Many things have changed in the previous couple of months in the social media sphere and in the sphere of the online video industry as well. Michael Stelzner, Founder and CEO of Social Media Examiner and creator of Social Media Marketing World, in his keynote in front of 3,000 attendees on the Social Media Marketing World event, discovered data that he and his team gathered about new trends in the social media marketing sphere. Based on it let’s try and summarize new trends, help marketers grasp the social media moment and explore new video marketing possibilities that are coming with […]
We’ve talked over and over here on our blog how a successful online strategy depends on a quality of content you produce, that has the ability to eventually attract large amounts of traffic. It goes without saying that today, video content is the most popular content form, and the most engaging one. Based on the latest stats video content attracts 600% more viewers than the combination of direct mail and print.
There is no doubt that the future of B2B marketing/advertising is already here and video plays the most important role in B2B sales and marketing plans in all business spheres today. Simple reason really, ENGAGEMENT and there is no better way to ENGAGE your visitors/viewers/customers than by using video. We humans are visual animals and video offers us a more immediate experience that triggers an emotional response much faster than a text or even a picture, on which ENGAGEMENT can be exploited. With so many marketing and advertising channels to choose from today it’s hard to stay on top of […]
Social media can serve you as a great tool to exchange information with your users and fans, to enable communication among the users, and give your fans a way to share valuable pieces of information and ideas in virtual networks and communities.
Media consumption is changing rapidly in 2016. February survey done by Wyzowl found 61% of businesses stated that they currently use video as a marketing tool and of that 61%, 2/3 were not using video just one year earlier. With predictions that videos are expected to make up 60% of all mobile data traffic by 2020 and 80% of all internet traffic by 2019 we reached out to marketing/advertising community to find out few things: How important is video today for their digital strategy? How do they use it to promote their business? Do they include FaceBook native video, YouTube […]
There has been a huge increase of video content consumption on Facebook. According to latest data, Facebook is now seeing 100 million hours of video watched daily. “Video is an important part of the Facebook experience, and continuing to invest here is important for allowing people to share and consume some of the most engaging content,” stated Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Second of the three-part series blog post aims to describe all the benefits of using video as a type of content that converts better than any other content when being used as a marketing tool. One of the most important concerns every marketer has is definitely how to increase revenues. The newest B2B Content Marketing report shows B2B marketers are increasingly focused on driving revenue. This latest CMI and MarketingProfs study shows marketers are planning to increase their revenue by creating more content. Around 76% of the CMO-s claim they are planning to produce more content in 2016. 72% of them […]
Visual content, videos especially, will definitely continue as main trend in 2016. Brands will create more videos, utilize live streaming apps, invest into video ads and really embrace interactive features within content. It’s not just our view of the trends that will dominate 2016 but most of the industry people we’ve talked to said the same. In fact internet was buzzing about videos in 2016 for most of December last year as you can see in our weekly December roundups part 1, part 2 and part 3. Video ads are certainly nothing new. In 2016, digital display ad spending will […]
A few years ago content marketing ROI was not so easy to define and track, today marketers don’t have the same problem. We now have many methods and tools that provide us with the opportunity to measure our content marketing efforts and by tracking our results to improve our marketing strategy. If you’re one of the marketers unclear about how to achieve video content marketing ROI read this one out, it’s for you.