Video Of The Week: Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

It was an easy and obvious call this weekend. I’m going to spend some time this morning watching my friend and coinvestor (on a few things) Mary Meeker do her thing. You should too. mobile VC & Technology Web/Tech

Protect The Internet

Feld Thoughts

Recently, two bills have been introduced into Congress that – if passed – will do irreparable damage to the Internet, entrepreneurship, free speech, and job creation as a result of the continued entrepreneurial activity around the Internet.

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Video Of The Week: Mary Meeker’s Internet Trends Report

A VC : Venture Capital and Technology

This is a few weeks old, but I finally got around to watching it. Mary always does a nice job of summarizing the latest trends.

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Why Most Online Video Companies Will Fail

Both Sides of the Table

So you can imagine that I see a lot of video startups. “You can’t build a large online video company. You have to build a large online tech company that distributes video.” There’s a reason that Maker pulled away while most online video companies did not.

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Video Insights: The IoT Startups Changing the World

The Startup Magazine

By now, most of us will have heard about the “Internet of Things” (IoT) and how it will bring benefits like connected homes. The Internet of Things: Mapping the value beyond the hype” estimates an annual impact of $3.9-$11.1

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Everything You Need To Know For Your Next Video Interview


With Google Hangouts, Zoom, Skype, and FaceTime – to name just a few examples of video conferencing platforms – now commonplace, it’s easier than ever to speak with someone via video. Above all else, make certain that your Internet connection works properly and is reliable.

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Conversion: The Most Important Internet Metric of All (Revisited)

Over 13 years ago, in March of 2000, I wrote a blog post titled “ The Most Powerful Internet Metric of All. ” The key thesis was this: if an Internet company could obsess about only one metric, it should be conversion. Video: Learn more about Sailthru.

4 Companies Getting Video Right

Up and Running

The traditional process of video production costs companies serious money, with heavy equipment, expensive studio fees and a result that wasn’t always worth the massive amount of time and energy put into the project. Use Video to Draw Consumers In.

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How to get attention from internet celebrities

A Smart Bear: Startups and Marketing for Geeks

You can find our video and details here: URL If you share our vision, help us spreading the word. Hello Jason, I am starting a business and I’ve decided to video document the steps I take along the way.

What Hasn't Changed: The Internet Keeps Getting Bigger.

500 Hats

Regardless, though I respect Fred greatly, let me state my position for the record – consumer and small business internet opportunities are FAR from “over”, and any such commentary is foolish, narrow-minded, and simply dead wrong (altho, it may indeed be “over” for most large funds attempting to do seed-stage investing at any scale similar to YC or 500).

The Most Interesting Online Video Trend

Both Sides of the Table

By now many of you know the Harlem Shake but what you may not appreciate is the broader trend behind the video and it has mirrored my general views on how TV will work in the future. Of course you know Gangnam Style , which is now the most viewed video in history at 1.3

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4 Ways Small Businesses Can Use Video Marketing


YouTube, the world’s most popular video sharing website , states that they have over a billion users. Mobile and web-based video platforms and solutions are dominating the media world. Video marketing is an excellent way for companies to generate revenue and increase brand awareness.

Two eras of the internet: pull and push

Chris Dixon

The evolution of the internet is an extremely complex topic. One simplifying pattern comes from the two types of actions internet users take: pull and push. Push is when you are using the internet in a more passive way and content comes to you. People tend to push things they find funny, interesting, moving, outrageous, etc which usually means they push media: articles, videos, lists, gifs, photos, etc.

Avoid These Shocking Video Marketing Mistakes To See Success


Video marketing is one of the most useful tools businesses have at their disposal. Many brands have seen great success with ads and viral videos , so it’s natural that other companies want to get involved. Avoid these video marketing mistakes to improve your chances of success.

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10 Proven Methods to Optimize Your Videos for Search

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

If you’re looking for effective ways to advertise your new website or startup, don’t forget the power of video. Internet surfers, and especially young people, conduct searches on Youtube second only to Google. Create a Video Sitemap.

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Test Your Aptitude for Business Internet Jargon

Startup Professionals Musings

Many of the businesses and entrepreneurs I know still don’t realize that they need to use and understand the Internet, even if their interest is not e-commerce. Here is a quick test of your real Internet savvy. Blogs composed of video clips are called “vlogs.” Streaming video.

7 Ways to Grow Your Startup With Video

Up and Running

Video is one of the best tools to leverage right now to accelerate your business growth. Cisco expects video content to account for around 80 percent of the internet traffic by 2020. Clearly, video is not a fad. Video testimonials. Explainer videos.

Dell Names 16 Winners of its Internet of Things Innovation Contest


By LAURA LOREK Reporter with Silicon Hills News The Internet of Things is making us safer. V5 Systems created a portable outdoor security system that doesn’t need to be plugged in, can capture video, detect a gunshot and pinpoint the location it was fired from to alert authorities in real time. V5 Systems won Dell […] The post Dell Names 16 Winners of its Internet of Things Innovation Contest appeared first on SiliconHills.

The Value Of Corporate Video Production For Modern Day Businesses


In an internet driven marketplace it means that communication is quick, instant, and it can reach millions of people all around the world, so it is important that how a company communicates is well thought out and executed. Others corporate video production video

Must-Use Lead Conversion Tactics for Video Marketing

Duct Tape Marketing

Must-Use Lead Conversion Tactics for Video Marketing written by Guest Post read more at Small Business Marketing Blog from Duct Tape Marketing. It’s free to upload a photo or video to the stream and gets viewed by countless SnapChat users; approximately 16.5 Video is now!

