Richard Upton

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The SEO Power of a Google +1

What value does a +1 from Google give to a website?<p>photo by Dave Sutton<p>There have been public statements from Google’s engineer Matt Cuts that they …

Facebook Videos Now Auto-Play On Mobile, Expect Video Ads Soon

FB could look a lot more like TV soon. While Vine and Instagram Video are booming, you don’t see many people natively uploading videos to Facebook . But now Facebook is bringing auto-play for native videos to all users after testing the feature in September. And it’s just the beginning of a huge …

Good Videos Explain, Superior Videos Demonstrate, Great Videos Inspire

You’ve probably never heard of William Arthur Ward, one of America’s most quoted writers of inspirational maxims. That’s because he wrote for …

Social Media

What Facebook’s new layout means for marketers

In March, Facebook introduced a new News feed layout to optimize the users’ experience on desktop and mobile devices. While not everyone has the new …

Interesting to see NFC & QR codes getting pushed in @metrouk. (Shame no-one checked the spelling though)

McLaren Announce Commercial Partnership With YouTube // F1 News // James Allen on F1 – The official James Allen website on F1

The McLaren Group has this week announced a commercial partnership with online video-sharing giant, YouTube, as a way of offering their stakeholders …

Understanding Content Marketing and the Power of Google+

One of the trends in SEO in 2011 which I blogged about earlier this year was the fact that <b>social media</b> was going to become a major focus of many SEO …

Marketing

Vine Hits 40 Million Users And Spawns A Whole New Shortform Video Industry

As social video continues to gain popularity, so do new tools to help users and brands make the most of it. Pitch’d is the latest.<p>Vine has reached 40 million users, it announced on its parent company Twitter yesterday. It’s an impressive figure, when you think that numbers have tripled in just two …

The value of digital relationships is forcing marketers to understand what makes people connect, and understanding that drastically improves our success in engaging audiences through relevant, contextual, and targeted content. Video accelerates our path up the digital relationship pyramid by engaging customers more quickly at a deeper emotional level. Read More at: http://www.reelseo.com/accelerating-audience-engagement-video/

Winning ways with video

Are we one step closer to unwrapping the mystery of a viral video success? There's enough of an element of chance in the formula that even serious money and planning can't guarantee a winner, but when they do fly – the gamble really is worth it.<p>Twitter offered some insight last week from three …

How Your Brand Can Flirt on Vine

The look is always the same: A seasoned marketer is cajoled into watching their first Vine video. Six seconds pass and it’s over. The marketer gazes quizzically at the smiling young person that brought the video to his attention.<p>“That’s it?”<p>Like any emerging platform, Vine (the short-form video app …

Online video will be more popular than Facebook and Twitter by 2017

Online video isn’t just growing fast, it’s growing faster than any other type of consumer service offering – and soon it’s going to be even more …

How Videos Help Businesses by Increasing Engagement

Posted May 31, 2013 by Steve Young<p><i>Photo Credit: larskflem</i><p>Videos have been used to help increase engagement for online websites for quite some time. …

Marketing

18 Marketing Statistics And What It Means For Video Marketing

Have you climbed on board the video marketing train yet? If you own a small business, there’s a lot of compelling evidence suggesting that online …

Marketing

12 Keys to Success on Twitter

Twitter was never designed to be a social network but it has become one.<p>In fact it was designed initially in 2006 to used by individuals as an SMS …

Is Google Plus Important for Search Engine Optimization? - Jeffbullas's Blog

Is Google plus important for search engine optimization? We all know that being found by search engines is in essence free marketing.<p>And who doesn’t …

Soon, all online advertising will be video

<i>Cameron Yuill is the Founder and CEO of AdGent Digital.</i><p>Video advertising will double approximately every two years until all online ads will be video ads. That’s right — all online ads will be video.<p>I am calling this prediction “Cam’s Law” (after moi) with due respect and deep regard to Intel …

Video Search Is Coming Thanks To Google+

Recent Pew Center research finds that nearly half of adults are content creators, posting their photos and videos online. Video is the fastest growing component of internet traffic today and according to a 2012 Cisco data forecast will by 2017 surpass all other forms of content, whether Facebook, …

10 Websites Using Video Ridiculously Well

Whoever you’re designing for, be it a giant corporation or the little florist in town, adding video to their site can have a ton of benefits. No …

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