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    Dave Witting on August 28, 2013

    We frequently field a common question from a variety of our digital media customers, including major broadcasters and online publications: how do I make the most of my short-form video content to better promote my long-form content? There's a general consensus that short-form video content is valuable, helps publishers to connect with audience members and generally promotes the real digital media moneymaker: long-form content. Read More →

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    Dave Witting on April 16, 2013

    Are you looking to improve your video SEO and drive more traffic to your site? Here are 7 quick tips that can help. Write your video title and description for people Google puts importance on “writing for people” and frowns upon stuffing keywords in your video title and description. Make sure you are writing titles and descriptions that are engaging and relevant to your audience, not stuffing keywords. Read More →

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    Dave Witting on March 30, 2010

    The iPad is coming and it's super easy to make sure your Brightcove account is ready. Here are the three easy steps: (1) Confirm your account is set-up for Universal Delivery Service (UDS): this is the default setting for all Brightcove accounts. If you didn't ask us to change your settings, then you should be all set. You can also ask Support to confirm if you are unsure. Read More →

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    Dave Witting on February 21, 2010

    At Brightcove Account Management, we're always looking for better ways to keep our partners informed. As a team, we share these little tidbits internally and I thought it might be fun to broaden the distribution. If you have suggestions, please shoot me a note or add a comment. Read More →

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    Dave Witting on December 11, 2009

    Congrats to our friends at VEVO for launching this week. While it may be popular to bash the labels, it's been my experience that some of the biggest innovation around monetization, advanced features and business models have come from our partners in the music industry. Read More →

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    Dave Witting on December 11, 2009

    The holidays are here and that means shopping. Gone are the days when all your shopping could be done within the pages of a comic book. With online shopping thoroughly mainstream, you’ll note that some e-commerce sites have turned to Brightcove for their video needs. Video is the number one advanced site feature that online retailers are planning on adding to their ecommerce sites this season and we have some neat partner examples below: Read More →

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    Dave Witting on December 10, 2009

    As we get closer to the holiday season and close out 2009, I'd like to take a moment to wish everyone a very Merry Krampus day. What's Krampus Day?" you might ask. Well, it's a lot like Christmas. Just replace the guy in the red suit with a gruesome horned devil named Krampus and you've got the general idea. A lovely holiday video can be found here. Read More →