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New Study: Get On YouTube, NOW


Still wondering if creating a YouTube channel is worth it for your brand? Yes, there actually is a YouTube Certification Program , and by my reckoning, it looks like a pretty exclusive club. 56 of the Top 100 have 10 or more YouTube channels.

Internet video killed the TV star. The rise of YouTube for B2B advertising

Earnest about B2B

“By the time you finish reading this sentence, users around the world will have uploaded another eight hours of video to YouTube.”. No longer the preserve of cats playing musical instruments , YouTube has become one of the most exciting and sensational media sharing websites in the world.

Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers

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Q: How do you compare your video marketing efforts on YouTube with your blogging program? But, remember, a YouTube video can be easily embedded into a blog post. In fact, that is exactly why I created our YouTube channel.

Break the mold: Why content marketing needs to be like a chalupa

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Streaming video + YouTube + Blog + Slideshare. I uploaded the video provided by Blab to YouTube for my subscribers on that channel and embedded the video into a blog post called Marketing: New Architects of the Customer Experience.

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10 Social Media Tools - Best Kept Secrets

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My friend Scott Abel ( The Content Wrangler ) gave an outstanding presentation at Web Content 2009 on social media tools - best kept secrets.  YouTube for PDFs.   The full presentation is below, but here's the quick take on the 10 Scott shared: 10 Web 2.0 Tools Marketers Can Use Today View more Microsoft Word documents from Scott Abel. Google Docs Forms Designer. Create custom forms for surveys and downloads. Customize in less than 10 minutes. Delicious Promotions.

YouTube and Your Personal Brand: 5 Reasons Why Every Professional Should Have a YouTube Channel

WindMill Networking

Today I continue to expand my horizons, and hopefully yours, by talking about YouTube. 7 Reasons to Start Blogging in 2010 As 2009 comes to a close, we start reflecting. Hey, it’s 2010, so it’s time to shake things up a bit. You’ve seen me blog a lot about LinkedIn and Twitter, but yesterday I let you know that I wanted to add more Facebook content to my blog. No, I [.]

Your Content, Their Content & the Brand

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  Brand mentions will turn up in Tweets, comments on posts, YouTube videos and even in the content of other sites. Thanks to Kenneth Weiss, author of the new book, Slightware – The Next Great Threat to Brands, for this guest Junta42 blog post. Ken offers some interesting thoughts on content and the customer conversation.    Take a read! Companies have traditionally attempted to control the dialogue and vernacular around their brands.

Crunchy, salty, nutritious news & views on B2B marketing for technology companies | Velocity - the B2B marketing acceleration agency for technology companies

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So click here to find out whether they changed my mind… Read more… Stan Woods | June 16th, 2009 | one comment The Content Marketing Workbook It’s here. Read more… Doug Kessler | June 11th, 2009 | 3 comments Choose your patients carefully The most respected surgeons in the world have the best survival rates. We… Read more… Neil Stoneman | May 8th, 2009 | 4 comments Why we steal from our clients.

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Three Tips for Your YouTube Video

PR Meets Marketing

I’ve personally defaulted to YouTube and I believe that YouTube is becoming a place for business videos too. To make it easier for you, just cut and past the below: Three Tips for Your YouTube Video by @csalomonlee: [link]. . Click on the image to play the video.

The Fun Theory: How to Change Behavior

The Effective Marketer

Volkswagen launched what became quickly a viral campaign with emails being forwarded, youtube videos with over 1 million hits and comments from all corners of the web.

YouTube as corporate home page?

Reputation to Revenue

BooneOakley, a North-Carolina based agency, has gotten a lot of attention in the last few days by essentially shifting its corporate site to YouTube. Tags: Innovation Marketing Social Media Strategy 2010 BooneOakley BtoB marketing Modernista socialmedia YouTube

Best of 2009: Social Media Marketing, Part 1


Another noteworthy post from this publication is Facebook is a Personal CRM for Baby Boomers , in which Daniel Flamberg reports on an Accenture study showing that in early 2009, “boomers posted a 59 percent increase in use of social networks; a rate of adoption 30 times faster than any other age group.&# 11 Reasons You Can’t Ignore Social Media in 2009 by Digital Labz. 7 Social Media Predictions for 2009 by Search Engine Watch.

B2B Search Marketing: 5 Must-Read Tips - Online Marketing Blog

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Online Marketing Blog TopRank's internet marketing blog on the intersection of social media, digital public relations and search engine marketing.

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55 (of the) Best Social Media Tips, Tactics and Tools of 2010


If 2009 was the year many marketers puzzled over, poked at and pondered incorporating social media into their marketing mix, 2010 was the year of diving in. According to a HubSpot study, 71% of marketers viewed Twitter as a useful marketing tool last year, up from just 39% in 2009.

How NOT to pitch a blog | Online Marketing Blog

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Expo Microblogging Digital Asset Optimization Lets Get Social: FriendFeed Twitter Delicious StumbleUpon Facebook LinkedIn Flickr YouTube Slideshare Most Popular Posts Related Posts Blogger Relations 101 Public Relations Spam and the Bad Pitch Search Marketing News Blog No Blog? Online Marketing Blog TopRank’s internet marketing blog on the intersection of digital PR, social and search engine marketing.

