YouTube Will Make Third-Party Videos Shoppable in Coming Months

It’s better than a pre- or a post-roll (and certainly better than a display ad): YouTube will soon let marketers buy shoppable ads that appear within creator videos.

5 Ways to Get Paid on YouTube: Ramping Up the Revenue Streams

If your channel has a sizable audience, it’s time to monetize it. We break down the 5 ways successful channels can turn their popularity into cold hard cash.

YouTube, Vimeo, and Netflix Are the Top U.S. Video Services

A comprehensive analysis by Verto shows which video and audio streaming services are the stickiest, reach the most people, and enjoy the longest viewing or listening sessions.

Facebook Promises to Get Tough on Videos Used Without Permission

While the practice of “freebooting” has been running rampant on Facebook, a video identification system now in development should bring that to an end.

YouTube Audio Library Grows With Over 1,000 Royalty-Free Tracks

Don’t get caught using popular music without permission. Instead, look to the YouTube Audio Library, which has over 1,000 free new options in all genres.

Google Proves the Importance of Video Ad Viewability to Brands

Of course a video ad that can be seen will perform better than an ad that can’t, but how does that translate to brand lift measurements?

Mekanism Buys Epic Signal, a Start-up that Builds Video Channels

Epic Signal’s client roster includes Pepsi, Anheuser-Busch, and Chevy. Its new parent company will help it with resource and hiring support.