2016 was an incredible year for BridTV. As the new year starts, we thought it would be nice to look back over past twelve months and see which of the BirdTV’s posts were the most popular ones.
Even though we covered a great many topics from video platform updates and industry news, over SEO and social marketing tips and tactics, to general content marketing topics, we’ve focused much of our attention explaining what makes video content marketing a great tool for any business, big or small, and how can BridTV online video platform help you with it. Never mind the effort, you, the readers, decided what was most important to you.
2016 Year in Review: Our Top #OnlineVideo Posts Click To Tweet
So, without further ado, the following posts got the most attention (in order of page views and social shares) over the year:
HTML5 Video Player Comparison
With plenty of opportunities on the market, everyone needs a video player. Which one will you choose is up to you. We tried pointing out what is out there and what is our place in a violent world of video players. Watch out for January update of this post with an in depth analysis of the under the hub features each video player has.
BridTV Spearheads New Online Video Tech, Publishers Monetizing Faster Than Ever
As a rule, platform updates don’t get much coverage/shares/views unless it is something as groundbreaking as the one we’ve released in September. The autoplay of VPAID 2.0 creatives on mobile devices and in-page on iOS was not possible … up until months of hard work paid off for BridTV giving our publishers a unique opportunity to monetize any VAST/VPAID 2.0 ad tag with a single click. Feature made a lot of stir in video industry mostly thanks to shares from you, our publishers.
InPage Videos On Mobile With Autoplay
Feature that’s designed to mimic the look, feel and functionality of videos in Facebook news feeds, allowing your users to have a familiar user experience for video as they do on the hugely popular social network on desktop and iOS devices as well, not surprisingly, captured your attention and earned your shares.
New Streaming Protocols Support (HLS and MPEG-DASH)
In the wake of live streaming video popularity BridTV offered support for new streaming protocols giving you ability to transform your website into live video streaming platform for your business. Raising number of publishers using this feature showed us you needed something more than just social network streaming options.
Why Are Video Ads The Best Advertising Choice Nowadays (Infographic)
The start of 2016 for us, and apparently for you as well, was marked with cool inforaphic explaining just why video ads are the best advertising choice of today. A year later, with all the statistic pouring in about online video polarity, this infographic still stands true.
Online Marketing Tactics: What Works Best for Your Business
Experienced marketers like Jeff Bullas, Brian Peters, Marius Kiniulis, David Hoos and many more, have revealed how they handle their own ebusinesses in this post and you loved it. Learning from the example of others has always been the best way to broaden your views and explore new ways that could complement your marketing efforts.
Easiest and Quickest Ways to Set Up Your Gaming Channel
Millennials are coming and by the looks of it everyone wants to be a You Tuber. We’ve taken a different approach here trying to explain what other options, apart from YouTube, you have at your disposal when making your game playing into business.
Top Questions B2B’s Should Be Asking When Creating a Video Marketing Strategy (Infographic)
Another great infographic from us giving you tools to understanding your audience, their hangouts, their needs and what can you do to help them out.
8 Great Lessons in Online Video Marketing
For many of you this post probably felt like getting back to school. With so much talk about online video as a compelling way to engage your audience within seconds, sharing these tips was an instant hit. You might wanna remind yourself about it.
What Does It Take To Become An Influencer?
Influencer marketing was a buzz term at the end of 2016. We were eager to learn as much about it as any of you and decided to explore and demystify influencers with a little help of the cool people in the business.
7 Best Alternatives to YouTube Video Monetization
With so many channels available for, well anything, it’s hard to keep a focus on what’s important for your business. On the other side, keep ‘all eggs in one basket’ is an outdated business approach. We’ve made an effort to try and explain what else is out there, in business of online video, that can work for you.
Video has become much more than little something that complements your other content, there is no doubt about it. It can fit into what you already have planned but it can also help you create lasting connections with your audience on it’s own. Never mind the fact we are online video platform, our goal has always been to help your business grow with video in a meaningful way. Jugging by the popularity of out post throughout 2016 we’ve on the right course.