Facebook takes on Twitch with new live-streaming deal for esports

In addition to Facebook’s announcement of a new partnership with the MLB to live stream a number of regular season games, the social network this week also signed a deal with global esports company ESL to bring over 5,550 hours of esports events and other original content to Facebook, including 1,500 of original programming. The move will aid Facebook in challenging Amazon-owned … [Read more...]

Economia festival: short films about finance

Nathaniel Sullivan, Before the Nation Went Bankrupt (still), 2016 Adam Curtis, The Century of the Self. Photo by Diewke van den Heuvel On Monday, i took you on a quick walk through the exhibition of the Economia festival in Eindhoven. Today I’m going to share a few short films, animations and documentaries i discovered over the 3 days i spent there. The screenings exposed the world of … [Read more...]

UNILAD takes back lead as top video creator in April, but video views down across the board

{}After holding the lead for eight months, UNILAD dropped to No. 4 in March. Last month, it won back the top spot, but view numbers were down. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Article by Marketing Land - Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Twitter Video: How to Create Engaging Video Content

Do you want to use more video in your Twitter marketing? Wondering how each type of Twitter video works? With the launch of its native live video service, Twitter is prioritizing video higher in the news feed, making it the perfect way to reach your audience more often. In this article, you’ll discover how to This post Twitter Video: How to Create Engaging Video Content first appeared on . - … [Read more...]

ColorTV adds search to its OTT services with purchase of Guidebox

{}The acquisition means that ColorTV now can use search results to focus its program recommendations or content promotion for online TV services. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Article by Marketing Land - Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to Split Test Facebook Video Ads

Do you want more views for your Facebook video campaigns? Interested in finding out which Facebook video content performs best? Split testing different variations of video ads will help you identify the content that resonates best with your Facebook audience. In this article, you’ll discover how to split test Facebook video ads. #1: Decide Which This post How to Split Test Facebook Video Ads … [Read more...]

How Turner’s Super Deluxe gets most of its Facebook Live viewers to watch live

{}Turner’s digital entertainment arm uses hours-long broadcasts, proprietary software and off-Facebook experiences to average nearly 680,000 live views. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Article by Marketing Land - Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Innovid teams with Tapad to target video ads at users across devices

{}This is the first time Innovid can follow an individual from device to device, and the first partnership by Tapad with a global ad provider. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Article by Marketing Land - Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to Use Facebook Live 360 Video for Marketing

Are you live-streaming on Facebook? Want to make your Facebook Live videos more engaging? Facebook Live 360 video gives you an easy, fun way to capture your audience’s attention and raise engagement levels. In this article, you’ll discover how to use live 360 video on Facebook to enhance your marketing. What Is Facebook Live 360? This post How to Use Facebook Live 360 Video for … [Read more...]

Live Video: Tips and Techniques for Creating Great Content

Do you broadcast live video? Want to learn how to create an engaged following? To discover what he’s learned from broadcasting over 1,000 live streams over the last two years, I interview Alex Khan. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed This post Live Video: Tips and Techniques for Creating … [Read more...]

Periscope launches analytics dashboard & activity tab for video creators

{}Twitter-owned Periscope is growing up a bit today with a new dashboard that collects several data points to show creators how viewers are engaging with their live videos and replays. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Article by Marketing Land - Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

How to Choose the Best Live Video Platform

Do you want to add a sense of urgency to your marketing? Interested in using live video on your social channels? Live video creates a unique, real-time experience that encourages your audience to comment and interact, turning individual customers into a community. In this article, you’ll discover the platform benefits and how to use live This post How to Choose the Best Live Video Platform … [Read more...]

3 Ways to Create a Video Studio on Any Budget

Interested in delivering quality video content to your audience? Wondering what equipment you need? You don’t need to spend a lot on high-end camera gear and equipment for your studio to create top-notch social media videos. In this article, you’ll discover how to set up a video studio without breaking the bank. #1: Choose the This post 3 Ways to Create a Video Studio on Any Budget … [Read more...]

How to Use Instagram Live to Generate Leads

Interested in using more live video for your business? Wondering how Instagram Live can generate leads? Using Instagram Live stories as a lead generation tool will help you stay one step ahead of your competitors. In this article, you’ll discover three ways to use Instagram Live video to generate leads for your business. Why Use This post How to Use Instagram Live to Generate Leads first … [Read more...]

Increasing Video Click Through in Email

Video is an incredible tool to have on your site as well as use with your email marketing. If your email is set to send automatic RSS-to-email notifications and your post contains a video, our system will show the video’s placement in the post, linked to the embedded post on your site. However, if you are sending a Newsflash email there is a simple and highly effective technique to increase video … [Read more...]

3 Creative Ways to Use Live Video for Business

Want to add live video to your marketing plan? Wondering how live streaming can increase customer loyalty and engagement? Live video helps you stand out from the competition by making your marketing interactive. In this article, you’ll discover three creative ways to use live video in your social media marketing. #1: Create That Black Friday This post 3 Creative Ways to Use Live Video for … [Read more...]

Video Blogging: How to Create Consistent YouTube Content

Do you create videos to promote your business? Have you considered starting a regular video blog? To explore vlogging, I interview Amy Schmittauer. More About This Show The Social Media Marketing podcast is an on-demand talk radio show from Social Media Examiner. It’s designed to help busy marketers and business owners discover what works with This post Video Blogging: How to Create … [Read more...]

How to Add Video to Your Social Media Marketing

Want to add video to your social media marketing mix? Wondering how to get started? Understanding what types of video work best on each social network will help you create a well-organized video strategy. In this article, you’ll discover four tips for adding video to your social media marketing. #1: Produce the Right Video for This post How to Add Video to Your Social Media Marketing first … [Read more...]

Facebook’s new video app hits Samsung Smart TVs

Facebook’s new video app is now available on Samsung Smart TVs – which makes Samsung the first platform to feature the social network’s latest application. Facebook had announced earlier this month that it was soon releasing a video app aimed at connected TVs and other media players, like Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV, but didn’t unveil a specific launch date for any… … [Read more...]

10 B2C Brands Crushing it with Instagram Video Content in 2017

The writing on the wall became very apparent last year: 2017 would be the year of video. In almost every marketing predictions post for 2017, video was highlighted as an area that marketers need to incorporate in order to remain competitive. Video offers a great format for telling your story (or more importantly, the story of your customers) and connecting with your target audience. In 2016, … [Read more...]

DIYsect. A series about the DIY Biology & Biology-Art intersection

The goal of this small and smart web series is to discuss the way biotechnology is changing our society: What are its political, social, and even philosophical implications? What happens when manipulating life becomes as simple as writing a line of code? And more importantly, what does this mean for average citizens and their future? continue Article by we make money not art. Read entire story … [Read more...]

We’ve Added @Animoto to our Video in Email Support

FeedBlitz today enabled support for @Animoto video embedding in emails we send for our publishers; an example using yesterday’s SmartForms announcement video is included here. What this means is that if you embed an Animoto video in a post, FeedBlitz will automatically convert that to a video thumbnail and mail that out instead (videos typically don’t work well in emails, here’s … [Read more...]

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You CAN Do Hangouts On Air (HOA) – Six Excuses Resolved

{}Since we have been doing Hangouts on Air each week for the Hot Blog Tips Newsletter Team, I have been encouraging others to give it a try. I often hear a few of the same excuses as to why “they” can’t do them. Let’s look at a few and see if we can’t get everyone The post You CAN Do Hangouts On Air (HOA) – Six Excuses Resolved appeared first on Blogging Tips … [Read more...]