social networks, video, youtube

5 quick tips on YouTube video uploads

Anyone can upload a video.  But few do it well it seems.  It is a pet peeve of mine to see a beautiful video just dumped on YouTube.. Beyond creating a video for online versus other media (which is pretty big) - one has to remember that YouTube is a search engine.  The second largest. … Continue reading 5 quick tips on YouTube video uploads

social networks, strategy, youtube

#NXNEi 2012 – Recap of “How to win at YouTube”

Today's session on "How to win on YouTube" at #NXNEi 2012, was moderated by entrepreneurial @GuyGal -  one of the classiest video know-it-alls, with a kicking panel including @CoreyVidal - the guy that Guy describes as a video know-it-all, @epicmealtime 's @Harleyplays [who can cook up a mean turkducken filled with bacon as sampled from… Continue reading #NXNEi 2012 – Recap of “How to win at YouTube”

engagement, fans / loyalty, Starbucks, strategy, youtube

@Starbucks – what if you defended your employee? #starbucksrant

A tweet from @JGoldsborough caught my eye:  a new video is hitting Youtube "The Starbucks Rant Song" by Starbucks employee, ex-employee, Chris Sizle.    This isn't the first rant that I've heard from a Starbucks employee [blog post 'To all you silly, sad caffeine addicts"], which was posted on Starbucks' Facebook page in 2009 and later removed… Continue reading @Starbucks – what if you defended your employee? #starbucksrant

meme, youtube

Today’s top youtube video – non-profit section

Ted - a homeless man holds a sign telling people he has god's gift of voice and seeks a radio position.  A person conducts a video interview - carside, posts it and in less than 72 hours - it has received 130K+ views and importantly, almost 20K comments - making it the 15th most popular… Continue reading Today’s top youtube video – non-profit section

Branding, customer experience, Facebook, social networks, twitter, web 2.0, youtube

Powerful video: Social Media REVOLUTION explained

Sharing a great video from @1zenmom.    I like this video because it articulates what is hard to explain to some - that is that we are presently sitting in a revolution - a shake-up as grand as the industrial revolution, information age, etc.    Sometimes it is hard to explain how social networks / web 2.0… Continue reading Powerful video: Social Media REVOLUTION explained