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The Modern Multitasker: 94% Watch TV With a Smartphone Nearby

Studies commissioned by Facebook show that TV viewers only look at their TV half the time, often turning to their phone. Here’s how marketers can get their messages across to distracted consumers.

Viral Lessons: The 6 Key Attributes Viral Videos Often Share

Call them the 6 habits of highly successful video makers. Following these tips can turn a so-so video into a hit-churning, viewer-pleasing, social-sharing viral powerhouse.

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.

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.

Use Online Video to Target IT Decision Makers, Says Yahoo

Want to get a technology product or service in front of the right buyer? Here’s how to use video advertising to attract IT decision makers and get noticed.

Connected TV Ads Get Most Attention, Have Highest Purchase Intent

YuMe studied the eye movements of 400 participants to learn which types of video ads actually get watched. Connected TV ads led the way for every metric.

When to Use Pre-Roll, Mid-Roll, and Outstream Video Ads: YuMe

Pre-rolls are the big winner in a new report, and are seen as providing the best value exchange for free content, but mid-roll and outstream video ads have roles to play, as well.