YouTube

YouTube, Google+ and LinkedIn Drive The Most Engaged Social Referrals

The fact is, many of us spend an egregious amount of time using social media (sharing tweets, commenting on FB posts, etc.). We lose ourselves in our ever updating feeds. The more curious among us even try to quantify the hours and minutes spent on social networking each day. But I’ve often wondered: What is our behavior … Read more

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Facebook Introduces Embeddable Posts

In an effort to inject Facebook into more public conversations, the company on Wednesday introduced embeddable posts that will let blogs and news organizations include status updates, videos and photos in stories. The posts work in the same way as embeds from Twitter and YouTube. Once your account is enabled, you will have the option to “Embed post.” That will … Read more

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Google Chromecast turns regular TVs into Internet-media smart TVs

Google just revealed a tiny HDMI dongle that connects to your plain old, non-smart TV, letting you send YouTube videos, Netflix movies, Pandora music and other content from the Internet to the television, all controlled by a phone, tablet or laptop. The controlling device doesn’t stream the content to the TV, which would drain the … Read more

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Now Anyone Can Make Money From YouTube

YouTube’s been full of adverts for a long ol’time—but for users to make money from it, they had to be approved by Google as being popular, in turn becoming a “partner” and grabbing a tiny slice of advertising revenue. Not anymore, now any old Joe can make money out of their video. The new announcement means that … Read more

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YouTube Automatically Corrects Your Shaky or Dark Video Uploads

The best moments you capture on film are often the roughest. Luckily, If you’re uploading a video for sharing, YouTube automatically detects your video’s problems and asks you to click just one button to fix them. YouTube’s editor previously offered a stabilization method that took hours, but this is just an “I’m Feeling Lucky” for video. … Read more

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10 Essential Features of Every Good Business Website

  So your business has a website — or you’re in need of one for your brand new venture. Web design can be an overwhelming process, so we’ve spoken to a few web designers who told us what you need to have on your site … and what you can probably do without (like crazy … Read more

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YouTube Gets More Local With New Google Update

As previously reported, Google announced its list of February algorithm/search quality changes. The list had forty changes. One of them was “more locally relevant predictions in YouTube’. The related part of the list says: More locally relevant predictions in YouTube. [project codename “Suggest”] We’ve improved the ranking for predictions in YouTube to provide more locally relevant … Read more

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