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Video Marketing Success Starts with Distribution, says Forrester

Vidyard

Many marketers are underestimating the importance of distribution and treating it as an afterthought, according to a recent Forrester report. Different people are on different platforms for different reasons and Forrester argues that your content must align with this.

Forrester Weighs in on the Top Video Platforms for Marketing and Sales

Vidyard

Believe it or not, posting videos on YouTube isn’t a video strategy. Even Forrester Research Analyst, Nick Barber, said so in his latest report, Online Video Platforms for Sales and Marketing : If you think “doing video” means having a YouTube channel, then you need to up your game.

New Study: Get On YouTube, NOW

Synecore

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.

How the Top Online Video Platforms Are Taking Businesses Beyond YouTube

Vidyard

In 2005, Chad Hurley, Steve Chen and Jawed Karim opened the doors to YouTube inviting content creators around the world to share their videos with a global audience. Just as YouTube made it easy for anyone to upload and share a video, so too must a modern OVP.

What three mistakes are you making with video marketing?

PR Meets Marketing

I recently read a video marketing report by Forrester, Branded Video Marketing Success Starts With Customer-Centric Distribution (Samantha Merlivat, October 16, 2015). Per Forrester the days of “organic viral” videos have past.

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

Webbiquity

Most valuable is his dissection of the best way to use the popular social sites, YouTube and blogging in an integrated manner that capitalizes on the strengths of each platform. 4 Ways to Find Legal Music for Your YouTube Videos by Mashable.

3 Winning Examples of B2B Blogs Done Right

WindMill Networking

Kinaxis first did its homework by hiring Forrester Research to better understand the audience that they were trying to reach in creating their social media strategy. Blogging Content Marketing Social Media Marketing Blog Business business to business Forrester Research hubspot internet-marketing Kinaxis LinkedIn Marketing and Advertising Twitter YouTubeOver the last few years blogging has become a recognized marketing tool as a component of a social media strategy.

4 Research-Backed Ways to Infuse Online Video in Your Marketing

Vidyard

Sure, YouTube is the second largest search engine in the world. And publishing videos here and there, on YouTube sometimes or your website other times, isn’t a strategy. We’ve got to win on YouTube” is no way to approach decisions around video. Video is winning the content race.

Social media ROI sucks! (Or, you can prove anything if you send out a survey)

ViewPoint

Social distribution of content and messages isn’t considered all that effective in providing business value to companies, according to a recent analysis by Forrester Research. LinkedIn was rated eighth out of 13 channels and YouTube was 10th, followed by Google+, and Twitter.

Vidyard Named a Leader for Online Video Platforms for Sales and Marketing by Independent Research Firm

Vidyard

KITCHENER, Ontario – October 31, 2016 – Vidyard , the video platform for business, has been named a leader in Online Video Platforms for Sales and Marketing by independent research firm Forrester Research, Inc. The recognition comes as part of The Forrester Wave™: Online Video Platforms For Sales And Marketing, Q4 2016, which analyzed the most significant providers in the space. Forrester analyzed nine vendors’ video platforms across 39 criteria. “I

Why I Chose Vidyard: A Story of a CMO, The Video-Enabled Business, and Culture

Vidyard

More than YouTube. You see, since YouTube was launched in 2005, video solutions have largely focused on video hosting. Vidyard is the new generation video platform, and is leading the way to power the video-enabled business (see Forrester’s Online Video Wave Report ).

How Artificial Intelligence Will Impact Productivity, Hiring Practices, Collaboration & More [Live Discussion]

Hubspot

An analysis from Oxford researchers reported than 47% of jobs are at risk , while a more recent Forrester report predicts that 7% of jobs may be eliminated by 2025. The field of artificial intelligence (AI) is dominating both headlines and the attention of businesses -- and for good reason.

