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The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons - Toy Story Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   Toy Story Edition

It's Friday, and if you're anything like me, that means you wish it was Friday night already. Unfortunately, an entire work day stands between you and the official start of the weekend. But I've got your back. I've collected the week's best viral videos from ...

Viral Video Marketing vs. Social Video Marketing – Which is Better?

Viral Video Marketing vs. Social Video Marketing – Which is Better?

You saw it coming to this over the past few weeks, didn't you? I have been writing a lot lately about "viral video" and "social video," and now it's time to give them the ultimate face-off. What's the difference between viral video and social video? ...

Dentyne Bites Into Branded Online Video With New Web Series

Dentyne Bites Into Branded Online Video With New Web Series

Digital Broadcasting Group have teamed up with Dentyne Gum on a new web series called The Single Life. The tongue-in-cheek-wrapped-in-chewing-gum web series is being positioned as a navigation guide to the world of online dating. Of course, it's clearly not serious since the first episode ...

Un-Viralize Your Video: How To Stop A Video's Rise Once It's Started

Un Viralize Your Video: How To Stop A Videos Rise Once Its Started

I know its every person's dream to have a video go viral on YouTube, but what if it starts to go viral and you need to stop it for one reason or another? That's what happened to me last week. Since I have an active ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons:

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons:

We've had quite a crazy week in the world of viral video. We saw rioting, lots of swearing, strange animal behavior, and even some clever video marketing from well-known brands.  In case you missed any of the week's most buzzed-about clips--or in case you're merely ...

Viral Video Chart: The Best Branded Viral Videos Of May 2011

Viral Video Chart: The Best Branded Viral Videos Of May 2011

Followers of the Viral Video Chart's global ads chart have certainly been put through the emotional wringer this month. Rather than the usual bombardment of funny branded videos, May has seen a number of videos that have left many users with lumps in their throats.

Social Video Marketing Lessons via BlendTec’s “Will it Blend?”

Social Video Marketing Lessons via BlendTec’s “Will it Blend?”

I interviewed Tom Dickson, CEO of Blendtec, responsible for one of the most popular YouTube video shows of all time and a pioneering example of how to be social with video in your own business. Tom shares his advice he has for others who want ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons - Gadgets, Attacks, & Bloopers

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   Gadgets, Attacks, & Bloopers

It was another big week for viral videos. You probably heard about the Facebook Arm Tattoo video (which was a hoax), or the video of the soldiers who were charged for extra bags by Delta... or maybe you caught one of the dozens of great ...

Facebook Tattoo Video Was Just A Fantastic Viral Marketing Hoax

Facebook Tattoo Video Was Just A Fantastic Viral Marketing Hoax

This is just awesome. The Facebook tattoo video, which I wrote about here yesterday as part of a "videos that become news" article, turns out to be an elaborate fake. A viral marketing video. It's nothing but a hoax. And what a wonderful hoax it was--and ...

Best Branded Viral Video Campaign – Beer Brands Show Video's Versatility

Best Branded Viral Video Campaign – Beer Brands Show Videos Versatility

I am always on the lookout for brands that are creating original, engaging online video content. I think brands, with their resources and big pockets, are able to push online video as a medium toward greater heights—at least, as long as they're eschewing traditional commercials ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Near-Misses & Romance

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Near Misses & Romance

This week's videos are sure to please, and we have content for everyone. We've got cat videos for the animal lovers, we've got time-lapse videos for the artistic audience, and even a few clips for the romantics among you. Just sit back, relax, click the ...

Branded Hoax Viral Videos Are Becoming A Cottage Industry

Branded Hoax Viral Videos Are Becoming A Cottage Industry

First there were the ad agencies—big brands paid them to dream up marketing creative for everything from print to radio to television. Then came the niche agencies designed to help just with the emerging media market of online videos. And now that most of the ...

Record Breaking Viral Videos: Lip Dub, Rubik's Cube, & BMX Triple Jump

Record Breaking Viral Videos: Lip Dub, Rubiks Cube, & BMX Triple Jump

I can scarcely go a day anymore without at least looking at my favorite curated video sites to see what new videos are popular. That says a lot about what a video junkie I am, but it also says a lot about how much great ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Camera Techniques & Musical Performances

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Camera Techniques & Musical Performances

Well, good morning. I hope you're off to a great start on this fine Friday morning. And if you're not... well, then let this column help turn things around and get you pointed in a positive direction. We've collected some of the best videos of ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Short Films & Fakes

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Short Films & Fakes

It's that time once again--Friday morning, to be exact--when I provide you with a list of some of the best viral videos I found and read about throughout the week. Some are branded advertisements, some are artistic projects in nature, and of course some are ...