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Google AdWords Introduces New Video Format to Reach More People by @MattGSouthern

Google AdWords has introduced a new video format which is said to extend the reach of video campaigns beyond YouTube. The new format, called outstream video ads, is built exclusively for mobile and will be displayed in mobile browsers and apps. ”Outstream ads drive incremental, cost-efficient and viewable reach beyond YouTube. Ads show on Google […]

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Video Marketing for Service Businesses

Learn how you can use video, one of the most effective content marketing strategies, on your website to market your services. April 11, 2018 5 min read Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. The following excerpt is from Robert W. Bly’s book The Digital Marketing Handbook. Buy it now fromAmazon | Barnes & […]

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Facebook Messenger Now Supports HD Video and 360-degree Photos by @MattGSouthern

With the latest update to Facebook Messenger users can now send and receive HD videos and 360-degree photos. While this is an upgrade from what Messenger was previously capable of handling, the “HD” video it supports only 720p. These days HD usually means 1080p or greater. Many of the very latest smartphones are even able […]

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Twitter Introduces New Video Ad Unit for Increasing Website Visits by @MattGSouthern

Twitter has introduced a new ad unit called the Video Website Card, which allows advertisers to use videos to drive traffic back to their website. As a versatile ad unit, the Video Website Card is designed to fulfill a number of different brand objectives. Whether it’s showcasing a location or announcing a new product, “the […]

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Google Introducing Autoplaying Video Previews in Search Results by @MattGSouthern

Google announced it has begun rolling out autoplaying video previews in search results. No, not the same autoplaying videos that were the subject of much controversy last month. These are are different and arguably less obtrusive. They will appear in the place of static images that would usually be displayed when a video carousel is surfaced […]