Video Essentials

Consumers Watch Most Brand Video on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat

What do video-loving consumers want from brands? Text on the screen is a plus, since many watch videos on-the-sly at work. An Animoto survey reveals where are how people are watching.

65% Say Brands That Use Vertical Videos Are More Innovative: YuMe

Not only do vertical video ads fit phone screens better, but viewers see them as more innovative. The once-maligned format now provides a halo effect.

Video Advertising Exploding for App Marketers, Finds Survey

App install marketers—who promote mobile apps typically with mobile ads—find full-screen and social video ads to be hugely effective.

Using First-Party Data to Build a Personalized Media Company

Collecting first-party viewer data and using it effectively is essential for today’s media companies. Here’s the information companies should collect and the questions they should be asking.

Video Ads 2017: Data Will Improve Targeting and Simplify Buying

Ooyala has released its annual survey on the online video ecosystem, and its sees data as the next big driver. Learn the strategies to reach connected consumers.

Brands Should Be Farmers, Not Hunters in Next-Phase Marketing

Marketers, put down your guns and pick up your shovels! The time for hunting consumers is over. Today, brands need to dig up data about their best audiences.

9 Is the Magic Number When it Comes to Video Ad Exposure: YuMe

How many views is the right number of views? After studying the data, YuMe says marketers should think about frequency minimums, not maximums.