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Online Video Given "Highest Focus" In 2009's Digital Marketing Campaigns, Says Survey

Yesterday the online video platform, PermissionTV, released its survey findings on online video initiatives for 2009. One standout finding: 2 out of 3 respondents listed online video as a primary focus of their 2009 digital marketing campaigns – higher than every other category, including social ...

Hulu Moves Up In Rankings To 6th Most Visited Online Video Destination

comScore, a leader in measuring the digital world, today released October 2008 data from the comScore Video Metrix service, reporting that U.S. Internet users viewed 13.5 billion online videos during the month, representing an increase of 45 percent versus year ago. Hulu Moves Up to ...

OVGuide Launches 2nd Annual Online Video Viewer's Choice Awards

OVGuide.com, the Internet's most comprehensive guide to online video sites, including TV shows, movies, user-generated content, video games and music, today launched its second annual Viewers Choice Award contest to identify the top online video sites of 2008. Nominations open today for individuals to enter ...

Metacafe Got A Record 9M Uniques Last Month and Lays Off Workers

Acording to TVWeek, Online video destination Metacafe set a traffic record in October with more than 9 million uniques in the US.  That is a rise of more than 30 percent since January of this year and an increase of more than 10% over September's traffic. ...

Video Search Apps Based On Truveo API

TopCoder, the leader in online programming competition, skills assessment and competitive software development, today announced the winners of the Truveo Developer Challenge. Competing for a prize pool of $100,000, developers were set loose to build custom applications that use Truveo's open API, to build the ...

Is Google Universal Search Biased Towards YouTube?

The short answer is....   It certainly seems so!  There was a great post today from Sherwood Stranieri of SearchEngineLand titled, "Is Google Universal Search A Walled Garden?." The nice thing about this article is that the author takes a fairly objective approach, giving Google the ...

OVGuide - Top Online Video Destinations for June

OVGuide.com identified the top online video destinations for June. With over 80 million pages viewed, OVGuide.com's user base experienced significant growth in the past month: June: 21 million visits (17% increase compared to May) 11.5 million unique visitors (10.5% increase) 10 million searches conducted (11% ...

Combining Local Search With Video Advertising

Ritesh Gupta from EyeforTravel was kind enough to allow us to repost some excerpts from an interview that they did recently with Walid Al Saqquaf, Co-Founder & COO, Trusted Places, a localized online video events and "things to do" directory and guide. In the interview, ...

Kids and Teens Consume Most Online Video Content

Nielsen Online, a service of The Nielsen Company, today announced that per person, kids consumed more streams than those over 18, and spent more time watching online video from home in April (see Table 1). Kids 2-11 viewed an average of 51 streams and 118 ...

OVGuide.com - Viewers Prefer Long-Form Videos

OVGuide, the Internet's most comprehensive guide to online video sites, including TV shows, movies, user-generated content and video games, today identified the top destinations for the month of May. The majority of the most popular sites, search terms and genres all consist of long-form content, ...

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