10 Video Introductions and Media Plugs for Israeli Startups

VC Cafe

Video is a great way to get your startup some viral visibility. According to Cisco , by 2015, one million minutes of video – the equivalent of 674 days – will cross the internet every second (!) Video is a great way to get your startup some viral visibility.

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How to Lose an Employee in 10 Days [with Video]

Up and Running

In a tech company, you say, yeah, you’ve got to work, but we really don’t have internet for you or a computer or headphones.

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11 Internet Marketing Stats to Optimize Your Ads Online

Duct Tape Marketing

11 Internet Marketing Stats to Optimize Your Ads Online written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. No matter what type of visual content you choose, whether photos, images, or video, try to make it eye-catching. Video.

The Future of Internet & Cars

Agile VC

I’ve been doing some thinking about the future of cars and the impact of the internet. When people talk about “internet” and “cars” people usually think of internet-connected automobiles for the purposes of infotainment.

Must-Use Lead Conversion Tactics for Video Marketing

Duct Tape Marketing

Must-Use Lead Conversion Tactics for Video Marketing written by Kala Linck read more at Duct Tape Marketing. Because I have a friend who is building a business in the ag arena, I thought this would be a great opportunity to get the word out about his video production company.

How Online Video Companies Can Increase Margin and Build Better Businesses

Both Sides of the Table

In my last post I pointed out that many of the media commentators who have criticized the YouTube video network companies as not having strong businesses were mistaken. So why is online video such an attractive market to build a startup? You Must Produce Your Own Videos.

Got Video? Well, Prepare Your Vaccinations Because It’s Time to Go Viral

Blogtrepreneur | Entrepreneur Blog

You get a short video clip in your email. Viral videos are so popular, and can be such effective marketing techniques, precisely because their enchantment is indefinable and difficult to replicate. So what is the ideal form of the viral video? Got Video? We’ve all done it.

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Business Marketing Video Tips

The Startup Magazine

The secret to making amazing business marketing videos on a small budget is planning. Marketing Video Tips. In video production, a script is considered the master plan. It is the blueprint or detailed guide of how the video will be produced and edited.

Sustainable Strategies for Internet Startup Success

Startup Professionals Musings

It seems like everyone has an Internet startup these days. Without a sustainable strategy, these challenges lead to the terrifying statistic that nine out of ten online businesses will fail, and lead to the current ratio of Internet failures to millionaires being thousands to one.

7 Essential Components Of An Effective Video Outreach Strategy


According to data from eMarketer, “More than 62% of the world’s internet users will view digital video in 2017, up from 60.8% Think about that for just a minute: 62% of all online individuals will be consuming video content. Create Long-Term Video Marketing Strategy.

Can You Launch A Product With No Webinars, No Videos, No Multimedia And Still Succeed? by Yaro Starak

In the last decade the world of internet marketing, like the internet itself, has become dominated by multimedia. The post Can You Launch A Product With No Webinars, No Videos, No Multimedia And Still Succeed?

Developing The Best Workforce With Video Conferencing


Video conferencing is an answer to this complaint. Using video conferencing technology, also known as VTC (for video teleconferencing), firms like CBS can effectively manage and direct their employees, as well as listen to input that would otherwise be inaccessible.

7 Digital Marketing Trends For Your Brand Success in 2016


More videos than ever (you’re going to need a better internet connection!). The use of videos for marketing purposes has been steadily growing. Expect to see a lot more of the ‘how to’ videos for some years! Internet advertising is expected to rise by 10% on a global rate.

How to Engage with Customers Using Facebook Live Video

Duct Tape Marketing

How to Engage with Customers Using Facebook Live Video written by Guest Post read more at Duct Tape Marketing. One of the key features of live videos is its flexibility. Live videos are an excellent way to grab your audience’s attention in real time.

Why We Need a Neutral Internet, Exhibit A

Andrew Payne

Now, those channels are currently playing a looping video with Verizon spokespeople, urging subscribers to call Cox Media. This inconsistent situation is precisely and exactly why we need a neutral Internet. Ultimately, it hinders innovation: compare the closed, legacy platforms (cable TV, pre-smartphone cell phones) with the enormous economic, quality-of-life, and strategic benefits of the new, open platforms (the Internet, smartphones).

Mary Meeker's 2013 Internet Trends

Force of Good: a blog by Lance Weatherby

Mary Meeker of Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and the goddess of Internet analysts is out with her 2013 Internet Report. Here is a video of Mary''s presentation. Internet Growth continues, mobile is on fire, get a computer science degree.

[Infographic] The Internet: Then And Now


Today, the Internet has grown by such leaps and bounds that a tremendous amount of data is being created, delivered and stored each day on the Internet. Here’s an infographic look at the timeline of how the Internet has grown since: [ Infographic credit: Who Is Hosting This ].

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Animated Video: A Huge Draw For Marketers


Video is booming across the web because content audiences like consuming rich, dynamic media. Businesses are beginning to understand how to capitalize on online video’s natural advantage, which is a win-win for consumers and the industries delivering services to them.

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George Orwell Talks To Us From The Future About a Free and Open Internet

Feld Thoughts

I thought this was a powerful and clever video about the risks to the free and open Internet. I was happy to see Google launch their Take Action site last week about a Free and Open Internet. Google ‘Take Action’ Backs the Free and Open Internet.

Understanding Why Netflix Changed Pricing

Internet online video Uncategorized video Web/TechMany journalists have offered their opinion on Netflix’s recent changes, its stock price decline, and their even more recent branding changes (Qwikster). Yet in each article, it appears as if the journalist all agree that the price move (creating separate prices for streaming and DVDs) was a bad strategic move. As an example, Techcrunch notes: “Raising prices for those of [.].

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