THE VIDYARD BLOG

Video Marketing Resources, Inspiration & Tactics

Why Four Billion Video Views Means a lot, Even to B2B Marketers

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Facebook video for business

Look out YouTube. Here comes Facebook. During its earnings call on Wednesday, Facebook revealed some incredible numbers on video content. Most notably, Facebook users now view more than four billion videos a day on the social network. Let that sink in for a moment. That number by…

CEO of Altimeter Group, Charlene Li sees Huge Opportunities for Leaders Communicating with Video

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Charlene Li Video for Leaders

Leaders need to catch up to communication technology and extend their power and influence through digital channels. Or so says Charlene Li, Founder and CEO of Altimeter Group and recent author of “The Engaged Leader: A Strategy for your Digital Transformation”. Last week, at Marketo’s Marketing Nation…

5 Ways to Make Good Pre-roll Ads (that people might actually watch)

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Pre-roll video ads

Between the title and the first line, I’ve shown why you want to read this article, and it only took 5 seconds. If you have no interest in what you’ve seen so far, it’s likely you’re ready to leave. This is the basic premise of a pre-roll—those…

Engagement is Everything: Our Takeaways from Marketing Nation 2015

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Marketo Summit

Marketo’s Marketing Nation Summit is like starter’s pistol for marketers in Q2. Spring has sprung, and thousands of marketers descended on San Francisco to learn from one another, share some drinks at the annual gala, and discover new technologies to take their marketing to the next level….

5 Tips to Take Your Infographic from Static to Electric with Video

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video infographic

Not many content forms can beat the infographic. It’s got style, it’s got class. It provides a lot of information, facts, and statistics in an easily digestible, and even better, enjoyable way. But one content form does have the infographic beat: video. It’s not a frozen piece…

A Complete Guide to Unleashing Employee-Generated Content with Video

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feature

When we asked Jay Baer, New York Times Best-selling Author of Youtility and President of Convince & Convert, what the top Content Marketing trend of 2015 was, he said EGC or employee generated content. But not just EGC; EGC on video. Find out why he thinks this…

Use Video at Your Event to Engage Customers Even After It’s Over

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Event Video

Did you just participate in an industry conference? Host an event? These events are one of the best ways to engage with prospects and customers, learn and share industry knowledge, and collect a plethora of leads that could fill your pipeline for the next few months. (The…

When Should You Use a Whiteboard Video?

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Whiteboard Video

Did you know that whiteboard videos increase memory recall by 15%, and they can also increase the brain’s level of dopamine, which is a pleasure chemical? According to Sparkol it’s true, and that’s partly why whiteboard videos are so wildly successful for marketers. Whether you can believe…

Learn from the Best: An Informative Video Marketing Q&A with LA Creative Director

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video q&a

Sometimes it’s best to learn from someone who’s been there, done that … over and over again. Which is precisely why we sat down with David Murdico, Creative Director and Managing Partner at Supercool Creative Agency. At the beginning of this year, we listed David as an…

6 Important Takeaways from Oracle’s Modern Marketing Experience

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Oracle Modern Marketing Experience

Every marketer knows the real key to success is to always be learning. Consumer behavior changes every day, and new technologies are constantly evolving that make communicating with your customers and prospects easier, more timely, and with greater relevance than ever. For true Modern Marketers, the mecca…