Video Search

Video search engine coverage. News about the video search engine sites and general search engines as the pertain to assisting users find online videos. Industry coverage of video search technology, indexing web videos for search engines, video search platforms, universal search, and more about search engines

What’s New At Veoh – New Veoh.com Beta Version Launched

Veoh's got a new version including a website redesign, and some new features. They've re-categorized the content into more than 100 categories to make it easier for you to find what you want. They also allow you to browse for other videos while watching something. …

Video Thumbnail Images for Bloggers A “BUG” On Google SERPS – Problem Resolved

This past week I was in Toronto for Christmas and decided to do some Google keyword searches for my site.  What I found was a bit odd in that there was a new thumbnail appearing for my site's result (see below).   I thought that perhaps …

Google’s Shortcomings With Video In Blended Search Results

Google has an overwhelming share of online videos and viewers, as evident by this month's latest stats on comScore. So we asked the panel at the Search Engine Strategies Chicago conference, The Next Wave for Online Video: What do you see as the biggest shortcomings …

VideoSurf Adds New Video Search By Personality Feature

VideoSurf, a next-generation video search engine that launched this past summer just released an interesting new feature that allows users to search for videos by personality/character. According to VideoSurf, they use their computer vision search engine to measure and determine which personalities are most visible …

blinkx Launches Automated Video Metadata Enrichment Service for Publishers

blinkx, the world's largest video search engine, today announced the availability of an Enhanced Metadata Enrichment solution for publishers, as part of the blinkx Advanced Media Platform. Based on technology that was perfected over 12 years at Cambridge University and is protected by 111 patents, …

Video SEO Tips for Live Search – Interview With Jeremiah Andrick

http://www.reelseo.com/live-search-interview/ ReelSEO.com caught up with Jeremiah Andrick, Program Manager for Microsoft’s Live Search at the PubCon 2008 conference in Las Vegas. In this interview, Jeremiah talks about some recent enhancements to Microsoft’s live video search product and offers some good advice to video content owners looking to make sure that their videos are crawled and indexed by Microsoft Live Video Search.

Search Engine Strategies Chicago 2008 – A Video SEO Preview

ReelSEO, will be providing coverage of the Search Engine Strategies 2008 Conference and Expo,December 8-11, 2008 at the Chicago Hilton Hotel. Coverage will include blogging, podcast, and video clips on video marketing sessions and speakers prior to, during, and after the conference.

Blinkx Offers To Purchase MIVA for 55 Cents Per Share

blinkx confirmed today that it had delivered a letter to the Board of Directors and CEO of MIVA, Inc. in which blinkx has revived its proposal to acquire MIVA, for a revised cash consideration of $0.55 per share. MIVA is a Nasdaq-listed digital media company. …

OVGuide Launches 2nd Annual Online Video Viewer’s Choice Awards

OVGuide.com, the Internet's most comprehensive guide to online video sites, including TV shows, movies, user-generated content, video games and music, today launched its second annual Viewers Choice Award contest to identify the top online video sites of 2008. Nominations open today for individuals to enter …

New Video Search Speech Recognition Demonstration From Microsoft

Kit Thambiratnam of Microsoft Research in Asia demonstrates a new search technique being developed for internet video to the living room – all driven by speech recognition.