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Top 9 Lessons Learned From 2009’s Viral Video Successes

I've picked out some of my favorite viral success stories of 2009, and I'll tell you why I like them and why I think they succeeded—call it my list of the Best Lessons Learned From 2009's Viral Success Stories. There is obviously no guaranteed path to viral success, but following even a few of these 9 rules will definitely get you a great head start.

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week’s Viral Video Successes – 12/12/2009

With the weekend upon us, it's time for a Viral Round Up again.  Some really good examples this week that we can learn from, so let's dive in.

3D Projection Technology Wows In Lithuanian Viral Video

Jeremy's Reel SEO Article Checklist: Is the topic related to online video? ✔ Is there a viral component? ✔ Is author's mind blown? ✔ Seeing as all three of my personal prerequisite conditions are met for a "Go" article, I figured I'd better tell you ...

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week's Viral Successes -12/07/2009

It's time for another Viral Round Up, where we examine recent viral video successes and break them apart so we can learn what made them tick.  Let's dive in:

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week's Viral Successes - 11/20/2009

It's time for another Viral Round Up—our weekly look at the latest viral success stories as we attempt to reverse engineer them to see what made them work. Since I missed last week's Round Up, we'll actually look at more videos than normal this week.  ...

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week’s Viral Video Successes - 11/07/2009

It's time again for another Viral Round Up (it's actually a day or so past the time for another Viral Round Up, and I'm hoping you'll forgive my tardiness). As usual, the past week offers us several examples of viral success—some intentional, some accidental, and ...

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week’s Viral Video Successes - 10/30/2009

Welcome back to the third edition of this weekly series where we examine viral video successes (and sometimes failures).  The goal is to reverse engineer the examples to help break apart and identify what factors helped the video go viral.  Learning from those who succeeded ...

Is Your Video A Vehicle or A Destination?

I had a really interesting and occasionally heated discussion with a client today about the purpose of video, and I thought it was worth a broader discussion. The issue was the use of online video—specifically with YouTube in this instance—and how it's intended purpose drives ...

Viral Video Marketing Round Up – Lessons From This Week’s Viral Video Successes - 10/25/2009

This is the second of what we hope will be a weekly series examining viral video success stories.  We aim to point out what's popular in the world of viral video, and also attempt to analyze what it is that helped create or foster that ...

Learnings From This Week's Viral Video Success Stories - 10/14/2009

I'm a bit of a viral video nerd.  I like following the trends, seeing what videos are exploding versus those that are not, and then the real fun:  trying to figure out what makes one work where another fails.  It's a very inexact science. This ...

Politicians Still Getting Schooled On How Viral Videos Work

In a move reminiscent of the Lebron James/Nike slam dunk scandal, United States Representative Baron Hill (Democrat, Indiana) attempted to stop an individual from recording his health care town hall meeting on September.  Part of his reasoning had to do with YouTube: "Now the reason ...

7 Paths To Viral Video Marketing Success

Viral videos are the Holy Grail of Internet Marketing. Every individual, marketing firm, and corporation is striving to create a piece of video content that goes viral. Most of it is just shooting in the dark.

Viral Video Lesson: Quality of Views Over Quantity

I operate mainly out of the Nashville area (with a good deal more traveling than I'd prefer).  I also consult full-time with Nashville-area businesses on their websites, search engine marketing, and viral marketing.  It's pretty rare for me to come across a local example of ...

Lessons In Video and SEO - The JK Wedding Dance Video

A little video of a wedding entrance made a huge splash a couple weeks ago.  You probably saw it.  If not, you almost definitely heard about it.  For their entrance, the wedding party eschewed the more traditional entrance and scampered down the church aisle in ...

Viral Video – Is It The Video You're Searching For?

The words 'viral video' have become synonymous, mostly incorrectly, with increasing brand awareness, online marketing and online video advertising. Yes, viral video can do all of that, but there might be a better way for you and your company to get the word out instead ...