Category Archives: Video Marketing

Cross Browser and All Device Video Play With Just MP4 File

mp4 video file is all that is required for cross browser play Originally I was going to make this post about how to use the WebM video format that I now include on most all download pages.

However, in my testing, I found that due to recent browser updates, all that is required is a properly coded (h.264) MP4 video file. So all the WebM files I’ve uploaded in recent weeks can be used as fall-backs for older browsers but as I demonstrate in the following video, you do not need them.

Needless to say, I will not be rendering and uploading any more WebM formats to the download pages. This saves me storage costs as well as the time it takes to render and upload these large file types.

It also saves you time in having to download them then upload them to your s3 or hosting account as well as adding the URLs to your video player.

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Step 2 To Monetizing Your Videos With Advertisements

In Step 1 of Monetizing Your Videos With Advertisements, I introduced you to a powerful, FREE and time saving ad server from Google called DoubleClick aka DFP Small Business.

In Step 2 of Monetizing Your Videos With Advertisements, I’ll..

1.Signup for Google DFP Small Business

2. Adjust the Admin settings

3. Create a new Advertiser (Your name, product name or the name of the company paying you to place ads on your site – This is one of the items in Creating a New Order)

4. Create a Creative (a Creative is basically the video or banner ad that will be placed on the video)

5. Create an Order & Line Item (The Order is the Advertiser or Company paying for the ads & the Line Item is the Campaign. The Line Items or Campaigns contain the Creatives or video ads and banners. Each Order can contain as many Line Items as you want and each Line Item can contain as many Creatives as you like)

6. Add Creative to the Line Item (You can assign as many creatives to a Line Item as you want)

7. Create an Ad Unit (The Ad Unit contains the Line Item & Creative as well as defines where on your site the ads are displayed. For our demo, it will just contain the Line Item & Creative)

8. Generate Code to Place in the Video Player

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Step 1 To Monetizing Your Videos With Advertisements

One of the easiest ways to make money online is to monetize your content. plrvideodirect monetize videos

This can be done with adsense ads, affiliate links, selling ad space on your site and sometimes even banner ads work.

YouTube monetizes their content much the same way.

Video creators can apply for the Partner Program, which is basically an Adsense program for YouTube.

If accepted, the video creator is given the tools within their YouTube video manager to position advertisements on their uploaded videos.

YouTube pays out millions annually to these Partners so obviously there is a lot of money being made by putting ads on videos.

Wouldn’t it be great if you could Continue reading