web series Articles

A web series is a series of episodes released on the Internet or also by mobile or cellular phone, and part of the newly emerging medium called web television. A single instance of a web series program is called an episode or webisode.
While the popularity of web series is continuing to rise, the concept itself isn’t entirely new. Scott Zakarin created the first advertiser supported web series in 1995, The Spot.
The rise in popularity of web series can be seen as a result of...

The Day In Online Video News And Views 4th December 2013

The Day In Online Video News And Views 4th December 2013

The second series of Netflix’s award winning drama “House of Cards” is coming to the site on Valentine’s Day 2014 but the release of YouTube’s music and video subscription service has no such confirmation date. More on these and other stories of the day in online video from ReelSEO.

The Day In Online Video News And Views 20th November 2013

The Day In Online Video News And Views 20th November 2013

YouTube has announced an app for the Xbox One just a day or so before its launch, but don’t hold your breath for a PS4 one because there’s not going to be an announcement about that any time soon. More on this and other stories of the day from ReelSEO.

The Day In Online Video News And Views 13th November 2013

The Day In Online Video News And Views 13th November 2013

Netflix are making things better and brighter for viewers who watch their content via the television, with an upgrade to their TV menu. Netflix are calling it the biggest change in their history. These and other stories from ReelSEO.

17 Things You May Have Missed In Online Video This Week

17 Things You May Have Missed In Online Video This Week

It’s been another crazy busy week in online video with an Emmy win for Netflix, YouTube offering copyright free music and upgrading the terrible comments system and Machinima releasing all 10 episodes of ‘Mortal Kombat: Legacy’ in one go.

YouTube’s Geek Week: A Sneak Peek

YouTubes Geek Week: A Sneak Peek

YouTube’s Geek Week has kicked off–let’s see if the geeks can beat what the comedians did in May. Although after first glance, there doesn’t appear to be too much difference between the two right off the bat.

Think Like a TV Exec: How to Create a Successful Branded Series

Think Like a TV Exec: How to Create a Successful Branded Series

Today’s marketplace provides a unique challenge for brands of simply being heard. Brands must find new ways to connect and entertain their audience through branded content to support their marketing efforts. Brands must be willing to take a risk to try new things.

Annoying Orange Will Get 2nd Season on Cartoon Network May 16

Annoying Orange Will Get 2nd Season on Cartoon Network May 16

Despite a nearly universal professional loathing of Annoying Orange, the show has proved to be a huge hit on Cartoon Network and is getting a second season starting on May 16. Why is that, you ask? Well, there’s the matter of boys aged 6-14. That’s why.

Creative Women Join Forces on ‘Wonderly’ [Interview]

Creative Women Join Forces on Wonderly [Interview]

Women looking to find content and create content should take a look at Wonderly, which encourages creativity in every realm of expression: writing, music, cooking, drawing, etc. Wonderly’s network creates a great amount of video, including entries from Megan Tonjes, Ophelia Dagger, Overly Attached Girlfriend, and Squaresville.

Meet The ‘Kids’ Behind Premium Video Content [INTERVIEW]

Meet The Kids Behind Premium Video Content [INTERVIEW]

We talk to Jason Berger of Kids At Play, who have made web series on Yahoo and YouTube channels like LOUD and IGN Start, as well as creating social video campaigns with top brands, like Purina. What is the formula for their success?

The Week In Video: Explain March Madness To Me Like I’m Five

The Week In Video: Explain March Madness To Me Like Im Five

We take a quick look back at the week in video and give you an overview of some of the stories you may have missed. This week, it’s March Madness video time over at Twitter and Reddit debut a web series aimed at explaining some of the more complex economic. political and philosophical issues to five year olds…..

↑ Top