Google have been struggling for ages with how to monetise YouTube but starting with music and videogame partners YouTube will now begin inserting click-to-buy links below select videos. Right now these affiliate links connect to iTunes and Amazon but we’re told more are coming.
Brilliant thinking from EA Sports here. Levinator25, a Tiger Woods PGA Tour 08 player, posted a video on YouTube showing a new feature of the game: the “Jesus Shot”. As a response to a fan video Tiger Woods and EA Sports demonstrate that the “glitch” Levinator25 thought he found in the game, is not a… Continue reading EA Sports – They’ve just won the game
We’ve had a few videos whizzed around glue this week. Just had to share them. Easy Lionel – This poor guy is absolutely fried, so these Glaswegian cleaners film him and take the piss. Messiah Remix goes off!!! – Biblical loonacy You’ve gotta love YouTube.
The Muppets now have 4 dedicated YouTube channels, but these grumpy old fellas really used to make me laugh. They’re now on YouTube giving their “video response”. Interests and Hobbies: Heckling, hectoring, complaining, insulting and any unreasonable criticism that otherwise ruins it for others.
A topic titled Amazing Rare Def Leppard is gonna get clicked on right. I came across one and did. This was the video. Give this a couple of minutes to get going.. trust me. Fantastic video from Def Leppard The summary said “This is a Def Leppard Parody. I made it after I saw a… Continue reading Merciless Piss-Take or Ultimate Homage. Shreds on YouTube
From YouTube to Brand X. It feels like it’s happening more and more. I’ve noticed quite a few ads whose concept is lifted almost wholesale from popular YouTube videos. Bursts of creativity in digital channels… re-appearing with higher production values, to sell products. Here’s a video that was upload to YouTube in May 2006, and… Continue reading Advertising Trends Explained: Short of a creative idea? YouTube is your friend.
Check out some of the comments on this vid. i fucking LOVE them!! haha eurofyter3 (13 minutes ago) lol iraq MrSandman526 (50 minutes ago) honestly….. this sucks hvissotz (3 weeks ago) epic fail. icecreamdaddy (3 weeks ago) ok.. that sucked ass! casperzgfp (3 weeks ago) im not being funny but this is the worst video… Continue reading How to win friends and influence people… on YouTube