How Facebook Live Will Impact the Near Future of Video Advertising

SocialTimes Facebook

What does Facebook Live mean for the future of video advertising? As Facebook–which has most of its traffic on mobile–increases the adoption of its Facebook Live platform, we’ll see the landscape of video advertising change dramatically and quickly.

Why B2B Advertisers Need Facebook

SocialTimes Facebook

Business-to-business advertisers have long prioritized search-engine marketing as their primary digital path to new customers. With at least one study now showing social media to be a top marketing channel for B2B companies, it’s time for advertisers to re-examine their lead-generation mix. For most B2B advertisers, we’re finding that Facebook generates exponentially more leads at a more efficient rate. All of this makes Facebook a must-test platform for B2B advertisers.

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The Truth In Digital Advertising

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There has been a long-standing statement that, "people hate advertising." In actuality, "people hate bad advertising." Digital advertising brings with it many sets of bigger and scarier issues: tracking, fraud, viewability, ad blocking, programmatic, retargeting, and more. When it comes to key topics that advertisers debate, 2016 has been the year of ad blocking. The true state of digital advertising. digital advertising revenue hit $60 billion last year.

Mobile Video: 92% of Viewers Share Content

The Realtime Report

Mobile video viewers are highly likely to share mobile video content, according to a new study by the Interactive Advertising Bureau. Out of the 200 mobile video viewers surveyed, 92% share mobile video content with others. Only 12% share video via Twitter.

Give Your Campaign Video Marketing Boost

The Realtime Report

Give Your Campaign Video Marketing Boost By Alexander Harrison. It’s not unreasonable to suggest that using video content will definitely help you to build a relationship with your audience, which is important, and clearly better than just trying to sell to people directly.

Twitter Launches Rewarded Video on MoPub Marketplace

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter’s MoPub mobile ad exchange announced the general availability of its rewarded video solution. Over the past year, we’ve seen a major increase in video spend from our demand partners on MoPub Marketplace—and strong adoption of video inventory overall from our publishers.

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7 Secrets of Super-Successful Video Marketing

Buffer Social

By now, it’s clear that video is an essential channel for marketers. But what makes a great video? We looked at some of our favorite examples of video marketing and uncovered some traits they have in common. Here are 7 secrets to creating successful video content.

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Red Bull Wins Top Social Video Brand of the Year

The Realtime Report

Red Bull had the best social video strategy of the year, according to new research from video network gorival (owned by AOL). The top social video brands of the year (in order of rank): Red Bull.

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76% of Mobile Video Ads Are Viewed In-App [Study]

The Realtime Report

Mobile video is rapidly becoming the new darling of the digital advertising world, and the Mobile Marketing Association (MMA) recently conducted its first Mobile Video Benchmark Study to examine mobile video performance.

10 Recent Changes Impacting Facebook Advertisers

Jon Loomer

New Video Metrics. New Publisher Tools for 360 Video. This certainly cuts into Facebook’s revenues, but it also impacts the advertisers who leverage its audience to drive their business. How does this impact advertisers? New Video Metrics. Video Only Mode.

Airbnb Dives Into Live 360 Video on Twitter, Periscope

SocialTimes Twitter

Airbnb became one of the first brands to take advantage of live 360 video on Twitter and Periscope , which debuted last week. The accommodations network will present livestreamed 360-degree videos Friday and Saturday from London, Kauai (Hawaii) and Detroit, in an attempt to “offer people unprecedented access to local communities and help them discover the hidden gems of a city,” while promoting its recently launched Experiences and Places features.

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7 Keys to Facebook Advertising Success

Jon Loomer

I host a near-monthly free webinar called the Keys to Success, where I break down the details of when Facebook advertising does and does not work. Many advertisers have unrealistic expectations that ads will or should always work — or they should be easy.

Facebook Advertising Policies in a Nutshell – Get Your Ad Approved

Pam Moore

It’s 100% in tact and beautifully integrates social media marketing, video and visual marketing. You know Facebook advertising is the perfect platform to help get the word out and reach your target audiences. Walk-through of the key highlights of the Facebook advertising policies.

How to Build Trust in Your Brand Using Video

Techipedia: Tamar Weinberg

Instead of requiring users to navigate, scroll, and click to access information, online video is a one-stop destination for information. A few general points to bear in mind before creating your videos: Content is the number one way you can build trust with potential clients.

