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YouTube Touts ‘Responsibility’ At NewFront

YouTube Touts ‘Responsibility’ At NewFront by Alex Weprin , May 4, 2018 At YouTube’s NewFront presentation (which the company calls its “Brandcast”) Thursday evening, the Google-owned video platform sought to reassure advertisers that it was a safe, effective place to spend their budgets.  In her opening remarks at Radio City Music Hall, YouTube CEO Susan … Continue reading YouTube Touts ‘Responsibility’ At NewFront

Google Launches Outstream Video Ads To Play On Sites Other Than YouTube

Google Launches Outstream Video Ads To Play On Sites Other Than YouTube by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 18, 2018 Google has launched a new video ad format called Outstream built exclusively for mobile apps and the mobile web, as well as for sites other than YouTube. The new ad unit doesn’t require placement in a … Continue reading Google Launches Outstream Video Ads To Play On Sites Other Than YouTube

Millennials Find Content Inspiration From Pinterest, YouTube

Millennials Find Content Inspiration From Pinterest, YouTube by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, April 10, 2018 Storyblocks, a subscription service for stock videos, audio and images, spoke with more than 1,000 content creators between the ages of 18 to 65 across the United States to study today’s creative trends and behavior. The study provides insights into where … Continue reading Millennials Find Content Inspiration From Pinterest, YouTube

Advertisers didn’t leave YouTube, and they won’t leave Facebook

Is Facebook in serious trouble with advertisers over data practices revealed in the Cambridge Analytica scandal? Contributor Nate Elliott expects the controversy to eventually blow over. Nate Elliott on March 27, 2018   Advertisers are threatening to leave Facebook because of the Cambridge Analytica scandal. But nothing makes advertisers stop buying successful ads. As long … Continue reading Advertisers didn’t leave YouTube, and they won’t leave Facebook

Small Business Local Ad Dollars Move From Facebook To YouTube

Small Business Local Ad Dollars Move From Facebook To YouTube by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, March 22, 2018 Borrell Associates expects total local advertising budgets to rise 5.8% compared with the previous year. Non-digital advertising will fall by 2.2%, whereas digital will rise 12.7%. In total, advertisers will spend $126.8 billion this year. Local digital advertising … Continue reading Small Business Local Ad Dollars Move From Facebook To YouTube

Bringing search intent to video: Google extends custom intent audiences to YouTube, launches TrueView for Action ads

The new ad format features more a prominent call to action and can reach people based on recent search history with custom intent audiences. Ginny Marvin on March 13, 2018   Twin Design / Shutterstock.com Google unveiled two features designed to improve direct-response advertising performance on YouTube — beyond e-commerce and Shopping ad formats  —  … Continue reading Bringing search intent to video: Google extends custom intent audiences to YouTube, launches TrueView for Action ads

YouTube Relies On Keywords, Algorithms To Rate Oscar Movie Success

YouTube Relies On Keywords, Algorithms To Rate Oscar Movie Success by Laurie Sullivan @lauriesullivan, February 28, 2018 Can keywords in review and reaction videos on YouTube predict Oscar winners? The top two most-viewed Best Picture nominee trailers on YouTube also are the highest-earning among the nominees, according to recent reported estimates. Google released Oscars-themed data … Continue reading YouTube Relies On Keywords, Algorithms To Rate Oscar Movie Success