Is Viddler an Alternative for YouTube?

Spoiler Alert: It depends on how you are using Video. How Viddler Went from YouTube Competitor to Enterprise Solution Provider Viddler’s co-founder Donna DeMarco, sheds some light on when it makes sense to use Viddler, YouTube, or use both together during an interview with Jason Verdelli of Phase 2 Solutions. Why it’s difficult to compare […]

Is YouTube Subscriptions an option for you to sell videos online?

On Thursday May 9, 2013, Google discussed its plans to offer a video subscription service on YouTube. This came as no surprise, although it’s a departure from their traditional free content approach, to which advertising (and huge revenues for Google) are attached. Some YouTube accounts receive money from video advertisements but the low Cost Per […]

The Power of Video

When done right, online video can be one of the most powerful tools you and your business can leverage. Check out this Viddler video as reference for your future video projects. It’s short, to-the-point, and encompasses a resonating message (… and for those of you not producing online video for your business, get inspired to […]

How-to: Schema Markup for Video SEO

By Eric Hochberger / Mediavine.com At Mediavine, we had a unique problem that only Viddler could fix. Our content, which is in the TV and movie genres for TV Fanatic , Movie Fanatic and The Hollywood Gossip, is extremely commoditized. The same studios and networks that provide us with movie trailers and TV promos are […]

Using In-video Commenting & Tagging for Post-production Feedback

In this short video, our videographer Matt D’Avella provides a look at how he uses Viddler’s video commenting to involve his clients in the post-production stages of their videos, utilizing everyone’s time effectively and efficiently. In summary, Matt uploads the client’s video to Viddler and creates a Secret URL, which allows only the client to […]

The SEO Benefits of Video

Survey says: If you have a video on your website, you are 53 times more likely to increase your first page search engine rank. Another survey says: You are likely to increase click-through rates by 41 percent by incorporating video content on your website, opposed to plain text. So the question becomes, “What steps do […]

Are You Serious about Online Video?

Here are five eye-opening facts that might get you a bit more serious about incorporating online video into your business strategy: 169 million people – 75% of U.S. Internet users – watch online videos. Globally, that percentage increases to 82%! On Facebook, videos are shared 12 times more than text and links combined. Video views […]

How to: Creating Video Sitemaps

Customers who have access to our API can quickly and easily create video sitemaps for their content. Video sitemaps will enable search engines to easily find and recognize your content. It will also give you the ability to have your videos themselves appear in search engine results (not guaranteed). To read more about video sitemaps […]

How human is the Viddler API?

Have no idea about API design but would like to learn more? Check out our API Webinar. After reading Noah Lorang of 37signal’s post API design for humans I got to thinking… how human is the Viddler API? We agree with Noah. It is now more important than ever to have a solid API design, documentation, and example […]

Make Your Online Video Interactive, Social, and Engaging

Viddler’s in-video tagging and commenting feature allows you and your viewers to interact within the video. By using our full player, you are given the option to leave a text or video comment and a tag right on the video timeline. By making your video public, you give your viewers the ability to interact with […]