Facebook launches Lasso, its music and video TikTok clone

Done cloning Snapchat, Facebook is now chasing Chinese short-form video sensation TikTok with the launch of its knock-off Lasso. Available now for iOS and Android, Lasso is Facebook’s answer to the zany mobile lipsyncing playground that’s gained ground with young users, both in China and in the West. The release confirms TechCrunch’s scoop from last month […]

White House shares manipulated Infowars video to justify CNN press ban

Read this slowly: The White House’s press secretary has tweeted a manipulated video shared by the editor-at-large of conspiracy theorist outlet Infowars to attempt to justify its decision to suspend the press credentials of CNN’s chief white house correspondent. CNN’s Jim Acosta had his press pass pulled by the White House earlier today after press secretary […]

Top 10 Video Trends [Infographic]

From search-friendliness to livestreaming, the way audiences find and view videos is changing. Are you keeping up? Check out these 10 ways to make your videos stand out and keep people watching. Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Vine cofounder announces Byte, a new looping video app launching this spring

Dom Hofmann has been working on a successor to Vine, the 6-second looping video app bought and killed by Twitter, for at least a year.Read More Social – VentureBeat

The Great Facebook Video Swindle

Back in the day, only digital publishers and marketers knew to never trust Facebook. You know, like that one time… Continue Reading The post The Great Facebook Video Swindle appeared first on Copyblogger. Copyblogger

Vimeo integrates with LinkedIn to enable video publishing to company pages

Vimeo announced on Monday end-to-end integration with LinkedIn via its ‘Publish to Social’ feature. The post Vimeo integrates with LinkedIn to enable video publishing to company pages appeared first on Marketing Land. Please visit Marketing Land for the full article. Marketing Land – Internet Marketing News, Strategies & Tips

Twitter Has Renewed its Live Video Push & Here’s What You Need to Know

Once a pioneer in bringing live video to the social media world, Twitter fell behind the likes of Facebook, LinkedIn, and others as this format rose to mainstream prominence. However, the platform’s recent move to make live video more easily discoverable shows Twitter is recommitting to video. But the question is: Can Twitter recapture the […]

How to Create a Video Marketing Strategy

Before investing time and money into video marketing, make sure you have a strategy that aligns with your business goals. Read the full article at MarketingProfs MarketingProfs Daily: Content

Digital Marketing News: Search & Social’s Strong Ad Growth, Facebook’s Breach Fallout, & Reddit Tops 1B Native Video Views

The post Digital Marketing News: Search & Social’s Strong Ad Growth, Facebook’s Breach Fallout, & Reddit Tops 1B Native Video Views appeared first on Online Marketing Blog – TopRank®. Online Marketing Blog – TopRank®

Facebook launches Portal auto-zooming video chat screens for $199/$349

Facebook’s first hardware product combines Alexa (and eventually Google Assistant) with a countertop video chat screen that zooms to always keep you in frame. Yet the fancy gadget’s success depends not on functionality, but whether people are willing to put a Facebook camera and microphone in their home even with a physical clip-on privacy shield. […]