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How to Increase YouTube Engagement [Infographic]

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Is YouTube marketing worth it? More than 1 billion unique users visit YouTube each month. I t is the second most popular search engine and the third most popular site in the world.  Mastering the art of YouTube marketing will help your target audience discover you in an entirely new way. It has been shown that thumbnails increase YouTube engagement more than 150%.

Influicity Introduces YouTube Influencer Marketplace

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Influicity is set to unveil a “first-to-market” platform that allows marketers to efficiently search and connect with YouTube influencers. This YouTube influencer platform categorizes 140,000 influencers into one marketplace, where brands are able to browse through them using filters such as age, gender, location and subject-matter. Selections appear on the right.

Google News Lab, Algorithms, and Content Creation

Spin Sucks

Three years ago, I was introduced to  Narrative Science , a company that trains computers to write news stories and create content or, better explained, how  algorithms are becoming superior storytellers over journalists. But the founder, fellow Utahan and Chicagoan Kristian Hammond , says in the next 15 years, 90 percent of all news stories will be written by computers.

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YouTube Subscriber Strategies for Nonprofits

SocialFish

All three will succeed or fail at video marketing based on their ability to get YouTube subscribers. Subscribers on YouTube are like fans on Facebook and followers on Twitter. camera, the passion of those you work with, and YouTube is all you need. I’m going to show you some ideas on how you can get the subscribers that will stay with you, as well as alert you to an important tool.

Instagram Video Highlights YouTube Weaknesses

Geoff Livingston

YouTube may have the most to lose from Facebook’s response to Vine , 15 second format videos on Instagram. The following issues spell trouble for YouTube (and Google as a whole): Shorter video formats are increasingly desirable for mobile and tablet devices. These shifts in video consumption reveal fundamental weaknesses in YouTube’s current format.

Build up your image on YouTube

Social Media Citizens

One of the latest examples is Rebecca Black, who became a YouTube phenomenon since her “Friday” music clip hit the Net. The 10-minute long “lip dub” video has achieved a big impact on traditional and online media, gaining more than 3 million views on YouTube. Nearby Digital News TrendsThe social impact of online videos has been widely reported. What do you need?

Google News Optimization Tips

Adam Sherk

Home About Contact PR Publishing SEO Social Media Subscribe Adam Sherk Google News Optimization Tips by Adam Sherk on September 3, 2009 This week Google put out a video to give publishers more information on how Google News works and how best to optimize for it. For instance Google News factors in how often articles from particular sources are clicked on in determining user trust.

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Social Media News Ticker: Crowdfunding Coming To YouTube Soon

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter and YouTube: Facebook. Don’t freak out you guys, but Twitter.com has switched to a new font – it’s not the biggest news, but you may have noticed that Twitter.com has changed fonts, from Helvetica Neue font to Gotham Narrow SSm  (TechCrunch).

Social Media News Ticker: Pinterest Adds Place Pins, Vine Goes Global

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Instagram, Vine and Livefyre: Place Pins (image: Pinterest blog). YouTube. Facebook. Twitter. LinkedIn. Pinterest. Instagram. Livefyre. Any social media updates that we missed? Let us know in the comments below!

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Mobile Install-App Ads, New Twitter Profile, Updates to Facebook’s News Feed Algorithum & More | Social Media Snapshot

Harp Interactive

Categories: Blog , Facebook , Google , Social Media Marketing , Twitter Tags: Bing , Facebook , Google , Groups you admin section , install-app ads , linkedin , MoPub , new twitter profile , news feed algorithum , rich LinkedIn snippets , Twitter , youtube Catch up on the need-to-know changes and updates in social media that affect your business and brand…all in one place. Blog Facebook Google Social Media Marketing Twitter Bing Groups you admin section install-app ads linkedin MoPub new twitter profile news feed algorithum rich LinkedIn snippets youtube

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3 New Ways To Think About Amazon, YouTube And LinkedIn

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Just this week, three interesting news items emerged that demonstrate some big shifts in three of the major online social channels. From the Bloomberg news item: "Imagine a developer of a nutrition and fitness app can now offer their customers the ability to purchase vitamins, supplements and fitness gear within the app, directly from Amazon." YouTube Is Where Shoppers Do Research. Back in 2008, the big news was that YouTube had become the second largest search engine in the world after its parent company, Google. youtube. Forget Amazon.

Some Tasty News on Bookmarking

Social Media Marketing

Great news for Delicious users: the service has been acquired from Yahoo! by none other than the founders of YouTube. news del.icio.usAnnounced today via email and on their blog. As you may recall, in December I reported that Yahoo! was sunsetting Delicious , the social bookmarking service, surprising many people and leaving them in a tenuous position. What's next for users?

SMART News Content

Proactive Report

Over the past ten years the news media has been under a great deal of pressure. According to the 2013 State of the Media report from Pew Research Center, shrinking newsroom staff has opened the door for news content from nonprofits and brands to be included in news reporting: “With fewer specialized beats your press release has never been more important. majority of U.S.

