Freebooting

  • YouTube and the Frustration with Curated Video Content

    … these compilation videos. Allowing these channels to persist leaves little reason to watch the original content. I enjoy a good compilation video as much as the next viewer, but if they aren’t being done with the proper consent, they need to be stopped and certainly shouldn’t be getting featured on the front page. Freebooting is bad enough…

    Andy Smith/ ReelSEOin Social Content YouTube- 14 readers -
  • Video Marketing Review of the Year: The Top 15 ReelSEO Posts of 2015

    …, and prove to be invaluable for 2016. ReelSEO Rewind: Video Marketing Strategic Insights In November of 2015, Ogilvy & Mather published a Red Paper about “The Digital Social Contract” that explained why traditional advertising like the pre-roll doesn’t work on YouTube and also outlined why collaborating with YouTube creators like Michelle Phan…

    Greg Jarboe/ ReelSEOin Content YouTube- 37 readers -
  • Why Vine Compilations are Taking Off on Facebook

    … approaches working like a dream for many. The first is to make a compilation video, which has been doing well on YouTube for quite some time. The other approach, which has been working increasingly well as of late, is for Facebook users to re-upload Vines directly to the site, one at a time. Some may point to this as content theft or freebooting…

    Andy Smith/ ReelSEOin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Why User-generated Video Needs the Same Protection as Branded Content

    … Sharelines Freebooting continues to be a serious problem across the major video platforms, particularly FacebookThe perception that UGC video is free to use, repurpose, and monetize without proper measure is wrongAmateur video creators are at a disadvantage when it comes to rights management A full two years ago, I wrote a guest post…

    ReelSEOin Content- 22 readers -
  • Your Quick Guide to Reporting Freebooted Videos to Facebook

    … Freebooting. We’ve talked about it before and it continues to be a major thorn in the side of creators. Another example of it came across my desk this week in what may give some hope to creators who are looking for ways to fight this exploitation of their works, specifically on Facebook. The good news is that the freebooted copy was taken down…

    Andy Smith/ ReelSEOin Social Facebook- 11 readers -
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