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The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Guacamole Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Guacamole Edition

You simply can't have your finger on the pulse of the viral video audience--their wants and needs as viewers--without keeping an eye on the current crop of popular videos. Brands and individuals find viral success every week, and each one can help teach video creators ...

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos - The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating Viral Videos Vs. Evergreen Videos   The Reel Web Creator Tip #29

Creating viral videos is something a lot of people try to do, but creating evergreen videos that have on-going views instead of a flash-in-the-pan spike is perhaps more beneficial in the long-term. For this week's Creators Tip, Tim Schmoyer of ReelSEO talks with Kevin Nalty, ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Car Crash Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Car Crash Edition

Every week we try to bring you a cross section of some of the week's best viral videos from brands and individuals. In most cases, there's something we can learn and apply to our own video marketing efforts for every one of the examples--though if ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Borderlands 2 Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Borderlands 2 Edition

Another week, another fantastic assortment of hilarious and entertaining viral video hits. There were bridges blown up, mysterious snow circles created, impressive acapella work, movie trailers, and a host of other popular video clips. Since there is a host of valuable marketing information and strategy ...

Unruly’s UK Ads Chart Similar, But Different From Global Ads Chart

Unruly’s UK Ads Chart Similar, But Different From Global Ads Chart

I'm in the United Kingdom this week to speak at SES London, which is being held again at The Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre. I'll be speaking on Thursday, 23 February, about "Developing a Video Optimisation and Marketing Campaign.” No, that's not a typo. On ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Star Wars Guitar Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Star Wars Guitar Edition

The week's best viral videos contained a mix of the old standbys and new trailblazers. We've got branded social video successes, both the kind created by the brand itself and the kind that tends to come from consumers who are super-fans. We've also got some ...

Will Ferrell, Old Milwaukee, & The Super Bowl Ad Only North Platte Saw

Will Ferrell, Old Milwaukee, & The Super Bowl Ad Only North Platte Saw

Old Milwaukee Beer and Funny Or Die put Will Ferrell in a 30-second ad during the Super Bowl, only to seen in the North Platte, Nebraska market.  No doubt, the move was made to buy a cheaper Super Bowl ad.  But the unusual nature of ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Super Bowl Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Super Bowl Edition

When history looks back on this week in the viral video world, the only thing they'll remember is the Super Bowl and all the various online video buzz the commercials generated. The truth is, there were a lot of great videos this week, and only ...

The Super Bowl Is Dead, Long Live Super Bowl Commercials

The Super Bowl Is Dead, Long Live Super Bowl Commercials

When I shared this year's Honda Super Bowl commercial a few days ago, I mentioned that it was a popular strategy these days for brands to release their Super Bowl commercial prior to the actual game and the actual television airing of the ad. But ...

Sometimes Movies Don't Need A Big Screen, They Just Need Any Screen

Sometimes Movies Dont Need A Big Screen, They Just Need Any Screen

Back in the day, when people actually visited video rental places, movies that either had a short life in theaters or went straight to video basically had to hope the millions of people sifting through the new release shelves would find their video cover and ...

Honda Puts Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Commercial Online Early & It's... Lame?

Honda Puts Ferris Bueller Super Bowl Commercial Online Early & Its... Lame?

Online videos are the new Super Bowl ads... kind of. Old Spice Man actually started as a cheeky non-Super-Bowl commercial online, timed to generate buzz around the game. Last year, Volkswagen put "The Force" online ahead of the actual game, and it helped generate more ...

20th Century Fox Gets YouTube Stars To Promote "Chronicle"

20th Century Fox Gets YouTube Stars To Promote Chronicle

20th Century Fox has teamed with Big Frame, a YouTube talent company, to produce videos promoting their new movie Chronicle opening on February 3.  And Chronicle is the perfect type of movie to get some YouTube promotion, as it is one of the latest films ...

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - Singing Obama Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   Singing Obama Edition

After YouTube's latest updates yesterday to the Browse page, many of you probably spent some time casually playing around with it to see what's new. If you did, you might have come across some of the selections in this week's round up of the best ...

Look At Your Viral Video, Now Look Back At Mine - What Helps Old Spice Succeed?

Look At Your Viral Video, Now Look Back At Mine   What Helps Old Spice Succeed?

Christmas 2011 brought the welcomed return of the Old Spice Man, in his new re-incarnation as MANta Claus. MANta Claus, played once again by Isaiah Mustafa – the former NFL player turned actor – was on a holiday campaign to give a gift to every single person on the planet. All 7 billion of us. Now, that's some mission.

So apart from the great content what has led to the success of Old Spice's marketing plan?

The Week's Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons - GoPro Edition

The Weeks Best Viral Videos & Video Marketing Lessons   GoPro Edition

We're getting closer and closer to the 2012 Super Bowl, which means we're about to hit a huge surge of creative (and expensive) Super Bowl ads making their way online to compete for viewers. Heck some brands will go the Old Spice route, skip the ...