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YouTube Promoted Videos Now Showing Up In Google Video Search Results

YouTube Promoted Videos Now Showing Up In Google Video Search Results

Google took to their Adwords blog today (with another mention on the YouTube blog) to tell the world about some major new changes to the YouTube Promoted Videos program. Promoted Videos is a way for businesses and video creators to get paid placement on YouTube …

The Social Video Blueprint, Part 3: It’s About Views, Not Impressions

The Social Video Blueprint, Part 3: Its About Views, Not Impressions

In last week's Part 2 of our Social Video Blueprint series, we talked about how brands are shifting away from traditional video advertising toward creating their own, original entertainment video content as a means of boosting brand-lift and audience engagement. This week, we dive deeper …

The Social Video Blueprint, Part 2: It’s About Content, Not Ads

The Social Video Blueprint, Part 2: Its About Content, Not Ads

This is the second installment of a nine-part series on social video and the impact it's having on branded video marketing as a whole. In part one we discussed the definition and basic characteristics of social video–if you missed it, you may want to check …

Ad-Choice Boom: More Viewers Choosing To Watch Online Video Ads

Ad Choice Boom: More Viewers Choosing To Watch Online Video Ads

Visible Measures has released their Q2 2011 report on choice-based video performance, and the results are pretty interesting, even while they're not all that surprising. Audiences are choosing to watch online video advertisements more than ever before–as much as 600 million times in Q2, which …

Video Advertising and Mobile Apps – A Match Made in Heaven

Video Advertising and Mobile Apps – A Match Made in Heaven

Branded video as a monetization medium in online games is a lucrative channel for advertisers looking to achieve better performance. Distributing video through an offer-based payments platform enables brands to not only present targeted content to highly engaged users in an unobtrusive manner but also …

Almost Half Of Viewers Watch Online Video Pre-Roll Ads To The End

Almost Half Of Viewers Watch Online Video Pre Roll Ads To The End

VideoNuze has a good piece today about online video pre-roll ads and user behavior. Summarizing two separate reports–one from YouTube & Scripps and another from AdoTube, a video ad technology company–the conclusion is that nearly 50% of viewers watch online video pre-roll ads all the …

TubeMogul Creates PlaySafe Tool To Detect Fake Video Pre-Roll Ads

TubeMogul Creates PlaySafe Tool To Detect Fake Video Pre Roll Ads

In a recent exercise, TubeMogul followed a hunch about pre-roll videos and discovered something shocking: an alarmingly high number of sites their clients' videos were playing on had imitation pre-roll ads. The fake pre-roll ads auto-play, and often appear as page-overlays, forcing the viewer to …

YouTube: Only 30% Of Viewers Actually Skip Skippable Ads

YouTube: Only 30% Of Viewers Actually Skip Skippable Ads

Huh. Here's a weird blurb of info (sorry Jeremy, stepping on your toes here): YouTube has announced that just 30% of their skippable ads were actually skipped. Bruce Daisley, Sales Director at YouTube, said in a recent interview with MediaWeek said that recent research done …

Content Length Directly Impacts Video Advertising Completion Rates

Content Length Directly Impacts Video Advertising Completion Rates

eMarketer has some interesting data up today, pulled from both Limelight Networks and Freewheel, showing that shorter online video ads are watched to completion more often than longer video ads. And that seems totally logical. However, the data also reveals that viewers are much more willing …

Social Video Works: Viewers Watched 800 Million Branded Videos In 2011

Social Video Works: Viewers Watched 800 Million Branded Videos In 2011

As brands get more creative with online video offerings, and more savvy in promoting them through social media and other outlets, a funny thing is happening: viewers are watching more ads. Take pre-roll and display ads out of the equation completely, and viewers have still …

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