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10 YouTube Pre-Roll Ads You'll Actually Enjoy

Hubspot

Last year at Sundance, YouTube unveiled a new ad format to brands : the unskippable, six second "bumper" ad. Suffering through 15, 30, or even 60 second pre-roll ads prompted so many head shakes and back button clicks that eventually YouTube added a skip button to their ads in 2009.

Rick Short Explains How to Turn Staff Into Prolific Bloggers

delicious b2bmarketing

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.

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Cold calling and the Complex Sale: observations you can learn from (thanks to my daughter)

B2B Lead Generation Blog

I was somewhat shocked to find out that my 14-year-old daughter had searched YouTube recently for any mention of her dear old dad. She stumbled across a video that included a recent mention of my book, Lead Generation for the Complex Sale.

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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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.

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

WebMarketCentral

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 del.icio.us

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.

Chart: How Many Streaming Videos Do We Watch?

Modern Marketing

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).

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

WebMarketCentral

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

WebMarketCentral

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?

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

WebMarketCentral

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.

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

WebMarketCentral

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).

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.

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.

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.

ClickLaunch: Jonathan Kantor's Crafting White Paper 2.0

Ambal's Amusings

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

Ways to spend your Social Capital

Buzz Marketing for Technology

If you read the last two blog posts on Social Search could it be a Google Killer and When is Amazon go Social , you would begin to get a glimpse of the web in the next 24 months.

Social Network based Caller Routing

Buzz Marketing for Technology

In fact I predict we will see it start to appear in Search, on Amazon.com, on YouTube and Microsoft Xbox – in some cases this has already begun! Ok, let’s say you are searching the web for a new fishing rod.

Personal Brands RULE on Social Networks

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Of those not allowed to use social media at work, 65 percent said their managers block access to sites like YouTube, Facebook and Flickr because they're afraid employee productivity will suffer." On Facebook you can’t be a Friend of a brand but you can be a Fan of a brand.

The Enemy of Productivity

The Effective Marketer

Stress vs. Productivity from www.hrmreport.com If your office is anything like mine, your colleagues send you Youtube videos, web links, and other stuff that although very entertaining doesn’t help you get your projects done on time.

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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.

how to use social media - lessons from ama digital conference

The Effective Marketer

Peter Contardo and Shaun Pope, from Endavo Media , gave us a great primer on monetizing online video, clarifying that although easy to create (anyone with a webcam can upload to Youtube), need some thinking before you can actually make money with video.

Hubspot Offers Small Business Marketers a Big Bundle of Features

Customer Experience Matrix

It extended this in 2009 email alerts triggered when user-selected leads visit the Web site. The social media features also make it easy to comment on the articles and to measure the reach of the company’s own blogs, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube posts. Summary: Hubspot offers a bundle of Web traffic generation and lead management features in one low-cost package. Small businesses willing to invest some effort should be pleased with the results.

Tips on Using Twitter to Boost Your Marketing Efforts

Anything Goes Marketing

If you’ve posted a bunch of pictures on your Facebook fan page or videos on your YouTube page, use Twitter to promote it. Are you already tired of Twitter? Do you think it’s just a fad? Well think again because the popularity of Twitter is growing at an alarming rate. I’m always trying to think about how marketers can better leverage the social media technologies that are out there and then share them with you. As you read these, you need to think about your end goals.

Alterian Pushes Into Social Media Management with Techrigy Acquisition

Customer Experience Matrix

message boards/forums (such as LinkedIn discussions), wikis (such as Wikipedia ), video and photo sharing sites ( Flickr , YouTube ), and some mainstream media blogs ( The New York Times , Wall Street Journa l). Summary: Alterian's purchase of Techrigy marks the first integration of serious social media management with marketing automation. Others are sure to follow. Marketing automation vendor Alterian yesterday announced its acquisition of social media monitoring company Techrigy.

Social Media's Next Victim?

