Viral Video

A viral video is a video that becomes popular through the process of (most often) Internet sharing, typically through video sharing websites, social media and email. Viral videos often contain humorous content and include televised comedy sketches, such as The Lonely Island's "Lazy Sunday" and "Dick in a Box", Numa Numa videos, The Evolution of Dance, Chocolate Rain on YouTube; and web-only productions such as I Got a Crush... on Obama. Some eyewitness events have also been caught on video and have "gone viral" such as the Battle at Kruger.More recently, the Kony 2012 video by Invisible Children, Inc.
Posts about Viral Video
    • How Jukin Media is Leveraging Original Video Content After Viral Success

      Here at Tubular Insights, we’ve covered a lot of digital video executives and professionals in our “Day in the Life” series. Experts from the Weather Channel to the BBC have weighed in on what their days are like working in the video industry, and how they managed to grow successful YouTube channels and develop killer video strategies.

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  • Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor Take Their Fight to Online Video

    … though, he engages and makes himself available to fans which also means he has an uncanny ability to go viral. The content that is driving the large amount of views for this main event, is of a similar nature to what has made McGregor so big in online video. Mayweather is a social media star no doubt and he has been able to get viral video hits…

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  • Top Three Takeaways From #VidCon 2017 Industry Track

    … of Facebook Video” session. But, I learned later that Simo didn’t provide any additional details beyond what Danker had disclosed. Now, I was moderating a session on Programmatic Advertising that was scheduled concurrently with “The Future of Facebook Video” session, so I couldn’t skip my own session. Nevertheless, I was relieved that I hadn’t…

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  • How to manage a PR crisis: the 12 golden rules

    … You may have seen the incredible footage recently of the American physician who was forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight. He’d done nothing wrong apart from not complying with a request to vacate his seat so United staff could fly instead. The incident via ABC News can be seen here. It wasn’t a great look. In fact, in terms of brand…

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  • User-generated March Madness Videos Explode on Instagram

    … this time was a viral video about March Madness “hitting the classroom”. It was so compelling it was reposted by House of Highlights, Bleacher Report, Best Celebrations, Best Videos, and Whistle Sports to name a few. This video made up 9% of all March Madness content viewed on March 19th and has a total of 9.2M views and 978K engagements across the top 12…

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  • A Day in the Life Of: Head of Brand Partnerships at ATTN:

    … team, as well as your clients’ projects? TC: Since ATTN: does not sell pre-roll or display ads, all of our brand partnerships projects are bespoke, custom content. We build everything from scratch in-house, which means that project management and organizational tools are an incredibly important aspect of our business. We rely on Trello as a project…

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  • Game Changer? Going viral for all the wrong reasons

    … to the Lush newsletter for fortnightly advice to help you market your business better, tips from our video production gurus, and a podcast or two from our favourite podcasting team, Brand Newsroom. In the meantime, you might enjoy these: The new viral video: Lessons from Happy Chewbacca Is chasing viral content killing trust? [podcast with show notes] Here’s the one big reason so many corporate videos fail So you want a viral video The post Game Changer? Going viral for all the wrong reasons appeared first on Lush Digital. …

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  • So you want a viral video

    … One of the last things I want to hear a client say when talking about a video production is that they “want it to go viral”. When I think of viral videos, I go straight to things like Psy’s Gangnam Style and Charlie Bit My Finger. They are both great videos that got people to share them around and talk about them. But where are they now? Sure…

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  • A Day in The Life Of: Head of Programming at Viral Media Sensation Jukin Media

    … If you’ve ever searched YouTube for fail videos or cute animal compilations, chances are you’ve landed on a channel owned by Jukin Media. The viral video brand searches the web for user-generated content (UGC) on the brink of virality, purchases the rights, and then works with brands to license the content. Jukin also compiles these user…

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  • Inside Fatherly’s very grown-up viral video strategy

    … The millennial dad-focused website Fatherly has been on Facebook barely more than a year, but it’s already using it in a very grown-up way. Thanks to a quickly, finely honed Facebook video strategy that’s earned Fatherly more than 250 million views in under a year, the site is now using its viral videos to grow not just its presence…

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