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The NFL is big, big business. Two weeks ago, Forbes pegged the average value of its 32 teams at $1.17 billion dollars… Read more The NFL, The Viral Audience, and Rapping White Guys
This industry has come so far so fast… There was a time when agencies were hired to make corporate videos–thankless… Read more On Longer Form Brand Content: Corning’s “A Day Made of Glass” Virals
Think about it: by the time you finish reading this blog entry, more than a week’s worth of fresh video… Read more With Over 100 Hours of Video Uploaded Every Minute, It’s Easy To Get Lost On YouTube
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Everyone remembers the opening sequence of Raiders of the Lost Ark, culminating with Indy’s footrace against a giant rolling boulder…but… Read more Viewer Abandonment and the Steven Spielberg Approach
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Back in 2001, broadband internet was just beginning to gain a foothold in America. One day that Summer, small movies… Read more The Dawn of Shareworthy Content: A Fisherman Kicks A Bear In The Nuts