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Best Viral Video Ad: LG's "Tasteless" Optimus Pad Commercial

Best Viral Video Ad: LGs Tasteless Optimus Pad Commercial

We talked yesterday about the new LG Optimus 3D--it's a mobile device built with the partnership of YouTube that allows users to record, view, or upload 3D video. There is another Optimus device, though, in the land of LG--a tablet device called the Optimus Pad. ...

The Week's Best Viral Video Marketing Lessons: Crazy Talent & Inventions

The Weeks Best Viral Video Marketing Lessons: Crazy Talent & Inventions

The week after the Super Bowl, you might expect this column to be filled with some of the best commercials from the big game. But you would be wrong. I wrote about the ads themselves on Monday, and most of us have already watched and ...

Best Viral Video Ad Campaign: High-Speed Cute Animal Videos

Best Viral Video Ad Campaign: High Speed Cute Animal Videos

I think TPS Film Studio has been reading my weekly viral video round up articles--you know... the ones where I show you the week's best viral hits and then attempt to break down why each video was successful? In a new campaign, the company is ...

Surprise, Surprise: YouTube Million Dollar Gift Was All A Hoax

Surprise, Surprise: YouTube Million Dollar Gift Was All A Hoax

You should probably sit down for this. Get composed, and ready yourself for really unexpected, bad news: The kid that asked for a million dollars on YouTube and then got it? Yeah, total hoax, exactly like I said it was. After staging a check-awarding ceremony ...

The Best & Worst 2011 Viral Super Bowl Ads as Judged by Online Viewers

The Best & Worst 2011 Viral Super Bowl Ads as Judged by Online Viewers

Ever since the clock ran out on Super Bowl 45 last night, Hulu has been asking its users to vote on the best and worst of the commercials that aired during the big game. The early results are in, and a few things are clear: ...

The Week's Best Viral Video Marketing Lessons: Cars & Movies & SuperBowl

The Weeks Best Viral Video Marketing Lessons: Cars & Movies & SuperBowl

It's Friday again, and I'm guessing there are many of you in the path of the great blizzard that are probably still working from home today, though hopefully most of you are starting to thaw out. Which, I suppose, might increase the need for some ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons

Considering that I just shared some of my best viral video discovery websites with you yesterday, it's entirely possible you've seen some of this week's featured videos already. Tons of quality viral hits this week covering a variety of genres and topics. We have some ...

Top 6 Websites for Discovering New & Emerging Viral Videos

Top 6 Websites for Discovering New & Emerging Viral Videos

I've been writing a weekly round up article on the best and hottest viral videos for well over a year now. One of the most common questions I'm asked is about my sources--where do I find the videos I feature in my weekly best-of article. ...

World's Most Popular Pitchman Returns - Old Spice Guy Is Back

Worlds Most Popular Pitchman Returns   Old Spice Guy Is Back

2011 has already been a great (short) year for branded viral videos, but it's about to get a whole lot better.  Isaiah Mustafa, known across the Internet as "Old Spice Guy" is returning for a second engagement as the suave Old Spice pitchman. Currently the ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Shocking Rock & Roll Babies

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons: Shocking Rock & Roll Babies

The landscape of viral video is constantly changing.  If you don't like the current most-popular video that everyone's talking about... just wait a few minutes... something else entirely different will come along. Anyone has a shot at success, from the brands to the little guys. ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons

This is getting ridiculous.  There are simply too many great videos--funny ones, shocking ones, videos that amaze--to squeeze into this once-a-week column.  I'm going to have to start doing a "Best Viral Videos of the Midweek" article or something.  This week I have so much ...

This Week's Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons - 01/07/2011

This Weeks Best Viral Videos & Marketing Lessons   01/07/2011

This is my first viral video round up post since the new year began, and it's obvious from the start that this is going to be another great year in viral video.  The holidays didn't slow down the online video creating community one bit. There ...

How To Break All The Rules of Viral Video, and Still Go Viral

How To Break All The Rules of Viral Video, and Still Go Viral

One of the best things about the world of viral video is how frequently it changes.  There's so much creativity that it sometimes feels like anything goes.  Of course, we all know that's not actually true... it can't be "anything goes," or else all videos ...

The Top Viral Video Marketing Lessons Learned From 2010

The Top Viral Video Marketing Lessons Learned From 2010

2010 was a spectacular year for viral video, as more people than ever uploaded, watched, and shared videos online. While it's virtually impossible to know what innovative videos await us in 2011, we can find some clues in a trip down memory lane. What can we learn from the year in viral video that might give us an edge in the year ahead?

Hallelujah Chorus Vid Sets Record, Proves Flash Mobs Are As Popular As Ever

Hallelujah Chorus Vid Sets Record, Proves Flash Mobs Are As Popular As Ever

The flash mob, as a concept, is far from new.  It's been around for years.  And people have been uploading videos of flash mobs for as long as YouTube has existed.  And while almost everyone has seen at least one flash mob video, the genre ...