50+ Video Marketing Stats that Prove You’re Doing it Right

Vidyard

The top 3 types of video on YouTube are Product Reviews, How-Tos and Video Blogs – Mediakix ( Tweet This ). Adding video to your site increases your chance of a front-page Google result by 50x – Forrester ( Tweet This ). Searches related to “how-to” on YouTube are growing 70% year over year – Google ( Tweet This ). 67% of millennials agree that they can find a YouTube video on any topic they want to learn – Google ( Tweet This ).

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Why Video Should Play a Vital Role in Your Content Marketing Strategy

Kapost

Platforms like YouTube, Vidyard, and Wistia have transformed this medium into something that any business in any industry can—and should—capitalize on. Forrester estimates that a 60-second video has the same value as 1.8 Its YouTube page has more than 5.1

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Three Stats Prove B2B Social Media Set To Explode [Charts]

PWB Marketing Blog

Did you know more searches are done on YouTube than Yahoo? Forrester Research predicts that B2B firms will spend $54 million on social media marketing in 2014, up from just $11 million in 2009. Social media has reached prime time.

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48 Phenomenal SEO Guides, Tips & Tactics

Webbiquity

How To Use SEO To Boost Your Brand’s YouTube Channel by MediaPost. through integrating your YouTube channel with your Google+ account. 5 Keys to Improving Search Rankings with Duane Forrester of Bing by Stone Temple Consulting.

5 Tips For Maximizing Your Video Marketing

It's All About Revenue

A picture is worth a thousand words, and according to Dr. James McQuivey of Forrester Research, one minute of video is worth 1.8 Make sure your video is widely available - on your site, YouTube channel, and social media channels, but don’t spam it out. Editor’s Note: Today’s post comes courtesy of Daniel Glickman,CMO of emaze. He loves analyzing marketing data and building strategic and tactical plans. Follow Daniel on Twitter @firmflair.

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The B2B Marketing Guide to Paid Content Distribution

Digital B2B Marketing

Forrester recently released a report pointing out the failure of most content marketers to plan for adequate content distribution. YouTube. If you use video, there is a good chance it is already on YouTube.

Online Video is The Future of Content Marketing

Crimson Marketing

Video’s reach is essentially limitless: “YouTube receives more than one billion unique visitors every month – that’s more than any other channel, apart from Facebook.” million, so say Forrester’s researchers.

Why Cross Channel Marketing Needs To Be Visual

It's All About Revenue

According to 2016 Forrester Wave Report, “Rich media content is the soul of customer experience.” Imagine you are working on building a cross-channel marketing campaign. Imagine it’s a launch of new webinar series or an introduction of a new product.

4 Ways to Elevate Your Marketing with Great Content

Modern B2B Marketing

Laura Ramos, VP & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, shared some valuable insights in her session, “The Power of Video in Making Your B2B Story Come Alive.” Zach King, filmmaker and YouTube and Instagram personality, took the stage in his presentation, “The Storyteller in All of Us.”

Great Minds & A Great Time: Insider Summit 2013 Recap

Sales Intelligence View

In the second keynote of the morning, Scott Santucci of Forrester Research declared that the traditional four “P’s” of Marketing (Product, Price, Place and Promotion) have been replaced with “Problem, Patterns, Path and Proof.” You can also watch and share our highlights reel on YouTube.

Welcome to Viewtopia: Vidyard Announces Speakers for 2016 Video Marketing Summit

Vidyard

YouTube and Vine star Zach King, Forrester analysts Nick Barber and Laura Ramos, Solarwinds video director René Lego join top voices in video, marketing, content and customer success. YouTube and Vine personality Zach King headlines an impressive speakers list featuring industry analysts, video experts, marketing innovators and other business leaders.

Social Media Online Courses – Where are They?

WindMill Networking

This is consistent with Forrester Research ’s recent finding that more than 45% of all companies now use social media assets for product development in addition to customer engagement (83%), and indicates a sea change in the strategic value that CMOs place on social today. Video & YouTube.

