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The Week’s Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons – Hockey Dancing Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Hockey Dancing Edition

Another week, another fresh batch of the most popular videos. Some are from brands–and this week, we have an excellent selection of great branded videos for you–and others are from individuals. But they all have a secret to share… a lesson to impart about what …

Why It’s Difficult For Videos To Go Viral, And Impossible To Predict

Why Its Difficult For Videos To Go Viral, And Impossible To Predict

So we should know by now that achieving viral status on a video should not be your goal.  But for the past few months I have read several articles trying to make sense of why a video does go viral.  Back in November, YouTube Trends …

YouTube’s Related Videos Algorithm Now Influenced by Viewer Engagement – The Reel Web #30

YouTubes Related Videos Algorithm Now Influenced by Viewer Engagement   The Reel Web #30

So many changes to keep up with at YouTube lately, but don't worry — we got you covered! This week on The Reel Web we summarize a lot of the changes happening at YouTube, including the algorithm changes to how related and recommended videos are …

Viral Videos Are Not Vital: Another Reminder For Businesses Looking To Video

Viral Videos Are Not Vital: Another Reminder For Businesses Looking To Video

I saw a story coming out of SXSW over the weekend that featured Jeremy Sanchez of Global Strategies and Robert John Davies of Ogilvy, who ran a panel explaining that businesses looking to get into video shouldn't be aiming to become a viral sensation.  And …

The Week’s Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons – Guacamole Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Guacamole Edition

You simply can't have your finger on the pulse of the viral video audience–their wants and needs as viewers–without keeping an eye on the current crop of popular videos. Brands and individuals find viral success every week, and each one can help teach video creators …

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos – The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos   The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating viral videos is something a lot of people try to do, but creating evergreen videos that have on-going views instead of a flash-in-the-pan spike is perhaps more beneficial in the long-term. For this week's Creators Tip, Tim Schmoyer of ReelSEO talks with Kevin Nalty, …

Peugeot Presents Racy Interactive Video To Sell A Lifestyle, Cars

Peugeot Presents Racy Interactive Video To Sell A Lifestyle, Cars

There are a number of ways video makers can get their audience to become active viewers.  We always talk about calls-to-action within videos, asking your viewers to comment, answer questions, subscribe, etc.  Those calls-to-action get people talking about your video and if you're really good …

The Most Shared Online Video Ads For February 2012

The Most Shared Online Video Ads For February 2012

Super Bowl commercials unsurprisingly dominate February’s Global Ads Chart. Over half of last month’s top 20 were launched during the so-called ‘greatest show on Earth’ or as part of the pre-match build-up. Not bad for an event that was hosted almost a month ago. In fact, with …

Need Social Video Concepts? Break Out A Thesaurus

Need Social Video Concepts? Break Out A Thesaurus

A lot of businesses and brands know the basic things they need to do to promote or optimize an online video, but still struggle with coming up with a good concept. Mercedes has done something truly smart with their latest online video campaign that many …

The Week’s Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons – Car Crash Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Car Crash Edition

Every week we try to bring you a cross section of some of the week's best viral videos from brands and individuals. In most cases, there's something we can learn and apply to our own video marketing efforts for every one of the examples–though if …

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