Ad Blocking: A Serious Threat for Online Publishers?
by | Nov 7, 2017 | Editorial, How To..., Marketing, Video Industry News | No Comments

Ad Blocking: A Serious Threat for Online Publishers?

According to recent research data, Ad blocking may very well pose a major threat to publishers, which strongly rely on advertising for revenue. Ad blocking on mobile could potentially reach desktop levels, and if that occurs, US digital media companies are looking at a projected loss of approximately $9.7 billion across digital ad formats next year (via BI).

A new report from Juniper Research fund that about 19% of total online ad revenue will be lost to Ad Blockers by 2022. The popularity of ad blockers is clear, as is the fact it hurts online publishers. So, what can businesses do to ensure their video ad content is seen on any desktop or mobile device?

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How to Monetize Your Video Content?
by | Sep 5, 2017 | Editorial, Marketing, Monetization | No Comments

How to Monetize Your Video Content?
Online video content is a rapidly expanding, ever thriving market. Advertisers are looking for better ways to incorporate video ads into their campaigns. Several trends are now spreading, each one of them making video content an even bigger potential for publishers. Businesses small and large are looking to spread the word about their products and video is the quickest and easiest way to get in touch with consumers. Also, people are acquiring endless amounts of products online, so now publishers have put two and two together and are mostly seeking platforms or sites that allow them to reach and engage audiences as quickly as possible.

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Deliver Stunning Video Experience To Your Facebook Instant Articles Audience
by | Jul 10, 2017 | Marketing, Platform Updates, Video Industry News | No Comments

Deliver Stunning Video Experience To Your Facebook Instant Articles Audience

Facebook Instant Articles started out last year as a way to solve specific problems Facebook users were faced with, especially slow loading times on the mobile web. As with all things Facebook was on top of matters pretty quickly, which comes as no surprise. By using Instant Articles, publishers have their ads showing (as well as relevant data) and they have full control over the reading experience of their audience. In return Facebook got quality content people would enjoy/like/share and bring even more popularity to world’s biggest social networking site.

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6 Types of Videos That Are Great for Any Business
by | Jun 21, 2017 | Marketing, Video Industry News | No Comments

6 Types of Videos That Are Great for Any Business

By now we all know video content has superpowers! There is no doubt video is a great branding tool, engagement tool, education tool, communication tool, marketing tool etc. However, one of the biggest problems marketers face today is what type of video should they be using to convey a message that would be appealing to their audience.

Being a video platform has its perks. One of the perks is being able to measure how different type of videos perform for our publishers. Undoubtedly you already took necessary steps to understand your audience and your creatives are in place. Now it’s time to decide which type of video will work the best.

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Looking For JW Player Alternative? Start With BridTV
by | May 10, 2017 | Editorial, Marketing, Video Industry News | No Comments

JW Player Alternative

The face of the World Wide Web has certainly changed. Over the past several years we’ve seen a massive growth of online video, and with an abundance of connected mobile devices, accessing information is easier than ever. Video is also the main driving force on the current B2B scene. YouTube remains the most influential public video platform, practically dictating the video content marketing scene. Lately though, video creators and video advertising companies are beginning to seek business elsewhere. Major advertisers like Verizon, Pepsi, Walmart, Volkswagen, Toyota, and many others, are no longer advertising on YouTube, because they’ve seen their promoted content right next to videos that also promote extremist views or hate speech.

Such events are making a dramatic impact on the video industry, and as a result, many business owners are simply turning to native website advertising options powered by alternative video platforms such as JW Player or BridTV.

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Working With Video Beyond YouTube: BridTV vs.YouTube, What’s the Difference?
by | Mar 28, 2017 | Editorial, Marketing, Monetization, Video Industry News | No Comments

Working With Video Beyond YouTube: BridTV vs.YouTube, What's the Difference?

76% of B2B companies already use, or plan to use videos, as an effective branding / advertising / content marketing tactic. Cisco reported we can expect video to account for ‘69% of all consumer internet traffic’ in 2017. Right now video is the main way people get their kicks on the internet. And quite frankly, these days your business won’t be able to get far without a proper video marketing strategy, one which involves YouTube, Facebook and a third party video platform as well.

As the past few years have proven, YouTube has become one of the primary tools for content creators. Not only that, but it has also become the top means to get information on various topics.

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Give Your Content More Attention With Video
by | Feb 9, 2017 | Editorial, Marketing, Video Industry News | No Comments

Give Your Content More Attention With Video

Wouldn’t it be great if you could boost the results of campaigns you’ve already invested in, instead of having to start from ground zero all over again? Of course it would. Good thing video can help you do just that. From using video CTAs to guide prospects towards the next step in their content journey, to leveraging video analytics to improve performance mid-campaign. Video is a compelling way to engage your audience, build trust, show products and services, and generate leads, within seconds.

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Fastest And Easiest Ways to Monetize Your Video Content
by | Jan 25, 2017 | How To..., Marketing, Monetization, Video Industry News | No Comments

Fastest And Easiest Ways to Monetize Your Video Content

The past year has seen a massive jump in the popularity of online video. Hardly any business can be conducted without the use of video content and online video platform of any type. In accordance to that, we’ve seen exponential growth in video content marketing, which has now become the chief tool for publishers to get their brands out the door and into the online world. (more…)

2016 Year in Review: Our Top Posts
by | Jan 17, 2017 | Editorial, Marketing, Social, Video Industry News | No Comments

2016 Year in Review: Our Top Posts

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.
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