A Nation of Viewers, Not Readers! Impact?

“While marketers and business owners continue to wait on investing in online video marketing content (and developing their strategy), their prospective customers aren’t. We have quickly become a nation of viewers, not readers. 75 million viewers watch online video per day (YES, that is PER DAY) and 40 billion videos are streamed per month (YES,…

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10 Secrets to Producing a Video that Drives Results

“Anyone can create a video and post it online, but creating an effective video that drives action is more science than art. So whether you’re shooting a quick interview with your phone, creating a fancy PowerPoint presentation, trying your hand at animation, or wanting to simply learn how to make a viral video for your…

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Online Video Placement Best Practices

“Today there are more than 300 million websites on the internet fighting for consumers’ attention. Driving customers to your site with online ads, email, and social media is one thing; keeping them there is another, and generating multiple visits is the ultimate challenge of a customer-focused strategy. So, how do you drive a visitor to…

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Questioning All Advice, Rules And Best Practices For Social Media Success

I couldn’t resist the title of this blog post, and I’m glad that I read it. The author makes very good points and explains each one, which helps each of us to rethink what we might think is important, or “what the experts say,” regarding a number of social media “best practices”.

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How to Create a Video Marketing Strategy for Your Business

“In recent years, there has been a dramatic increase in the amount of video people watch on the Internet. Any forward thinking business will do well to take note and use video to their advantage. But where do you start? Surely, video marketing must be really expensive, time consuming, and technical? Actually, none of those…

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10 Free Apps for Working with Video

Link: 10 Free Apps for Working with Video “For people who don’t want to purchase the pricey Adobe suite of programs to work with videos, there’s a great deal of similar desktop and online video tools available for free. Among them there are free video makers, editors, screen recorders, downloaders, and converters – in a…

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Google Clarifies Their H.264 Stance, Hands Keys Of Web Video’s Future Back To Flash

Link: Google Clarifies Their H.264 Stance, Hands Keys Of Web Video’s Future Back To Flash “Earlier this week, Google wrote a very short post to announce a big change: they were dropping support for the H.264 codec in Chrome. While they may have tried to whisper it, the post resulted in a shitstorm. As a…

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A Stalemate of Standards: What H.264 Means for the Average User

Link: A Stalemate of Standards: What H.264 Means for the Average User “Yesterday, Google announced that future versions of its Chrome browser would not support what has become an industry standard – the H.264 video codec – in providing video on the Web.” “The move may affect the average Web user, leaving them with poor…

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What Is A Meme?

Link: What Is A Meme? A funny video by @alexia

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How to Integrate Video Into Your Social Media Marketing

Link: How to Integrate Video Into Your Social Media Marketing Good walk-through on how to use video to enhance your social media efforts. by Michael Stelzner on Social Media Examiner (@smexaminer)

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