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Facebook Extends Auto-Captioning to Videos From Pages

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook introduced auto-captioning for video ads last February, and the social network quietly began extending the feature to videos from pages in October. Page admins can then review, play back and edit the auto-generated captions prior to saving and posting their videos.

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The 6 Sweetest Facebook Advertising Features Right Now

Convince & Convert

For direct-response advertisers and e-commerce business owners, it’s likely whatever tactic drives the most high-quality conversions, clicks, engagements, and ultimately, sales. advertisers: Some of these features may not have launched in your area yet, but hopefully will soon.

Video Marketing For Your Business

yMarketingMatters

This year has been called “The Year of Video Marketing” as businesses find new ways to reach customers. Videos stand out on social media, giving customers a quick overview of a product without overwhelming them with text. In less than thirty seconds, a customer can get the information he needs about a business through a short, personal video. Why the explosion of video content? It’s easier than ever to create a fun video at little to no cost.

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Facebook Pages Can Cross-Post Videos to Pages With Different Owners, Business Managers

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook page administrators can now cross-post videos to pages with different owners and under different Business Managers. Today we are announcing the ability to cross-post videos between pages with different owners, including pages that are under different Business Managers.

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A Look at Social Video’s Big, Bright (and Somewhat Uncertain) Future

SocialTimes Facebook

Now, it stands at the forefront of a video revolution. Facebook can bypass not only traditional providers, but also services such as Netflix and Amazon, when it comes to widespread distribution and advertising opportunities. Facebook isn’t the only social platform in the live video race. Most are locked in through 2022 as a result of negotiations that happened in 2010 and 2011, when Facebook didn’t have video and Netflix was only testing digital streaming.

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Facebook Slideshow – Create Quick Videos from Images

Socially Sorted

Facebook Slideshow is THE answer if you want to create quick videos from your images – without any fancy tools. . In this post I s hare with you how to use the Facebook Slideshow tool to quickly create a video on Facebook. . Video is huge , there is no doubt.

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Math Is Hard. Or How To Make Your Advertising Count

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At what point will advertisers hold the publishers really accountable? That advertising would be highly targeted and relevant. The net effect of this would be that online advertising would not only be better than other media formats, but that it would be worth more to advertisers, because consumers would appreciate it more. That advertising would be super-accountable and measurable. That advertising would be more interesting. Don't worry, advertisers.

The Complete, Always-Updated Guide to Facebook Advertising

Buffer Social

Social media has been found to be the most effective digital advertising channel for getting more impressions, clicks, and conversions. You can spend as little as $5 per day on Facebook advertising and see significant results. Pros and cons of Facebook advertising. Watch Video.

Facebook Adds New Sizes, Video Ads, Carousel Ads to Instant Articles

SocialTimes Facebook

Facebook Wednesday announced several new advertising options for Instant Articles : support for new and custom ad sizes, as well as video ads and carousel ads.

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17 Ways to Get More Views, Engagement, and Shares for Your Facebook Videos

Buffer Social

This post was originally published in 2015 and has been updated with the latest Facebook video tips and information. Over 8 billion videos or 100 million hours of videos are watched on Facebook every day. 17 Top Facebook Video Tips for More Views, Shares, and Engagement.

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Video Branding, YouTube Style

Small Business Mavericks

If television advertising has been off limits to you because of the high cost of production, maybe you can turn to online video marketing – or video branding if you prefer – instead. It seems that YouTube is working on putting together a marketplace where video marketers and on screen video talent can hook up. The YouTube celebrity makes a video endorsing your product or service. Video Marketing Branding small business video branding YouTube

Will Instagram-like Apps for Videos Become the Next Big Thing for Brands?

Mindjumpers

Today I’ll take a look at how brands are using video sharing apps to strengthen their brand identity. Video sharing apps. However, there is one major difference the two apps between: the length of the video. Branding through video sharing.

Why User-Generated Video Content Ups Your Credibility

Convince & Convert

In the past few years, videos have started taking over—and it’s easy to see why. Videos are also very diverse in their application. From providing entertainment to educating to expressing your opinion to marketing a product, videos are a powerful tool. This includes video.

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Content Marketing, Social Advertising, and SEO: Which Is Most Important?

