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  • Facebook Users Find Video 5x More Engaging Than Images

    … on the site? Facebook says yes, at least for citizens of the United Kingdom and United Arab Emirates. In a recent video released by Facebook IQ, the social networking platform explained how it conducted a study of participants in the UK and UAE and discovered people in those regions of the world gazed at video content on Facebook and Instagram 5x longer…

    ReelSEOin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Video Will Account for 70% of All Mobile Traffic by 2021 [Report]

    … phone networks28B mobile devices will be connected by 2021, Internet of Things will account for 16B of them The Growth of Mobile Video Traffic: 2016 to 2021 The reports states that it's the increased practice of embedding video content on web pages and social network feeds that is helping to drive the growth in traffic and consumption. YouTube…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEOin YouTube- 25 readers -
  • Longer-Form Articles Work on Smartphones (Study)

    …. According to Pew, total engaged time (time spent scrolling, clicking or tapping) with news stories 1,000 words and longer averaged about twice that with stories of 101 to 999 words—123 seconds, compared with 57 seconds. Pew added that while 76 percent of the articles it studied were of the shorter variety, long-form stories attracted visitors…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook Twitter- 18 readers -
  • Millennials Ensure 46% of Video is Consumed Via Mobile [Report]

    …, is being delivered over the top. Everything from episodic TV to longer dramas, movies, news and sports has become regular fare online. Still, a vast amount of short-form content is being consumed on mobile devices, an almost made-to-order delivery system that better matches up with modern lifestyles. The price of data is coming down, and operators…

    Greg Jarboe/ ReelSEO- 18 readers -
  • Top 3 Facebook Video Ad Formats for 2016

    …. In this article, I’ll examine those formats and break down the key takeaways from each so that you can expand your reach beyond YouTube to effectively engage an audience on Facebook. Let's take a look at the first format: #1 Educational/Informational Shorts These fast-paced, short-form instructional videos have been made popular by media giants BuzzFeed…

    ReelSEOin Social Facebook- 22 readers -
  • Why Vine Compilations are Taking Off on Facebook

    … from the original creators’ Vine page. Given the current nature of Facebook video, the heavy reward for Day One uploads and it skewing that content toward short form, Facebook provides the perfect opportunity for not just compilation pages, but Vine creators themselves to capitalize from a double posting of their own work. It helps open their work…

    Andy Smith/ ReelSEOin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Is Vine Worth the Time for Branded Video Content?

    …. Many brands, like GE, and Samsung, are excelling at this approach, and using short-form video to entertain and inform, as well as drive traffic to other video platforms and external sites. The second approach involves collaborating with those influential Vine creators who are dominating the platform, and whose audience may be highly receptive…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEOin Social Content- 20 readers -
  • Spotify Fires Back at YouTube, Adds Own Video Content

    …-form & Original Content Now before you start thinking Spotify will be a major competitor to YouTube, think again. The video that is being added to Spotify is likely to be short form clips that will help enhance the entertainment on the site and help users “find more of what they love”. There is also some original content coming up from a whole…

    Andy Smith/ ReelSEOin Social Content YouTube- 29 readers -
  • 11 of the Best Branded Vines & Instagram Videos for April 2015

    … totally worth reading for the comments from readers who took it just a bit too seriously. #2 Arbys: Short-form videos work really well when they are crisp, clear and use an addictive backing track. This pita promotion from Arbys borrows heavily from Pacman, including the oh-so-familiar soundtrack to a generation. #3 SamsungMobileUS: Talking of jaunty…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEOin Social- 25 readers -
  • 3 Ways to Optimize Videos for Mobile Devices [Creators Tip #161]

    … Devices There are still a lot of people who encode their videos so they only work on desktops. Ideally, you need to encode your videos in such a way that they work for smartphones and tablets. There are two approaches you can take for this: Short-form Video: Use a MP4 file for videos that last up to 4 minutes in length. Long-form Video: Use Apple's…

    Carla Marshall/ ReelSEOin YouTube- 26 readers -
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