How Social Media is Affecting the News

Proactive Report

A new report from Pew shows that while the news industry has lost more than a third of its newsroom jobs in traditional media, there are now more than 5000 jobs in digital news.  3,000 of these positions are at 30 big digital-only news outlets.  The report covers five aspects of the relationship between social and news: Social Media as a Pathway to News.

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Save for Later’ Reading Feature, Twitter Beefs Up Security

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and Buffer: Facebook. Facebook testing Timehop-like feature to surface past news feed posts – Facebook is testing a new feature that will help users surface old posts from their Timeline (AllThingsD). Twitter. Foursquare. Buffer.

Fine-Tuning Targeting with YouTube Cards and Facebook Ads: What’s New in Social Media

SocialFish

Here’s a look at what’s new in social media: YouTube Cards Help Direct Viewers to Relevant Content. YouTube is greeting marketers and video buffs with cards , a new way to direct viewers to relevant content while they’re streaming a video. According to YouTube , mobile devices account for 50% of video views on the site. Fundraising. Video. Playlist. Associated Website.

5 Essential Underused YouTube Internet Marketing Tips

Proactive Report

presented my new Social Media News Release Guide at the PR News Digital PR Summit on Wednesday. Andy has some excellent video tips in this post: Since 2007 YouTube videos have had the great benefit of being able to influence the search engine results on page 1 of Google. Keeping your content updated showcases your Channel to YouTube as being active and useful. Summary.

Social Media News Ticker: Twitter Debuts New Ad Types, Vine Gets Direct Video Messaging

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and YouTube: Vine adds direct messaging via video (photo: Vine blog). YouTube. Social Media News Ticker direct messaging emoji Facebook Google Plus Kantar Twitter Twitter ads Twitter search video messaging Vine Youtube Facebook.

YouTube - Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! great for use on news sites like nobosh. Join YouTube for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. Sign in to YouTube now! YouTube. YouTube Handbook. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. Diigo V3: Highlight & Share the Web! Social Bookmarking 2.0. Rate: 47 ratings Sign in to rate. Views: 31,977.

“The Social Media Revolution” Has Been Updated on YouTube

The Social Media Incubator

A YouTube video based on a #1 international best-selling book, Socialnomics , by Erik Qualman, has recently been released.  YouTube is the 2 nd largest search engine in the world. YouTube is a powerful search engine that generates a massive amount of traffic from all kinds of viewers – some of whom could be your potential clients. 2. That’s a no-brainer. 3.

YouTube Tuesday: “Just Go With It” Facebook Trailer

Firebelly

The entire spot has a Facebook theme – opening with a “Like&# button and telling the story of the film via the Facebook news feed and status updates. This week’s video is a trailer for Adam Sandler’s upcoming film Just Go With It. It’s pretty clever. Video URL: [link] ].

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Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Tests ‘Buy’ Button, Twitter Acquires CardSpring

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Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare, Tumblr, YouTube and Vine: Facebook. Facebook launches “Out-App Purchase” ads – Facebook is now letting developers sell Facebook desktop game virtual goods straight from ads in the News Feed or sidebar (TechCrunch). YouTube.

Huge News For Live Streaming Video

The Social Media Hat

Social Media Huge News For Live Streaming Video. YouTube Live Video. At the same time, it was announced that YouTube's mobile apps will soon support live video streaming. First reported by VentureBeat , it will put YouTube in direct competition with Periscope and Meerkat, since it will initially be one-presenter only. Facebook Live Video. Tumblr Live Video.

Social Media News Ticker: Sum Up 2013 with Facebook Year In Review, Google+ Auto Awesome Movie

The Realtime Report

Happy New Year!  It’s been a bit quiet on the social media news front over the holidays, but here are a few updates worth checking out: Google+ and Facebook. Let us know if we missed any updates, and we look forward to bringing you more of latest social media news in 2014! Facebook Year in Review. Twitter. Snapchat.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Acquires Pryte, Instagram 6.0, Vine Comes To Xbox One

The Realtime Report

Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest and Vine: Facebook launches expanded video ad capabilities for brands. Related Stories Social Media News Ticker: Crowdfunding Coming To YouTube Soon Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Video Ads Expand Outside U.S.

Are Meerkat and Periscope Good News or Bad

Convince & Convert

They want people to create short snippets and put them on YouTube or Facebook, or individual photos and put them on Instagram. JayToday is available on Youtube , iTunes (as a video podcast, and now as an audio podcast too), and at JayToday.tv. Image via BigStockPhoto.com. If you haven’t used them, it allows you to broadcast anything live to your followers on Twitter and beyond.

The Future of Local News WILL Disrupt Facebook

Stay N' Alive

There is one thing Facebook is overlooking right now, and with what I have seen in the news industry, I think Facebook may be blind-sighted at what I think is going to happen. The answer lies in the local news orgs. The truth is, the current state of local news is in trouble. Revenue of news orgs is at the same level it was back in the 50s. Newspapers are dying.

