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YouTube to Censor Search Results From Artists Who Rebuff New Streaming Music Service

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Users searching for music on YouTube may not find content from their some of their favorite independent artists. This is blatant censorship from Google, designed to pressure small independent labels to sign unfavorable deals with YouTube. Users searching for music on YouTube may not find content from their some of their favorite independent artists. This is blatant censorship from Google. 0 Comments

Kiss Your Ads Goodbye: How Net Neutrality May Impact Content & Advertising

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Your initial instinct may be to gloss over the battle of Net Neutrality. However, proposed rules could directly impact the distribution of content, as well as the effectiveness of online advertising by businesses and brands unable to "pay to play." Your initial instinct may be to gloss over the battle of Net Neutrality. However, proposed rules could directly impact the distribution of content, as well as the effectiveness of online advertising by businesses and brands unable to "pay to play." 0 Comments

20 Top YouTube and Video Marketing Stories of 2013

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YouTube dominated the video marketing headlines again this year – but the launches of Twitter's Vine and Facebook's Video on Instagram as well as AOL's acquisition of ADAP.TV provided lots of interesting sidebars. These were the 20 biggest stories. YouTube dominated the video marketing headlines again this year – but the launches of Twitter's Vine and Facebook's Video on Instagram as well as AOL's acquisition of ADAP.TV provided lots of interesting sidebars. These were the 20 biggest stories. 0 Comments

Google Inks Cross Media Ad Deal With Publicis

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Google has reportedly signed a multi- million deal with MediaVest, part of Publicis. The agreement means guaranteed ad investment in YouTube, web and mobile networks. Google has reportedly signed a multi- million deal with MediaVest, part of Publicis. The agreement means guaranteed ad investment in YouTube, web and mobile networks. 0 Comments

Gamification in Marketing: Lessons from the Khan Academy Website

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Your website may not be as popular as Khan Academy, and you probably aren't teaching math, but you can use valuable principles of gamification – namely, instant feedback and cumulative rewards – to connect with your audience. Your website may not be as popular as Khan Academy, and you probably aren't teaching math, but you can use valuable principles of gamification – namely, instant feedback and cumulative rewards – to connect with your audience. 0 Comments

YouTube May Launch a Commercial-Free Music Subscription Service by End of Year

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Reports are out that YouTube may be planning a music video subscription service that would allow users to access videos on demand without advertising interruption for $10. Some speculate there could be a free component to the service, as well. Reports are out that YouTube may be planning a music video subscription service that would allow users to access videos on demand without advertising interruption for $10. Some speculate there could be a free component to the service, as well. 0 Comments

Most Wanted Celebs Expose Searchers to Malware

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The next time you just gotta gawk at your favorite celeb, take caution; McAfee exposed the top celebrity searches that put users at the highest risk of malware attacks. Topping the list is Lily Collins, Avril Lavigne, and Sandra Bullock. The next time you just gotta gawk at your favorite celeb, take caution; McAfee exposed the top celebrity searches that put users at the highest risk of malware attacks. Topping the list is Lily Collins, Avril Lavigne, and Sandra Bullock. 0 Comments

7 New YouTube Features for Partners, Content Creators You Might Have Missed

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YouTube has rolled out several new features for YouTube Partners and Content Creators in just the past few weeks. This includes adding new charts in YouTube Analytics, a YouTube subscribe button for websites, and more tools to build channels. YouTube has rolled out several new features for YouTube Partners and Content Creators in just the past few weeks. This includes adding new charts in YouTube Analytics, a YouTube subscribe button for websites, and more tools to build channels. 0 Comments

7 Great Sites To Learn Online Video Skills

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Summary: If you know little or nothing about video production, where do you start and how difficult is it likely to be? Let's take a quick look at seven useful video sites that can really help – and even have you making animated videos in hours. Summary: If you know little or nothing about video production, where do you start and how difficult is it likely to be? Let's take a quick look at seven useful video sites that can really help – and even have you making animated videos in hours. 0 Comments

Yahoo Wants to Buy Hulu

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Yahoo is reportedly looking to buy video-streaming service Hulu. And it isn't alone. Yahoo has submitted a bid in the range of $600 million to $800 million on Hulu, which has been holding a secret auction to sell itself, according to reports. Yahoo is reportedly looking to buy video-streaming service Hulu. And it isn't alone. Yahoo has submitted a bid in the range of $600 million to $800 million on Hulu, which has been holding a secret auction to sell itself, according to reports. 0 Comments

