The latest stories about online video, including guides for using web videos to promote and sell your products, and how companies can use video in their social media and mobile campaign strategies.


Is The Focus on Viewability Making Us Blind?

Aug 26, 2015 - Inconsistencies regarding the expected standards of viewability are even apparent on large video platforms like YouTube and Google. That said, is viewability a reliable measurement of KPI? Comments

VIDEO: How Can Marketers Influence Consumer Intent on Mobile?

facebook-video-interview Aug 11, 2015 - At ClickZ Live San Francisco, Matt Idema, global head of ads marketing for Facebook, shared his thoughts on how marketers can connect with shoppers across devices. Comments

American Girl Creates COPPA-Compliant Engagement Around Video Campaign

shutterstock-76737628 Aug 11, 2015 - Creating engagement for the under-thirteen set comes with major challenges, but American Girl dolls and Tongal are creating a kid-friendly, mom-approved campaign using crowd sourced video. Comments

Advertisers Should Think Vertically In the Age of Mobile Video

shutterstock-261082877 Aug 10, 2015 - Vertical video, once seen as amateurish and annoying has become de rigueur with the advent of Snapchat and Periscope. Marketers should take the trend seriously or be left behind. Comments

Did YouTube, Twitch Coverage of E3 Show Where TV Is Headed?

social-media-and-video Aug 6, 2015 - Online streaming websites like YouTube and Twitch are rapidly becoming preferential resources for video broadcasting and viewership, and redefining the concept of TV. Comments

What Produced Such Huge Gains for Facebook's Mobile Growth?

infographic-q2-2015 Jul 30, 2015 - In Q2, Facebook’s mobile ad revenue increased 74 percent from last year, driven by Autoplay Video Ads and Carousel Ads, according to industry experts. Comments

CBS to Move Super Bowl Ads Online: Can Iconic Brands Learn from Smaller Campaigns?

cbs-shutterstock-147256496 Jul 30, 2015 - Reports are circulating that CBS will stream this years' Super Bowl ads online, a space that has traditionally been dominated by smaller, more nimble brands. Comments

David Jones Mixes Fashion With Music in a 100% Digital Push

david-jones-daniel-johns Jul 26, 2015 - Australian fashion retailer David Jones has partnered with former Silverchair front man Daniel Johns to target a Gen Y audience by releasing its latest catalog in a music video. Comments

AOL Extends Premium Ad Solutions Into Video

new-aol-logo Jul 23, 2015 - Earlier today, AOL rolled out five premium video ad solutions that combine engaging visual content with data intelligence. Comments

Top 100 Brands Report: Insight into Brand Content on YouTube

youtube-logo Jul 20, 2015 - In this Q+A, YouTube-partner Pixability's CTO talks about the popularity of brands on YouTube and the strategies the successful ones are employing. Comments

'Social Humanity' Drives Viral Coca-Cola #NoLabels Video

coca-cola-no-labels-image006 Jul 15, 2015 - Social humanity is being credited for the viral nature of a Ramadan Coca-Cola video, which has generated more than 12 million views since its release in the Middle East in early July. Comments

VIDEO: Why Kraft Uses Agile Marketing to Solve a Growth Problem

deanie-elsner Jul 8, 2015 - In this video interview, Deanie Elsner, former chief marketing officer for Kraft Foods Group, speaks about how the brand uses agile and addressable marketing to drive business growth. Comments

Nike Takes the Women’s World Cup with #NoMaybes

nike-soccer Jul 6, 2015 - Nike’s #NoMaybes campaign has caught lots of attention during the Women’s World Cup. What can other brands learn from the Nike's success? Comments

A Portrait of American Mobile Video Viewing

china-mobile-commerce Jul 2, 2015 - IAB recently released a study that looked at smartphone data from video viewers all over the world. Findings suggest that viewers want short videos that are easily accessible via social. Comments

Digital Meets TV with Dr. Phil and DailyMail Partnership

interview-phil Jun 30, 2015 - In a video interview with ClickZ, TV host Dr. Phil McGraw discusses his new partnership with The Daily Mail and how digital has changed the way viewers consume TV content. Comments

Tecate Tests Targeted Video on Bicultural Audience

tecate-black-eagle-logo Jun 25, 2015 - To better understand its multicultural target audience, Tecate has released a series of short videos to gauge audience response for its next campaign. Comments

The State of Live Video: Mobile, Global, and More Immersive Than Ever

mobile-video-liveevents Jun 25, 2015 - How are brands experimenting with video-streaming apps like Meerkat and Periscope to connect with on-the-go consumers? Comments

Vernacular Mobile Video on Demand: A New Avenue for Marketers

mobile-movie Jun 24, 2015 - ‘Localization’ of marketing through videos in native languages is the next level of audience engagement. Comments

Esurance Finds Authentic In to Same-Sex Marriage Conversation

shutterstock-152124422 Jun 24, 2015 - Esurance has created #EqualDreams, a video campaign that both highlights the brand’s support of same sex marriage and creates engagement with other advocates. Comments

Mondelēz International and Facebook Hope to Fuel Candy Cravings Through Social Video

candy-image Jun 23, 2015 - The snack and beverage powerhouse has partnered with Facebook on creative video content and e-commerce solutions to drive online sales. Comments

Verizon, AOL Finalize Deal to Launch Ad Supported Mobile Video

verizon-logo-one Jun 23, 2015 - AOL and Verizon finalized their partnership today and will soon launch both live and original video content for mobile supported by ONE by AOL programmatic ads. Comments

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