How Trade Publications Can Capitalize on Content Marketing and Social Media


What do you think? ** technorati tags: content marketing trade publications Gordon Plutsky trade media Ted Bahr conversation aggregation Twitter YouTube LinkedIn groups thought leadership content SEO industry trade magazines

Best of 2009 (So Far): Cool Web Tools, Part 2


SlideSix lets you upload PowerPoint, PDF or OpenOffice presentations, mix in videos from YouTube or Vimeo, and share your presentations with groups. Looking for a more powerful way to share presentations online? Consolidate your online profiles and social networking presence?

Best of 2009 (So Far): Cool Web Tools, Part 1


Find them all and others here in the first set of the best cool web tools for 2009. Mail), social networking sites (Facebook, MySpace), blogging platforms (WordPress, Blogger, TypePad), media sites (Flickr, YouTube) and more. Looking for a slick tool to easily build branded widgets?


Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 2


Social media, and discussions of its value for PR and marketing, have become ubiquitous. But which social media tool do marketers find most valuable? What's the best tool for social media research and learning? How can you maximize the business value of tools like LinkedIn and Twitter?

Online Marketing News in 2009: The Year’s Hottest Events

Modern B2B Marketing

Here is our 2009 year in review. December 2009 Online Marketing News. Top word of 2009: Twitter. November 2009 Online Marketing News. October 2009 Online Marketing News. YouTube is routinely serving more than a billion video views per day. September 2009 Online Marketing News. Neilson report announces US Ad Spending Declined 15% in first half of 2009. August 2009 Online Marketing News. July 2009 Online Marketing News.

Chart: How Many Streaming Videos Do We Watch?

It's All About Revenue

I compiled some of Nielsen’s reports from October 2009 to December 2011 and plotted a time-lapse bubble chart for 5 of the consistent top-10 sites. That means that the average number of videos watched by each visitor is a whopping 137 per month on those sites (up from 81 in 2009).

Best of 2009 (So Far): Social Media Marketing, Part 1


7 Social Media Predictions for 2009 by Search Engine Watch Erik Qualman produced this list of predictions in January. Many free services will become defunct"—hmm, not yet, but there are still three months of 2009 to to. a YouTube channel and Live Help component on your website).

B2B Marketing Trends From Eloqua Experience 09 Via Twitter

Anything Goes Marketing

RT @chadhorenfeldt: [link] - The Eloqua Markies finalists #EE09 For more information on the winners, see: Winners of the 2009 Markie Awards where you can learn more about the categories, the winners and why they won.

The Buzz about Social Media Marketing

Content Marketing for BI

So much buzz about social media marketing (Facebook, Ning, YouTube, Flickr, Twitter, LinkedIn), it’s almost tough to separate practical information from the hype. They leverage LinkedIn, Ning, YouTube, and Twitter.

Business Value of Social Networking

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Business Value of Social Networking by Achinta Mitra on July 29, 2009 in Social Media Marketing , Social Networking Saw a very interesting video where Seth Godin talks about how useful social media is to businesses.

Social Media Buzz at a Live Event

Digital Body Language

We just finished up Eloqua Experience 2009, which was a spectacular event all around. These spanned many major social media properties including Facebook, YouTube, Blogs, and Twitter, and ranged from video channels to online contests.

10 BtoB Marketers Predictions for 2010

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Around this time last year I wrote about some Predictions for 2009 and while I would say 8 out of 10 have already materialized and the other 2 are on their way, it has become clear that this year was the year we past the point of no return on Social Media.

Social media in numbers too big to ignore

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Photos uploaded to Flickr as of June, 2009 100 million. YouTube videos viewed per DAY 13 million. Month-over-month growth rate of Twitter Jan-Feb 2009 93%. Hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every MINUTE Your customers are there.

10 BtoB Marketers Predictions for 2010

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Around this time last year I wrote about some Predictions for 2009 and while I would say 8 out of 10 have already materialized and the other 2 are on their way, it has become clear that this year was the year we past the point of no return on Social Media.

Bad service blowback - United Breaks Guitars

Reputation to Revenue

Tags: Reputation Social Media customerservice davecarroll reputation socialmedia united youtube

Is it social media or just multimedia?


You know the kind of thing: people who believe that posting a few corporate videos to YouTube counts as 'social media marketing'. As you know, good examples of B2B social media marketing are thin on the ground at the moment.

What Barbie and Pong can teach us about Consumer Experience marketing

Savvy B2B Marketing

One of the examples he gave that I really connected to was this video on YouTube of group of strangers at a movie theater waiting to see a new release who were turned into human joysticks for a game of human pong.

Time to Replace your Online News Room with Facebook!

Buzz Marketing for Technology

as an application or widget, add photos or import photos using the Flickr application and add Videos or import them via the YouTube application. Back in October of 2007 at a MarketingProfs conference I remember listening to a panel on how someone used a blog as their online news room.

Can B2B Marketing be Fun?

Content Marketing for BI

No doubt it was all choreographed, but to the hundreds of people watching at the LS Station and the millions who have now seen it on YouTube, it was captivating.

All social media sites should offer profit sharing and ad revenue


I live my life in a world surrounded by affiliate marketers, YouTubers, digital online advertisers, and highly-compensated brand ambassadors — all of whom are trying to make a buck: to fuel their creativity, to bank their next project, to help them make rent, and to buy them some beers.

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The Kanye “Disaster” Beyond MTV

Savvy B2B Marketing

The Gossip Most of the video footage has been pulled down from YouTube (due to a "copyright claim by Viacom International Inc."), I don't watch MTV. I didn't see the VMAs (video music awards) live.

ClickLaunch: Jonathan Kantor's Crafting White Paper 2.0

Connect the Docs

We’d prefer to watch a 5-minute YouTube video than read a five-page white paper on the same topic.