Category Archives: Video Marketing

Video ad spend soaring in 2019, favoring original content, programmatic buys

Advertisers expected to dedicate more than half of video budgets to original content while increasing investment in programmatic video inventory, according to reports from the IAB and eMarketer. Taylor Peterson on May 7, 2019 Digital video ad spend continues to climb, with advertisers reporting that they expect to spend, on average, $18 million in 2019, … Continue reading Video ad spend soaring in 2019, favoring original content, programmatic buys

What counts as a video view? A refresher on how social platforms calculate video ad views

The major social networks don’t agree on how to count video views; here’s a rundown of the sometimes slippery metric. Amy Gesenhues on March 29, 2019  This article has been updated to reflect changes and include video ad view count information from more platforms. Advertisers allocated a quarter of all digital ad spend — $27.8 … Continue reading What counts as a video view? A refresher on how social platforms calculate video ad views

Video Marketing Part II : What Videos Should I Create?

Neil Wood-Mitchell — March 13, 2019 Follow @ThreeMotionUK — March 13, 2019 Getting Started with Video Production… In Part I we explore ‘why’ video marketing is so important. In Part II we’re looking at ‘what’ types of content should you be sharing? Knowing exactly what to post doesn’t require a crystal ball – but it … Continue reading Video Marketing Part II : What Videos Should I Create?

Creative, short-form video: The secret weapon in getting Gen Z on board with your brand

Gen Z is set to become the biggest population cohort in the economy this year and brands have to embrace the channels this generation prefers. Katherine Hays on January 30, 2019 There are a lot of important things that marketers, businesses, manufacturers and anyone else with something to sell need to know about Generation Z … Continue reading Creative, short-form video: The secret weapon in getting Gen Z on board with your brand

Strategic Video Marketing: How to Match Your Videos to Your Content Goals

Victor Blasco — January 6, 2019 Follow @yumyumvideos — January 6, 2019 Video marketing is insanely effective. That’s something I can say with confidence since I have the numbers to back it up. That being said, harnessing videos’ amazing potential to engage your audience and deliver your message effectively isn’t something that “just happens”. It … Continue reading Strategic Video Marketing: How to Match Your Videos to Your Content Goals

Are ad-supported tiers too much temptation for Netflix or Prime Video to resist?

With growing competition in video streaming services, Netflix could reverse their former “no ads ever” policies. Let’s look at the pressure points. Ryan Kelly on January 2, 2019  A few months ago, the internet had a mild freak out when Netflix started showing users commercials for other video content between episodes. Although Netflix described it … Continue reading Are ad-supported tiers too much temptation for Netflix or Prime Video to resist?