Archive for the ‘captions’ Category

Top 3 Facebook Video Ad Formats for 2016

Monday, January 25th, 2016
Top 3 Facebook Video Ad Formats for 2016Facebook video ads yield amazing results for creators and marketers who leverage the platform effectively, but which video ad formats are the most effective on the social network? We take a look at 3 of the most effective?

Emojis and Social Video: The Top Emojis on Vine and Instagram ?

Friday, January 8th, 2016
Emojis and Social Video: The Top Emojis on Vine and Instagram ?Did you know that 34% of videos uploaded to Instagram contain an emoji in the caption? Or that 22% of Vines include an emoji in the description? We take a look at the top emojis used across both social video platforms.

5 Ways to Hack the YouTube Description Box for Better Rankings

Thursday, November 12th, 2015
5 Ways to Hack the YouTube Description Box for Better RankingsThe YouTube description box might just be the most under-used tool in your video marketing strategy. Follow these 5 steps to make sure your description is working as effectively as possible - that will help YouTube return your video in the search results for the keywords you want to rank for.

JW Player on The Latest in Video Technology Innovations

Friday, October 17th, 2014
JW Player on The Latest in Video Technology InnovationsJeroen (JW) Wijering, founder of JW Player, is one of the world's foremost experts in online video technology. At ReelSummit, his keynote address highlighted three exciting technical innovations for the industry: adaptive streaming, video transcripts, and hotspots for interactive video.

How to Add Closed Captions to Facebook Videos

Monday, September 8th, 2014
How to Add Closed Captions to Facebook VideosNow that Facebook users are watching 1 billion videos on the site every day, any opportunity to make that video content accessible to all users is welcome. Facebook has now enabled the ability to add closed captions to videos uploaded to its site (if you are in the U.S.).

How Closed Captions Increase Video Views, Rankings and ROI [Study]

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
How Closed Captions Increase Video Views, Rankings and ROI [Study]Recent studies conducted by Discovery Digital Networks, SafeNet, and the radio show This American Life have proven that adding captions and transcripts to videos increases search traffic, views, search rank, and engagement. We examine how these studies to understand the impact of captions and transcripts on SEO, as well as how to use them to do an ROI analysis.

YouTube Rolling Out 60FPS Video, New Creator Tools

Friday, June 27th, 2014
YouTube Rolling Out 60FPS Video, New Creator ToolsYouTube has announced lots of new features, and the site's new functionalities include the ability to upload video at 48 and 60 frames per second, something that the video-game streaming community has long been calling for. There's a raft of new tools for creators too, including more opportunities to monetize.

Optimizing Old YouTube Videos, Using YouTube’s Video Enhancements Tool [TubeTalk #23]

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014
Optimizing Old YouTube Videos, Using YouTube’s Video Enhancements Tool [TubeTalk #23]In this week's TubeTalk podcast, we discuss how to optimize your old videos on YouTube for a fresh chance at increased rankings, more views and better engagement. We also take a look at YouTube's Video Enhancements Tools, and the four pillars of YouTube video optimization.

HTML5 Browser Support Growing Fast; Chrome Takes 33% Market Share [Report]

Tuesday, December 10th, 2013
HTML5 Browser Support Growing Fast; Chrome Takes 33% Market Share [Report]80% of browsers support HTML5 video technology and Chrome has a 33% share of that market, the biggest piece of the pie compared to others like Firefox and IE9+ which only have a 14% share. On the mobile front iOS and Android account for 8% each of total HTML5 browser installs.

The Top Video SEO Practices Used by Marketers in 2013 [Report]

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013
The Top Video SEO Practices Used by Marketers in 2013 [Report]Video SEO as a marketing discipline is the foundation that ReelSEO was built upon all those years ago. Nowadays, it's more important than ever and our new survey confirms that 7 out of 10 of you think so too. Read more in our 2013 Video Marketing Trends Report.