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Tide, P&G, Embraces Onion Lampoon of Their Viral Videos

Tide, P&G, Embraces Onion Lampoon of Their Viral Videos

On May 29, The Onion presented a satirical article about a Tide video that is "the hottest thing on the web right now!"  It pointed out a lot of the things that get overplayed in this video sharing and acclaiming game, expressed in vague, excited ...

Why Your Business Should be Vlogging and How to Get Started

Why Your Business Should be Vlogging and How to Get Started

Vlogging is an avenue that more and more business owners are exploring – but why, and what are the benefits? And, who is vlogging with an impact right now? With YouTube surpassing Yahoo! as the second largest search engine, and millions of people increasingly watching ...

Adap.tv Adapts to App Mentality with Awesome New App Center for Online Video Ad Buyers

Adap.tv Adapts to App Mentality with Awesome New App Center for Online Video Ad Buyers

Adap.tv has been, in my personalized video ad network rankings system, in third place for some time. However, that ranking really just looks at reach and frequency based on comScore monthly Video Metrix numbers. It doesn't take into account other things. If it ever comes ...

Branded Video Content For More Than One Business: Killing Two Birds With One Stone

Branded Video Content For More Than One Business: Killing Two Birds With One Stone

In Part 1 of our coverage of The YouTube Advertiser Playbook, we talked about how businesses need to come up with a plan before shooting a video.  One of those involved coming up with a creative strategy for your video: will you have a testimonial, ...

New Features Help Manage Global Online Video Campaigns with Multiple Teams in TubeMogul OneLoad

New Features Help Manage Global Online Video Campaigns with Multiple Teams in TubeMogul OneLoad

In Star Trek, on the Enterprise, you generally have a bridge full of officers, each with their own particular field of expertise and list of responsibilities. Not surprisingly, enterprise-level business is much the same way, with the board room and executive levels being much like ...

Improve Your Video Interviews - Body Language Tips for Marketing Pros

Improve Your Video Interviews   Body Language Tips for Marketing Pros

Video is the best communications medium we have today. It is also the trickiest to master because it has a language all of its own. That point is often lost on many untrained marketers who shoot their own video interviews. Even with a great guest ...

Film Riot’s Monday Challenge: A Great Example of Interactive Audience Engagement in Video

Film Riot’s Monday Challenge: A Great Example of Interactive Audience Engagement in Video

Calls-to-action should be something fun or stir people to react to your videos, to become involved.  When you allow your fans to interact with you in some way, you give them a challenge or a question to tackle, and you provide your own input into ...

Your Social Media Marketing Strategy isn't Complete w/o Video [Creator's Tip #39]

In this week's Creator's Tip video, we talk to Nathan Engels, the creator of www.WeUseCoupons.com and contributor to TLC's Extreme Couponing series.  Nathan gives us his insights to the benefits of video for promoting your site or blog and how online video, and YouTube, have been ...

Going Beyond ‘Content is King’ In the UK - Coca Cola and Peugeot Experiment with Social Video

Going Beyond ‘Content is King’ In the UK   Coca Cola and Peugeot Experiment with Social Video

The adage ‘Content is King’ is now becoming something of a cliché, rolled out regularly to prove the author’s understanding that it’s not just hits that count, but how people perceive your message and what they do with it, turning viewers from passive observers to ...

Reuse, Recreate and Repurpose: Tips to Raising Your B2B Online Video Results [eBook Overview]

Reuse, Recreate and Repurpose: Tips to Raising Your B2B Online Video Results [eBook Overview]

I recently pulled down an eBook by Knowledgevision and DemandGen Report. I hadn't heard of either but the topic was quite interesting, it was about Business-to-business online video and offered some tips an reusing, recreating and re-purposing existing content to better leverage that B2B online ...

Video Seeding from the Beginning: A Conversation with Josh Warner of Feed Company

Video Seeding from the Beginning: A Conversation with Josh Warner of Feed Company

I sat down recently with Josh Warner, president and founder of Feed Company, the first video seeding company to launch in the U.S. in 2006, which seems like many years ago in Internet time. Feed Company is definitely a pioneer in video seeding, having been ...

Companies Focus in on Video for Branded Content Marketing

Companies Focus in on Video for Branded Content Marketing

Back in 2009, 37% of North American companies used video for content marketing.  Last year, that number rose to 52%.  While almost every company uses websites, e-mails, and print media to get their message across, video is becoming more and more important.  We all knew ...

The Most Shared Branded Online Video Ads For April 2012

The Most Shared Branded Online Video Ads For April 2012

Think nothing interesting ever happens in Belgium? Think again. TNT's Dramatic Surprise, filmed in a sleepy Belgian town to promote the launch of TV channel TNT, soared up Unruly’s Global Ads Chart last month.  Not only did it take top spot during April, but it has ...

Content Worth Sharing: Mary Doodles Goes Back In Time With Latest Art Video

Content Worth Sharing: Mary Doodles Goes Back In Time With Latest Art Video

Awhile back we talked about YouTube's "On the Rise" winner for February, Mary Doodles, who does time-lapse art videos.  What makes her videos special, though, is that there is a story being told along with the neat process of seeing her create paintings.  Very rarely ...

How to Connect with Key Video Influencers in a Social World [Creator's Tip #35]

This week we talk about how to seed your videos to influencers in your niche. How do you get people who have an audience notice your content and help you spread the word about it? We talk about how to initiate contact, build relationships with ...