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

How to Search, Buy, and Sell Stock Video Footage Online

How to Search, Buy, and Sell Stock Video Footage Online

Are you trying to find that right piece of video content you can use commercially? Or perhaps you own video content you have the rights to sell, but don't want to do the selling work yourself? I interviewed Jim Goertz, Director of Content Development for …

Facebook and YouTube Rise To The Top Most Search Keywords for 2010

Facebook and YouTube Rise To The Top Most Search Keywords for 2010

Experian Hitwise has released a year-end report detailing the most-searched keyword phrases and most-visited websites of 2010.  Among the most interesting reveals is the declaration that Facebook overtook Google as the most-visited website.  Of course, they wouldn't be number one if Google wasn't feeding them …

Google Releases Annual Zeitgeist Report, An In-Depth Look At The 2010 Year In Search

Google Releases Annual Zeitgeist Report, An In Depth Look At The 2010 Year In Search

Last week we took a look at what some search engines were saying about the most popular queries of 2010.  All the major search engines typically release a recap of the year's most popular keywords and search phrases, and Yahoo, Bing, & AOL did so …

The Future of Search Might Not Require Any Actual Searching

The Future of Search Might Not Require Any Actual Searching

Marrisa Mayer has a new title at Google:  head of consumer products.  Which is a little vague, if you ask me, but most major company job titles are that way.  At the LeWeb 2010 conference in Paris, she sat down on stage for an interview …

Following Google’s Lead for A Super Obvious and Powerful Video Marketing Tip

Following Google’s Lead for A Super Obvious and Powerful Video Marketing Tip

While researching possible article topics today, I ended up going down a rabbit hole of my own making over at the main Google blog.  See, I started by reading a post about the new Nexus S smart phone, which will run the much-hyped Gingerbread version …

What Video Marketers Can Learn From Annual Lists of Top-Searched Keyword Terms

What Video Marketers Can Learn From Annual Lists of Top Searched Keyword Terms

For many years in a row, the top search query was Britney Spears.  When sharing this fact with clients and during seminars, I often joke that one would think we've learned everything there is to know about Miss Spears by now.  And it seems as …

ComScore October 2010 Search Engine Rankings – Google Maintains Lead, Duh

ComScore October 2010 Search Engine Rankings   Google Maintains Lead, Duh

Since we talk about SEO, I figured we should talk about the search engines so you know where to focus (Google) and where you can sort of skip (AOL). Now, I find it odd that this report from comScore is five times longer than the …

Yahoo's New Keyword Research & Comparison Tool, Clues, Is Google Trends With A Kick

Yahoo's New Keyword Research & Comparison Tool, Clues, Is Google Trends With A Kick

If you care at all about having your content ranked well on search engines, then you're probably familiar with the concept of keyword research.  At least, I hope you are.  No matter what our egos tell us, it's nearly impossible to accurately optimize a webpage …

YouTube’s Topics On Search: Find The Videos You Want More Quickly

YouTube’s Topics On Search: Find The Videos You Want More Quickly

Way back in the beginning, when YouTube was just an infant, their search function was awful.  It was flat-out terrible.  And while it's improved a lot since Google came into the picture, it's still not always as helpful and accurate as we probably wish it …

Google Boost Local Search Ads Could Help Boost Video Traffic

Google Boost Local Search Ads Could Help Boost Video Traffic

Last week, Google quietly rolled out a new kind of search ad—called Google Boost.  Boost is intended to be used for locally-focused businesses that want an easy, pain-free way to get some added exposure when local searches are performed.

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