The audience for ad network VideoEgg’s live streaming event this afternoon was unforgiving after the program started late and then encountered intermittent blackouts during the first 40 or so minutes.
The event, “Seven Minutes to Reinvent the Internet for Advertising,” was hosted on uStream, included a Twitter feed, and featured high-profile panelists such as Denuo CEO Rishad Tobaccowala and GroupM Interaction Worldwide CEO Rob Norman.
“I scream. You scream. We all scream at UStream,” complained @gregstielstra on Twitter, using the event’s hash tag, #7minutes. “This stream is a prime example of why interactive advertising is bleak,” @rabbityz tweeted 30 minutes into the event.
@videoegg attributed the technical difficulties to the number of online participants, which totaled about 600 people at one point. “hey folks! we’re working out the kinks of the live stream as the online audience number increases, thanks for hanging with us,” @videoegg tweeted.
Time is running out to feature your company in our inaugural Mobile Vendor Reader Survey.
Here are five proven list building strategies that you can employ in 2017 -- each backed up with case studies and research:
Brands have been upping their investments in new ad products from popular social media services, but are they getting their money's worth?
Black Friday is here, but just how important is the day that has historically been the most watched of the holiday shopping season?