Second screen engagement in the UK continues to have a positive impact on the viewing public as they turn to their mobile and tablet devices, not only to watch on demand TV but to interact with brands that are pushing their social media presence via TV advertising.
In our weekly look back at the news in online video we cover the plans to go HTML5 from Netflix, how the American Family Association is up in arms over Kmart and how Psy has done something that we are all going to watch eventually, you know it.
Last month we talked about the $2.16 billion loss in revenue due to poor quality video. Now, Conviva has come out with an infographic to better illustrate the problem. Low quality video includes buffering, low bitrate causing poor resolution, and a slow-starting video.
After we talked about what we’d like YouTube to do for uploaders and viewers, now it’s the advertisers’ turn. What would they really want out of the YouTube experience if they could make wishes and get it to happen? Consider this Part 3 of The YouTube Wish List, in which we rub our magic lamps and hope the genie has YouTube skills.
That pre-roll ad is not helping your brand, according to a new study by Sharethrough and Nielsen. Native ads, ads that conform to the publisher’s page and seamlessly blend with the rest of the content and the overall look of the page.
A pretty neat infographic shows the top 10 countries outside of the U.S. in YouTube viewership, once again stressing that YouTube has a global presence and that being able to appeal to as many people as possible can only benefit your videos in the long run.
YouTube was founded on this day in 2005. It has become a cultural phenomenon and it gets bigger all the time, with so much video your head will explode. Our friends at Shorty Media have provided a handy infographic to detail all the milestones in YouTube’s short history.
We've discussed B2B Video quite a bit in the past, and we've been able to look at some interesting data concerning the increased usage of B2B video among top companies. Recently, IDG Knowledge Hub posted their findings of a study concerning the background and behavior …
With Super Bowl Sunday 2013 just a day away, more than 179 Million viewers are preparing to watch the game. But it's not only the teams that will benefit financially – the average cost per head for snacks, parties, new TVs and sportswear is an …
I’m a great believer in the “rule of three.” It’s a writing principle that suggests that things that come in threes are inherently funnier, more satisfying, or more effective than some other number of things. For example, Gert Fröbe says in the 1964 James Bond …