The Effective Marketer

And now with social media, there’s no telling who will be the next United to see its market cap hurt because of a blog post or youtube video. This entry was posted on Friday, November 6th, 2009 at 8:15 am and is filed under Uncategorized. The Effective Marketer Effectiveness is a discipline and it can be learned Home About the Effective Marketer Books Speaking Social Media’s Next Victim?

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Accelerate your PR with BuzzGain – a podcast with Mukund Mohan

Buzz Marketing for Technology

As a PR and Marketing specialist it is becoming mandatory for businesses today to identify the communities that are actively defining and shaping the future of your business in places like blogs, Flickr, YouTube, Twitter, as well as traditional media. (adopted from a post seen at phdunay.gooruze.com) Discovering and connecting with the people who will help your business thrive in today’s social economy is vital especially when attention has become a precious commodity!

Is it social media or just multimedia?

BaseOne

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.

101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website 101 Tips from 50 Small Business Bloggers by Achinta Mitra on September 29, 2009 in Industrial Marketing Blog , Industrial Websites , Social Media Marketing I came across an incredible blog post recently that I think every small business owner should read.

Are You Creating Irresistible Offers with Your Email Marketing?

Industrial Marketing Today

by Achinta Mitra on November 16, 2009 in B2B E-Mail Marketing Do you know the key component of email marketing that generates more high-quality leads and drives sales? webinars website design White Paper Marketing whitepapers YouTube Marketing Matters Marketing Matters is our monthly e-newsletter on best practices in industrial and B2B marketing. Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Are You Creating Irresistible Offers with Your Email Marketing?

Content Creation Made Easy

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Content Creation Made Easy by Achinta Mitra on August 24, 2009 in Content Marketing , Industrial Marketing Blog Are you struggling with creating content? webinars website design White Paper Marketing whitepapers YouTube Marketing Matters Marketing Matters is our monthly e-newsletter on best practices in industrial and B2B marketing.

Driving Traffic to Your Homepage All the Time May Be a Big Mistake

Industrial Marketing Today

Home Marketing Matters About Contact B2B Marketing Store Company Website Driving Traffic to Your Homepage All the Time May Be a Big Mistake by Achinta Mitra on October 26, 2009 in Industrial Websites , Website Design & Development You’ve read up on all the traffic generation tactics and optimized your site to rank high on major search engines.

Best Random but Interesting Posts, Articles and Resources of 2009

Webbiquity

There’s no magic to linking to a YouTube video, but want to know how to link to a specific point, by minute and second, in a video? Link to a specific part of a YouTube video by Matt Cutts. A short but helpful post on how to deep link to a specific point in any YouTube video by minute and second. How can you make the most of those last few minutes before delivering an online presentation? What exactly is “Web 3.0?&#

A Shortish History of Online Video

Vidyard

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. In 2015, YouTube launched 360 video , and Facebook followed suit.

Looking for a little marketing wisdom?

B2B Lead Generation Blog

Build Social Networks - Marketers are starting to see the value of building relationships using LinkedIn, Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and blogs. There are some interesting “Case Studies” that will hit home for marketers investigating ways to integrate social media marketing into their 2009 plan. Well, I’ve got, oh about a hundred suggestions for you all courtesy of MarketingSherpa’s latest Wisdom Report.

Best Cool Web Tools of 2009, Part 1

Webbiquity

SlideSix lets you upload PowerPoint, PDF or OpenOffice presentations, mix in videos from YouTube or Vimeo, and share your presentations with groups. Mail), social networking sites (Facebook, MySpace), blogging platforms (WordPress, Blogger, TypePad), media sites (Flickr, YouTube) and more. Jing lets you capture on-screen action or animate still images, add narration, and upload the final video or YouTube or other video-sharing sites or share by email.

7 Things About Online Reviews Every B2B Business Needs to Know

Act-On

That’s according to a 2009 Convergys Corporation study, and I can’t imagine that the effect isn’t still with us. So he took it to YouTube. Ever wondered what people say about you behind your back?

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All social media sites should offer profit sharing and ad revenue

Biznology

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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