Video is Killing the Written Content Star

Fathom

According to Forrester Research ‘s Dr. James McQuivey, “a minute of video is worth 1.8 YouTube has over a billion users–almost a third of all people on the Internet–and every day, people watch hundreds of millions of hours of YouTube videos and generate billions of views.

18 of the Best Content Marketing Strategy Guides of 2013

Webbiquity

Noting that “The old adage — build it and they will come — doesn’t work for content marketing,” Laurie Sullivan reports on Forrester Research guidance on building a content distribution strategy to overcome the glut on content online.

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Three Tips to Get Manufacturers Started with Social Media

Savvy B2B Marketing

According to a report by Forrester , roughly 81 percent of B2B companies reported that they used social media in 2011. The Forrester report found that only 30 percent of global manufacturers thought they would increase social media spending in 2012.

OfferUp offers an addictive new app for eCommerce

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

Recent Forrester findings show that 88% of the average user’s time is spent in just five apps: Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Gmail, and Facebook Messenger. Where do your customers hang out online or on mobile? Snapchat? Facebook Messenger? What about … OfferUp? Whaaaat?

87 New (Really) Marketing Automation Stats

Marketing Action

You can find it in the Q2 2011 Forrester Wave™ report.). Forrester Research, The Forrester Wave™: Lead-To-Revenue Management Platform Vendors, Q1 2014 , Jan 2014 ). Forrester Research, Gauging Your Progress and Success , Dec 2013).

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Can CMOs Master The Customer Experience For Hispanic Shoppers?

Buzz Marketing for Technology

As Walgreens CMO Graham Atkinson stated so profoundly at the Forrester Customer Experience Forum East in New York City last month: “Omni-channel is an experience strategy, not a fulfillment strategy.”

Test Your Digital IQ with Mark Schaefer’s Social Media Quiz

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

a) YouTube. D) According to a 2014 Forrester study, 44% use the second screen of social media while watching TV. Facebook – 2004; YouTube 2005; Twitter 2006. a) YouTube. How much do you know about social media platforms, facts and trends?

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11 (of the) Best SEO Tools and Keyword Research Guides of 2012

Webbiquity

Aaron Wall interviews Duane Forrester of Bing about the search engine’s new SEO tools and product roadmap.

70 New (Really) Marketing Automation Stats

Marketing Action

You can find it in the Q2 2011 Forrester Wave™ report.). Forrester Research, The Forrester Wave™: Lead-To-Revenue Management Platform Vendors, Q1 2014 , Jan 2014 ). Forrester Research, Gauging Your Progress and Success , Dec 2013). They’re getting old.

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37 reasons that video content is king

Biznology

By the percentages: 200% to 300% increase in click-through rate when marketers include video in an e-mail ( Forrester ). 61% of B2B marketers leverage YouTube to extend the reach of their messaging and brands (Forbes). 16% of YouTube videos are embedded, linked or shared on Tuesdays between 11 a.m. Million words is the value of one minute of video according to Dr. James McQuivey of Forrester Research. 700 YouTube videos are shared on Twitter every minute.

21 Internet Marketing Stats That Will Blow Your Mind

Hubspot

Source: Forrester Research ) Peer-to-peer communication through text messaging has become of core part of society's communication infrastructure. Source: Forrester Research ) Commerce is shifting more and more online. 18) YouTube users watch more than 3B hours of video per month.

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7 social media lies the gurus want you to swallow

grow - Practical Marketing Solutions

When there are more than 100 hours of videos uploaded on YouTube every minute, you’d better ante up. By {grow} Community Member Gregory Pouy. Every time a new marketing “technique” appears, it’s seems like the next revolution.

Best Social Media and Digital Marketing Research and Statistics of 2011, Part 2

Webbiquity

Also noted: • One in four Americans watches a YouTube video every day. • In the coming year, 77% of companies plan to spend more on YouTube; three-quarters plan to increase spending on Facebook and blogs, and 73% will invest more on Twitter.