Video Sharing

Vimeo Is Better Than YouTube for Sharing Video?

Someone recently dropped me a line to tell me that Vimeo was better than YouTube. Me, being the easy-going guy I am, said "OK." Of course this might have been a clever plot on their part to get me to check it out for one ...

Video Blogging Gets Easy - WordPress Steps Up With VideoPress

Video Blogging Gets Easy   Wordpress Steps Up With VideoPress

A picture is worth a thousand words. According to Grant a video is worth millions. So when the content management system (CMS) that is used in millions of websites around the planet switches over to video you can expect billions of words to be transformed ...

How YouTube Destroyed The Village of Carpentersville, Illinois

How YouTube Destroyed The Village of Carpentersville, Illinois

Do you know if your municipal government is online video-friendly, or video-hostile? I get extra ranty for this week's podcast-and-article combo, exposing my former residence of Carpentersville, Illinois – 40 miles northwest of downtown Chicago – perhaps the only local government left in the entire ...

Quicktime To Have Built In YouTube Support

If you're an iPhone user you already know you can watch your favorite YouTube videos on it via the app. However, if you're a Quicktime user you've always had to do your encoding and video editing and then go either to YouTube's page or use ...

Major Google Video Changes Meet With Mixed Reviews

On April 14th Google announced, via their blog, that they would no longer support video uploads to Google Video but that it would continue to be a place for people to find videos (Google Blog), Changes have since been implemented at the video search page ...

Can UGV Work As A Business Model? Interview With Wikipedia CEO Jimmy Wales

Can UGV Work As A Business Model? Interview With Wikipedia CEO Jimmy Wales

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Wikipedia CEO and Co-Founder Jimmy Wales at the adtech conference and asks: Can consumer-generated media (CGM) work as a monetizeable business model for video like it has for text? What are the challenges with incorporating video into public Wikis? And, can ...

Youtube Contest and Suggestions for Making A "Good" Video

According to the reputable news organization, The Onion, Youtube has just released a new contest and is offering a $100,000 cash prize to the first user to upload a "good video" that has a "shred of originality or artistic merit," and is "actually worth watching." ...

How To Get Featured On YouTube - See Your Video Featured On YouTube

The video is titled "How do you get featured on YouTube?" Simply put, the answer is - Put some honey out for those "Busy Youtube Bees." Seriously though, create great content and interact with the community. "But I heard there's like a magic formula or something.... the truth.... Youtube only pays attention to what the community is doing" There are, of course, some best practices and tips that you can follow and we will continue to do our best to provide you with all the honey you need.

YouTube Annotations Review – The Good, The Bad, and “Tube Tips”

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell does an in-depth review of YouTube's annotations feature – offering explanations, excitations, limitations, and recommendations for how to use annotations to enhance your video search optimization.

Wildscreen.tv Review - The Source for HD Video Sharing?

Well that's what they say on their about page They go on to say: "Wildscreen.TV lets video creators cash in, not sell out and offers 100% Ad Revenue to their users if they place their own adverts on their custom channel." That's not such a ...

YouTube Announces Collaborative Annotations

Last June YouTube launched Annotations, a feature that makes YouTube videos more interactive by enabling content creators to add speech bubbles,notes, and highlight boxes to their videos. People found several creative uses for Annotations, pushing the limits of information sharing, interactive games and storytelling. Last ...

Instructional Videos and SEO Advantages – The Howcast Interview

In our continuing series on marketing with instructional videos and how-to video websites, ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Sanjay Raman, Co-Founder and Vice President of Product Development for Howcast. Sanjay talks with Grant about the special SEO benefit with instructional videos, and some special tips for ...

Youtube Video Alerts – That and Nothing More From Video-Alerts.com

Normally when I'm sent to see a website I get there and I'm overwhelmed with options, profile fields, signup forms and a general plethora of things to inspect. Today, that is not the case. In fact, Video-Alerts.com might have the fewest fields I have seen ...

The Lexus of Video Sharing Social Communities - Test Drive With Openfilm.com

The Lexus of Video Sharing Social Communities   Test Drive With Openfilm.com

High-Quality, High Resolution, High Ambitions - Openfilm is not YouTube. I think if you were to even call them a YouTube clone you might offend the site's designers and founders not to mention the content publishers and users. Instead, OpenFilm is more like the Lexus of ...

Interview with Wonderhowto - Instructional Videos Aggregator

ReelSEO's Grant Crowell interviews Stephen Chao, CEO of Wonderhowto, the largest aggregator of instructional videos on the Web today. In our podcast show, Stephen talks about how a former President of Fox Television and USA Cable decided to get involved in the online video community ...