Simply Measured

Content Marketing vs. Social Advertising – Battle Round 2. Your social advertising brings readers to your content. Social Advertising and SEO – Battle Round 3. We have proof that social advertising works. A lot of marketers say content is king.

Front-Loading Branding Makes Twitter Video Ads More Effective (Study)

SocialTimes Twitter

Twitter touted the recall and memorability of its video ads , citing research it conducted with IPG Media Lab. The study by Twitter and IPG found that: Approximately one-half of Twitter users recalled video ads on the social network after viewing just one second.

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Facebook to Test Mid-Roll Video Ads in Publishers’ Video Posts (Report)

SocialTimes Facebook

The answer to the long-asked question of how Facebook plans to monetize videos may be here, and users aren’t going to like it. Sources told Peter Kafka of Recode the social network will begin testing a new mid-roll video ad format on videos posted by publishers. Advertising/Marketing Facebook ad revenue Mid-Roll Mid-Roll Video Ads Peter Kafka Publishers Recode revenue Video Ads Videos YouTube

Why Testimonial Advertisements Still Matters

Pixlee

In order to build credibility for your company, you need to make testimonial advertising a part of your marketing plan. What is testimonial advertising? Testimonial Advertising definition : Unbiased comments from existing customers that help new visitors make purchasing decisions.

How Much Does Facebook Advertising Cost? The Complete Guide to Facebook Ads Pricing

Buffer Social

We previously shared what $5 per day will buy you on Facebook Ads , but how much does Facebook advertising really cost? Let’s go… Benchmarks: How much does Facebook advertising cost? number of clicks, video views, or app installs) and negative feedback (e.g.

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4 Ways to Drive Your Digital Strategy with Facebook Video Ads

Convince & Convert

From my view as a player in the video production and distribution game, I can tell you: Facebook video ads are your best bet. To illustrate, by the end of 2015, Facebook was seeing about 8 billion video views per day. Video isn’t being consumed so much as devoured these days.

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Video Killed the Video Star

Geoff Livingston

Here is the November edition, “Video Killed the Video Star.” ” Everyone is talking about how important video is to online content and marketing. They’re also saying TV advertising is dying. The Internet is not killing video or TV.

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What New Data Tells Us About Blog Advertising

Convince & Convert

Advertisers have partnered with bloggers for years, particularly in the women’s lifestyle space, because of the highly targeted and desirable audience (women 18-34), the association with premium content, and high social engagement. video, streaming, Snapchat, etc.),

Less Money. Less Traffic. Advertising In Chaos?

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Who benefits from a world where advertising is getting less money and there is less traffic for the content? Advertising (mostly due to programmatic) is seeing the CPMs being pushed down in a technological version of a reverse auction (i.e. "how advertising. digital video.

Twitter Video Ads Deliver Recall, Receptivity (Study)

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Twitter delivers its users a steady stream of information in real-time, but video ads on the social network are still managing to capture their attention, according to a recent study, albeit one in which Twitter was involved. Advertising/Marketing Twitter Attention Cognitive Effort Dentsu Aegis Network Favorability Information Processing MediaScience mobile Neuro Research Purchase Intent Recall recommendation television TV Video Ads

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Streaming Video: A New Marketing Moment?

Small Business Mavericks

According to a recent press release , 51% of Americans have watched screaming video in the past week. people using online streaming video through technology such as tablets and smartphones. One of the reasons it’s up, I would suspect, is the ability to view streaming video – or at least the ease of downloading video. So that doesn’t mean that you should rush right out and invest thousands of dollars into your streaming video show.

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Does Advertising Even Work Any More? Of Course It Does!

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Today, one of my favorite online publications, Digiday , published the article, Does advertising even work any more? Advertisers may not like that consumers don't "engage" with their ads. For all of the problems that advertising - as an industry - faces, make no mistake about it. I'm talking about all types of advertising here: internet, native, TV, video, mobile, print, branded content, matchbooks, stunts, product placement, sandwich boards. advertiser.

Facebook Advertising: 5 Foundational Things You Must Know Before Spending a Dime!

Pam Moore

Facebook advertising seems to be one of those things that every marketer is talking about it, but very few actually know how to drive real business results. You have wasted far too much money on Facebook advertising with little to zero return.