• VIDYARD  |  WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 19, 2016
    [2007, User-Generated] A Shortish History of Online Video
    Animations like the infamous Badgers video arrived in 2003, and were widely shared privately before Flash-focused websites like Newgrounds opened up to user-generated content. On February 14th, 2005, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen, and Jawed Karim, three alumni of PayPal, launched YouTube as a place for people to share their online videos, and search for other people’s videos. YouTube found it. Connecting with users had gone from a television battleground to an online one.
  • SCRIBBLELIVE  |  THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
    [2007, User-Generated] There’s More Demand for Premium Video Than Ever Before
    In January 2007, a man named Ron Davis uploaded a video to YouTube of his bulldog Tillman skateboarding around a Santa Monica park. It was a viral sensation, attracting tens of millions of views, and from then forward it was consistently cited by media pundits as a harbinger of things to come, an example of the kind of content future generations would consume ( Keyboard Cat was also an oft-cited product of this trend). Let’s be clear: user-generated video isn’t going away.
  • WEBBIQUITY  |  MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 2011
    [2007, User-Generated] Best Social Media and Digitial Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 1
    Sure, teenagers spend a lot of time on YouTube, but did you know that three-quarters of business executives watch work-related online videos weekly? Among the findings: “Three-quarters of all executives said they watched work-related videos on business websites at least once a week, and more than half did the same on YouTube.” Over 2 billion videos are viewed every day on YouTube. 48% of Twitter users say they rarely or never check Twitter.
  • PAUL GILLIN  |  THURSDAY, JUNE 17, 2010
    [2007, User-Generated] The Changing Rules of B2B Marketing
    Dell conceived of the community in 2007 as a way to enhance loyalty among its largest customers. Those sales are generated by the affinity that the staff has developed with these key corporate customers. Dell TechCenter and other initiatives like it are microcosms of the changes that are sweeping across corporate America as a consequence of the rapid growth of social media tools like blogs, communities and user-generated multimedia.
  • GROW - PRACTICAL MARKETING SOLUTIONS  |  WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24, 2010
    [2007, User-Generated] Meet the captain of the world’s first viral marketing success
    YouTube was brand new. Ultimately there were more than 7 million viewings of the first Mentos Geyser video and it took only five days to hit 1 million views of the sequel, “Experiment #214.&# From the standpoint of User Generated Content, there were more than 10,000 videos created and posted by people doing their own Mentos Geysers; the comic effect of the ones done indoors tended to offset any aesthetic shortcomings!
  • DELICIOUS B2BMARKETING  |  MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2009
    [2007, User-Generated] How NOT to pitch a blog | Online Marketing Blog
    Home About Resources Archives Subscribe Consulting Contact How NOT to pitch a blog 29 Comments | Posted by Lee Odden on Aug 29th, 2007 in Blog Marketing , Blogging , Online Marketing , Online PR In the past I’ve written about blogger relations offering tips on how marketers or PR professionals ought to present their story ideas to bloggers. Missed Opportunity Online Public Relations and Blogs Comments: Jason Falls says: August 29, 2007 at 7:54 am Great list.
  • BUZZ MARKETING FOR TECHNOLOGY  |  FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 2008
    [2007, User-Generated] Web 2.0 and Personal Learning Environments (PLEs) " Learning Matters!
    April 13, 2007. I think because of this, we were kinda able to get right into it and riff because we each knew where each other stood and we got to take the conversation into the generative learning and co-creation stage very quickly. You then want to throw in some pictures (Hello Flickr/OFoto) and inevitibely want to find (or create) audio (Hello Odeo) and video (Hello Jumpcut, Eyespot and YouTube/Google Video) that further emphasize your point. April 2007. June 2007.
  • ANYTHING GOES MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, MAY 1, 2007
    [2007, User-Generated] Web 2. Slowww - Low Adapatation by Corporations
    I Plan to Increase my Lead Generation by 3 billion % in 30 days Marketers make many promises and not all of them are based on facts (I know, you're saying "really??"). Putting that same video on YouTube and other PUBLIC video sharing platforms is. Yes, there are horror stories out there regarding user generated content but as I've said in the past, if you're already in the public, people are talking about you. USA Today , YouTube , blog marketing.
  • ANYTHING GOES MARKETING  |  TUESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2007
    [2007, User-Generated] Even Your Father is on YouTube
    I've been reading a few articles lately about how some user-generated content ad campaigns such as the one that Dove ran called Dove Cream Oil Body Wash Ad Contest "failed" as it wasn't well received by the YouTube community. YouTube vlogger oneparkave (AKA Shmuel Tennenhaus) mentioned that the ad only received a 1 star rating out of 3 million views and received some extremely negative comments on YouTube. How Can I get Started Using YouTube? youtube