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”

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

fans / loyalty, youtube

Incredible Youtube fanmade Twilight movie trailors give life to the long wait for the November release

What really floors me about the whole Twilight craze are the amazing fan made online youtube trailors that have emerged.   Fans use knowledge of the plots from the four Twilight books to create their own trailors using the first movie, adding headers and video clips that support the storyline.  Only one movie has been made… Continue reading Incredible Youtube fanmade Twilight movie trailors give life to the long wait for the November release

Branding, meme, youtube

Domino’s unlikely lesson for employees

I've been thinking about the Domino's pizza issue.  Surely to god thirty somethings understand the power of youtube and mass audiences.   And yet, like winning a lottery, I'm sure both Micheal and Kristy, the two Domino's employees who released the gross pizza videos on youtube, never imagined their little video would get such a large audience… Continue reading Domino’s unlikely lesson for employees