe proved them all wrong this week by incorporating Kaltura's HTML5 …

Cool Keyboard Shortcuts To Scrub Through YouTube Videos

Cool Keyboard Shortcuts To Scrub Through YouTube Videos

Saw this over at Gizmodo (they got it from Reddit) and figured if I had never heard of it, then the chances were good you guys hadn't either.  Apparently there are secret keyboard shortcuts you can use while watching a YouTube video to make it …

YouTube Marketing Tips for Partners: Engage The YouTube Community for Audience Growth

YouTube Marketing Tips for Partners: Engage The YouTube Community for Audience Growth

YouTube is wrapping up their wonderful "Tips for Partners" blog series, and I'm sad to see it winding down, because it's been fantastic.  Their last installment said the series would "run several weeks," but now it's ending after a total of four.  After covering a …

Behind-the-Scenes With Coincident TV – Tying Content Together in Creative, Interactive Ways

Behind the Scenes With Coincident TV – Tying Content Together in Creative, Interactive Ways

Coincident TV, like Qoof, wants to make your video content more interactive. However, unlike Qoof who was aimed more at eRetailers, Coincident TV is aiming to bring more content into the video viewing experience and integrating other content as well. I did not get to …

What Is A Video View? What Is Fraudulent? TubeMogul Helps Us Decide

What Is A Video View? What Is Fraudulent? TubeMogul Helps Us Decide

If you read the Reel Weekender thoroughly, like the good readers I know you all are, you'll know that I linked over to Pace Lattin's site, Industrypace.com as he's seemingly being threatened due to his reporting on video ad fraud. Well hot on the heels …

Viral Video Lessons Round Up – Wordplay, Time-Lapse, and Rare Storms

Viral Video Lessons Round Up   Wordplay, Time Lapse, and Rare Storms

Welcome to another Viral Video Lessons Round Up.  It's our attempt to have some fun by watching some of the week's biggest viral hits.  But we also attempt to learn something.  By reverse-engineering these clips—analyzing them to see if we can determine why they got …

Facebook Fastest Growing Video Referrer, But Still Behind Search

Facebook Fastest Growing Video Referrer, But Still Behind Search

Facebook and Twitter are the fastest-growing referrers of video on the web, according to a new report from TubeMogul.  Called "Online Video and the Media Industry," and produced in conjunction with Brightcove, it's a quarterly report, and the findings cover Q2 of 2010.

Behind-the-Scenes: Qoof – The Evolution of Interactive Video Advertising?

Behind the Scenes: Qoof – The Evolution of Interactive Video Advertising?

Qoof, while having an odd sounding name (qoofy, even?), has an interesting product. While interactive videos and ads are nothing new the implementation is. Their in-player application allows you to quickly offer all manner of information and call-to-action. Jonathan Stefansky, Qoof CEO, took me on …

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