A new Unruly Media report finds a pattern with the sharing activity of GEICO’s "Hump Day" that represents a significant opportunity for marketers on other days of the week. Also, online video ad shares increased by 7 percent in Q2 of 2013.
Articles by Greg Jarboe
In June, 183 million Americans watched more than 44 billion online content videos, while the number of video ad views surpassed 20 billion, comScore reports. YouTube also reveals which summer movie and music blockbusters video ads were viewed most.
Unruly reports the two most popular video ads from this year's Super Bowl attracted the most shares on Facebook, Twitter, and blogs because they didn't try to make people laugh. Find out why people share, plus the best day to release a new campaign.
YouTube has made a number of recent announcements aimed at helping more than a million YouTube Partners from 30+ countries around the world earn more money from thousands of advertisers who are placing TrueView in-stream ads inside Partner videos.
Within 8 hours of launching Video on Instagram, more than a year's worth of footage was shared. Meanwhile, the number of tweets containing a 6-second looping video from Vine has almost doubled in just two months, according to new Unruly Media data.
According to new data from the comScore Video Metrix service, 182 million Americans watched nearly 41 billion online content videos in May 2013. That's up from 181.9 million Americans, who watched 38.8 billion online content videos in April 2013.
New research demonstrates that social video recommendations significantly impact traditional brand metrics. Enjoyment of a video correlates positively with all tested brand metrics in the sales funnel, including favorability and purchase intent.
Four groups of Canadian marketing professionals are set to converge at SES Toronto for a collaborative get-together with SES attendees, speakers, and exhibitors. Before we get there, the group organizers discuss the dynamic digital landscape.
Whether you use Twitter's Vine app to take customers behind the scenes of your brand, demonstrate new products/services, run competitions, or simply share things with your fans, consider these tips before activating your strategy.
Although videographers understand the benefits of using slow motion, an effect in film-making whereby time appears to slow down, marketers will want to understand when and how to use it to illustrate issues or demonstrate products more dramatically.
As a best-selling author, business change agent, and marketing expert, Hayzlett led the turnaround of one of the most iconic brands in the world as the chief marketing officer of Kodak with some of the most innovative approaches to marketing.
The comScore Video Metrix service has just released data that shows 181.9 million Americans watched 38.8 billion online content videos in April 2013, while the number of video ad views reached an all-time high of 13.2 billion.
YouTube is launching a pilot program for a small group of partners that will offer paid channels on YouTube with subscription fees starting at $0.99 per month. Paid channels will become available to more qualifying partners in coming weeks.
In YouTube's first Ads Leaderboard for April 2013, Evian, Dove, and Kmart took the top three spots using dancing babies, powerful insights, and clever wordplay, respectively. The list also shows why it's important to tap into basic emotions.
Intel launched a five-month series of time lapse photography and slow motion videography contests, supported by TrueView ads and Promoted Channels. The campaign resulted in the highest conversion rate from ad to response the team had ever seen.
With 1 billion people visiting YouTube worldwide every month, virtually any audience that content creators or advertisers want to reach is on YouTube. But, according to Google, the audience that most marketers want to reach is called Generation C.
The full conference agenda for SES Toronto 2013 is now online. SES Toronto, taking place June 12-14, will provide experienced marketing and advertising professionals with the knowledge and tools needed to traverse the dynamic digital landscape.
The latest data from the comScore Video Metrix service shows that 182.5 million Americans watched 39.3 billion online content videos in March 2013, while the number of video ad views reached an all-time high at 13.2 billion that month.
Unruly Analytics is a real-time gauge for brands and agencies who want to know how well they're doing in social video. Users can find out exactly how many shares, views, and comments they're generating during a time period at the touch of a button.
YouTube recently added five tailored Playbook Guides – for education, media companies, music, nonprofits, and sports – to be used in conjunction with Version 3 of the Creator Playbook, which is the main resource for site-wide best practices.