YouTube Celebrates 8th Birthday With 100 Hours of Video Every Minute

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YouTube has been serving its clips of animals, planking, people falling over and monkeys in sheepskin coats for eight years. The video streaming website launched eight years ago with a single video. Now, 100 hours of video are uploaded per minute. YouTube has been serving its clips of animals, planking, people falling over and monkeys in sheepskin coats for eight years. The video streaming website launched eight years ago with a single video. Now, 100 hours of video are uploaded per minute. 0 Comments

YouTube Creator Playbook Adds 5 Tailored Playbook Guides

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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. 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. 0 Comments

Top Video Trends & Opportunities: Mobile, Social, Ads & TV Everywhere [Report]

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Video is a powerful way to reach audiences both for publishers and advertisers. Marketers already know people are watching online video more than ever. A new Adobe Digital benchmark report reveals what, when, and how people are watching. Video is a powerful way to reach audiences both for publishers and advertisers. Marketers already know people are watching online video more than ever. A new Adobe Digital benchmark report reveals what, when, and how people are watching. 0 Comments

Does Latest comScore Data Indicate Online Video Viewing Is Moving Sideways?

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178 million Americans watched 33 billion online content videos in February, while the number of video ad views reached 9.9 billion, comScore reports. A rising tide is no longer lifting all the boats. There are winners and losers in the latest data. 178 million Americans watched 33 billion online content videos in February, while the number of video ad views reached 9.9 billion, comScore reports. A rising tide is no longer lifting all the boats. There are winners and losers in the latest data. 0 Comments

YouTube Readying Premium Service Launch?

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YouTube is reportedly working with a group of channel producers on a platform that will allow channels to charge users to access to the channels by paying fees ranging from $1 to $5 each month, as well as one-time pay-per-view video purchases. YouTube is reportedly working with a group of channel producers on a platform that will allow channels to charge users to access to the channels by paying fees ranging from $1 to $5 each month, as well as one-time pay-per-view video purchases. 0 Comments

Facebook Cuts Social Graph Access, Leaves Yandex Wondering What Happened

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Yesterday Yandex launched Wonder, a search app that combines social network search to provide information on things you might like. Three hours after Wonder was launched, Facebook reportedly pulled search access for the app from its social network. Yesterday Yandex launched Wonder, a search app that combines social network search to provide information on things you might like. Three hours after Wonder was launched, Facebook reportedly pulled search access for the app from its social network. 0 Comments

YouTube & BrightRoll Leapfrog Past Hulu and Adap.tv in Video Ads

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This shake up in the video ad rankings comes during a period when video advertising was breaking records month after month. Americans viewed 11 billion video ads in June 2012 compared to 10 billion in May, and 9.5 billion in April. This shake up in the video ad rankings comes during a period when video advertising was breaking records month after month. Americans viewed 11 billion video ads in June 2012 compared to 10 billion in May, and 9.5 billion in April. 0 Comments

Facebook & Yahoo Strike New Advertising Deal, Settle Patent Squabble

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Facebook and Yahoo have settled their patent infringement cases. The companies will cross-license each's respective patents. Also, they have struck a deal which will allow both sides to collaborate on advertising deals and promote content. Facebook and Yahoo have settled their patent infringement cases. The companies will cross-license each's respective patents. Also, they have struck a deal which will allow both sides to collaborate on advertising deals and promote content. 0 Comments

How We Are Ohio Used YouTube to Drive Viewership & Sway Voters

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In addition to having a greater impact on the presidential race and crucial senate races, YouTube is also impacting state-level ballot initiatives. Learn how one YouTube channel was able to cost-effectively reach and persuade a broader audience. In addition to having a greater impact on the presidential race and crucial senate races, YouTube is also impacting state-level ballot initiatives. Learn how one YouTube channel was able to cost-effectively reach and persuade a broader audience. 0 Comments

Will Google Buy Hulu?

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Google is one of the front-runners in the bidding war for streaming video site Hulu, with bids expected to be anywhere from $500 million to $2 billion, according to various reports. Amazon and Yahoo are also top candidates to buy Hulu. Google is one of the front-runners in the bidding war for streaming video site Hulu, with bids expected to be anywhere from $500 million to $2 billion, according to various reports. Amazon and Yahoo are also top candidates to buy Hulu. 0 Comments