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The Adotas Video section focuses on the news and happenings of the online video advertising marketplace, from pre-roll and in-stream to branded content and innovative formats. Adotas is proud to provide complete coverage of the online video advertising marketplace so you can remain informed and competitive.



Interactive Video Technology–Are You Ready For This?

Written on
April 7th 2015
Author
Adotas

Innovid Inc., announced the issuance of a patent by the U.S. Patent Office that covers interactive video technology —an innovation sweeping the digital advertising industry. The patent for invention number 8,745,657 is for “inserting interactive objects into video content.” The patent was originally filed in February 2009. The patent covers the ... more...

Barely Branded & Totally Viral Video (sort of) Ads

Written on
March 23rd 2015
Author
Adotas

Here are two great examples of how fabulously creative video advertising can make you part of a worldwide discussion about issues that matter –and your product or mission. If you create something catchy enough, viewers will be compelled to share it–over and over. One of the most popular ads that ... more...

Is Your Funnel Half-Full or Half-Empty?

Written on
February 25th 2015
Author
Matt Voda

2014 ushered in massive changes to the marketing landscape. With the launch of advertising on Tumblr and Snapchat, promoted Pinterest pins, Twitter’s “buy” button, and Apple Pay, to name just a sampling, we as marketers have more ways than ever to connect with consumers at every stage of the purchase ... more...

Crossing the Channel Part 2: TV & Online Video

Written on
February 17th 2015
Author
Katrin Ribant

In our first “Crossing the Channel” article, we broke down the complexity of the Display ecosystem. Now we’ll look into the channels of video and television. More precisely, we’ll take a nuanced look at how marketers can design ways to measure performance across video and TV that includes other relevant ... more...

Twitter Ruffles Own Feathers With Speculated New Auto-Play Video Ad Product

Written on
January 12th 2015
Author
Adotas

Twitter is gearing up to introduce a new video ad product, according to Ad Age earlier this week. It’s no secret that advertisers love Facebook’s auto-playing video ads as well as YouTube’s pay-for-plays platform that allows higher engagement with consumers. Not on to get lost in the flock, Twitter’s potential to ... more...

Sizmek Presents Ads Of The Week: January 5th – January 9th

Written on
January 9th 2015
Author
Sizmek

Now that the gift-giving season is over, these ads invite us to give ourselves a treat for a change. Escape into a fairy-tale fantasy at the theatre, fly to a getaway destination, get your skin into springtime shape or gift yourself with something truly indulgent, this week’s featured ads are ... more...

Dave Otten, CEO of JW Player, On How Global Appeal of Video Continues to Grow

Written on
December 12th 2014
Author
Adotas

The global appeal of video continues to grow. JW Player, a leading online and mobile video platform and player technology company, says one in seven people on the planet and one in three people in the United States and Europe watch online video content delivered by it each month. “We are ... more...

DigitalSherpa Shares 25 Reasons Why Smartphone Users Love Video Viewing

Written on
December 11th 2014
Author
Adotas

Video is the way to deliver info, fun and facts. The 14% increase in smartphone video viewing that’s predicted for 2015 –by eMarketer –proves it. Almost a quarter of a billion people will get in on digital video viewing next year–and half of them will be on smartphones. Mobile video content ... more...

Instagram Hits 300 Million Active Users, Announces Verified Accounts And Better Spam Filtering

Written on
December 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

Instagram announced it now has 300 million active users. They’ve added 100 million actives just nine months after announcing its 200th—but that doesn’t mean it’s making money. Too bad a picture isn’t worth 1,000 dollars—instead of 1,000 words! The photo sharing company, which was bought by Facebook in 2012 for a ... more...

Sizmek Presents Ads of the Week: November 17th – November 21st

Written on
November 21st 2014
Author
Sizmek

A new movie from DreamWorks, a new game from Ubisoft, and new tasty breads from McDonald’s – our ads of the week showcase of how big brands get the small details right. Check out how smart synchronization in these ads brings together animated components in clever and engaging ways. Country: France Advertiser: ... more...