When TV Becomes An Accessory To YouTube

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MediaPost ran three separate news items in the past few days that hint at the ever-evolving landscape of online video: Facebook Rivals YouTube, Tops 1 Billion Videos Per Day. " YouTube Revenue To Hit $1.13 Seeing over a billion dollars roll in from video advertising in one year on YouTube points to something very interesting: Google dominates search advertising (which it does). From the article: "Google''s YouTube will generate an estimated $1.13 The numbers suggest that YouTube fails to monetize the majority of its traffic, per eMarketer."

Facebook, Twitter Join First Draft Partner Network

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Facebook and Twitter are among the organizations to join the First Draft Partner Network , which is aimed at improving practices in reporting and sharing online news. Google News Lab is a founding member of the First Draft Coalition , and its media partners are: ABC News (Australia). Breaking News. BuzzFeed News. Channel 4 News. Eurovision News Exchange.

How Journalists Use Social Media to Report the News

Proactive Report

A new report from the Indiana University School of Journalism shows how US jouranlist are using social media to report the news.  Key Findings: 78% of US journalists check social media for breaking news. 20.2% use YouTube. Almost 70% say because of social media they are more engaged with their audiences.  62% say that social media allows them to do faster reporting of news.

Social Media News Ticker: Embed Tweets Within Tweets on Twitter, Instagram Expands Ads Outside U.S.

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube and Instagram: Facebook. YouTube. Sony bringing YouTube to PlayStation 4 – Sony will launch YouTube on its PlayStation 4 later this year; players will be able to upload and share video captures to their YouTube channels (CNET).

YouTube - What is LinkedIn? Part 2

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Sign in to YouTube now! Join YouTube for a free account, or sign in if you are already a member. Sign in to YouTube now! Introducing LinkedIn News & the redesigned home page. Announcing LinkedIn News. Detroit News film criti. YouTube. YouTube Handbook. YouTube On Your Site. © 2008 YouTube, LLC Close. Sign Up. QuickList ( 0 ). Sign In. Site: Home. Videos. Channels. Community. Upload. Videos. Channels. advanced. Loading. What is LinkedIn? Part 2. Views: 288.

What’s the law around aggregating news online

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ABOUT ARCHIVES CONTACT SUBSCRIBE TWITTER What’s the law around aggregating news online? But its also the subject of much legal debate, particularly among the news organizations whose material is often whats being gathered and presented. Josh] During the past decade, the Internet has become an important news source for most Americans. What is a news aggregator?

The Lego Model: How to Build Your Social Brand

SocialTimes Twitter

Lego has certainly accomplished this thanks to a groundbreaking online marketing campaign which hits its high notes on: YouTube : Its online video is bordering on being a private publishing house to rival any TV network. YouTube and online video marketing. Let’s start with Lego’s YouTube marketing, as it is just ridiculously well done. Would you like proof? Twitter content.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Launches Mobile Ad Network, Snapchat Adds Text Chat & Video

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Vine and Snapchat: Facebook. YouTube. YouTube unveils Google Preferred at NewFronts event - in response to marketer complaints, YouTube launched a new initiative – Google Preferred – that allows advertisers to more easily buy into the top 5% of content on the site, and to effectively measure performance (Variety). Twitter. Snapchat. Any social media updates that we missed? Let us know in the comments below.

Social Media News Ticker: Instagram Launches Bolt, Foursquare Debuts New Logo, Facebook Drops Gifts

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Check out all the latest social media news from the last two weeks, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Foursquare: Facebook. Social Media News Ticker Bolt deep learning Facebook Facebook Gifts Facebook Messenger Foursquare hashtags Instagram LinkedIn Mitro social media news Swarm Twitter TechCrunch). Twitter. LinkedIn. Instagram.

Evolving Social Landscape – Social Media Channel Updates in 2016

Ignite Social Media

New Logo and Layout – Some of the biggest news recently, Instagram updated its logo design and did a complete makeover of the app. YouTube. Event Pages for YouTube Gaming – Ahead of E3 , YouTube launches event pages for YouTube Gaming to serve as content hubs for major video game events. The world of social media is constantly changing and evolving. Twitter.

Social Video: How to Stand Out in the News Feed

Simply Measured

Tomorrow at 10AM PST, I’m joining experts from Hanapin, The Weather Channel, and Curulate for a webinar called How to stand out in the news feed with social video marketing. When was the last time you were in a meeting about social strategy and someone  didn’t bring up video? It’s become an essential component of social marketing. As social consumers, we love video.

Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe

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Print this article Real-Time News Curation - The Complete Guide Part 6: The Tools Universe What tools do I need to do " content curation "? Do I need a different technology if I want to curate the news and not the rest? Real-Time News Curation: Part 6 - The Tools and Technologies In this part of the guide you will find: 1. Brief History of News Curation Tools 2.

Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Acquires LiveRail, Twitter Acquires Tap Commerce

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Check out this week’s summary of all the latest social media news, including changes and new features for Facebook, Twitter, and Vine: Facebook. Related Stories Social Media News Ticker: Facebook Acquires Pryte, Instagram 6.0, Social Media News Ticker FB Start LiveRail loop count mobile app social media news ticker Tap Commerce Twitter Vine Twitter.