IAB Articles

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Adify Creates VAST Video Ad Network

Heh, that's one of my better titles right there. Plus, it's extremely accurate in both meanings. Adify has recently implemented a new VAST 2.0 network that spans the globe and expands their previous offerings.

2010 In-Stream Video Advertising Predictions – Interview With Google

Grant Crowell interviews Ari Paparo, Group Product Manager of Advertising Product for Google, about his forecast shared at the Chicago Interactive Marketing Association’s 7th Semiannual Interactive Marketing Survey, that in-stream video advertising will be “huge” in 2010, thanks to growing adoption by media sales agencies of Internet Advertising Bureau’s (IAB’s) development of video ad standards. Will this open up video ad serving to more businesses on the smaller scale?

Wow – Google Marries Video To Paid Search Ads

Okay, this is too cool. I've heard about this, but hadn't seen it live and in the wild until today.  While not entirely surprising, the fact that Google has added video to the paid search ads in their results is kind of a big deal.

How To Make Online Video Accessible To SMBs

In order for online video to become a completely viable marketing tool it needs to be accessible to all levels of business from sole proprietors all the way up to multinational corporations. There are far more SMBs than large corporations and that means there's a …

One Giant Leap for Online Video Advertising – Solidarity

It's recently been said that the recession is slowing the adoption of online video for marketing purposes. But it's not really the only reason. There are many other reasons that advertisers and marketers aren't jumping on the bandwagon and joining the online video 'revolution.' Here's …

Recession and State of Online Video Industry Limit Adoption

More amazingly obvious research has been done by someone. This time it's been shown that the recession is the direct cause of an emerging, not fully tested way of marketing your company and product not being rapidly adopted. I know, you're all shocked and appalled …

Video Impact, Ad Tracking and More – Interview Tod Sacerdoti of BrightRoll

Brightroll, the video advertising network, recently announced their Video Impact program to track online video campaign impact on retail sales. When the announcement was made I was somewhat skeptical of the validity of the data as they chose Nielsen as the tracking firm. As a …

IAB VPaid Guidelines – Video Player–Ad Interface Definition Guidelines

Recently the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) has been working hard to set some guidelines for all sorts of online advertising, including now, video advertising and players. Last week they released their Video Player–Ad Interface Definition Guidelines (VPAID) which looks at simplifying the buying and selling …

Unicorn and New Tier Video Streaming Deal

Hey, when it's good enough for the NHL and NFL, we need to pay attention. So when I found out that Unicorn Media, Inc. who supply cloud-based services did a deal with New Tier, Inc. to fully integrate its streaming video application for the company's …

The Death of User-Generated Online Video Content?

AccuStream iMedia Research believes that the end of the user-generated content era is close at hand as outlined in their recent report Pro Online Video Views 1998–2012. Last year, they say, there was a 25% increase in prodfessionally produced content on the web. This content …

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