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Meet Watch Awards Talent Judge Amber J. Lawson Comedy Gives Back CEO speaks about online video trends

Entrepreneur and producer Amber J. Lawson has made a career out of spotting innovative ways to create content online. Recently, she’s noticed that it’s not just the the average joe…

April 4, 2014, 5:54 PM EDT

Lacoste Takes One Giant Leap in Top YouTube Brand Videos Plus, Taco Bell's Ronald McDonalds maintain momentum

Fans of first kisses may want to check out Lacoste’s Big Leap ad. The 30-second spot likens that heartstopping moment to the thrill of jumping off a building. Taco Bell’s brilliant…

April 4, 2014, 12:10 PM EDT

Spoofs and Pranks Prove to Be Viral Hits BaneCat gives you permission to watch these videos at work

There are two things that are (almost) always guaranteed to do well on YouTube. One involves riffing on pop culture. The other takes advantage of people being duped. This past week’s…

April 2, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

The 10 Best Brand Channels on YouTube Go Pro No. 1, followed by Six Pack Shortcuts

YouTube has anointed GoPro the No. 1 brand on the site with its inaugural monthly leaderboard. Google quietly released the top 10 YouTube brands this week, looking at the highest…

April 2, 2014, 10:10 AM EDT

Spil Games Introducing New Targeted Video Ad Strategy Company believes happiness is the key

Spil Games, a gaming company that has already taken Europe by storm, is hoping to leverage its unique video ad opportunities to get to the next level with advertisers. Many casual…

April 2, 2014, 8:59 AM EDT

Brazilians Pose Nude to Protest Widespread Belief That Rape Is Justified Viral hashtag translates to #IDontDeserveToBeRaped

We've seen #nomakeupselfies and #cockinasock, all in the name of cancer awareness, but the latest in viral activist hashtags is #EuNaoMereçoSerEstrupada, which translates to #IDontDeserveToBeRaped. In a survey done by Brazil's…

April 1, 2014, 9:18 PM EDT

Meet Watch Awards Talent Judge Wilson Cleveland Unboxd founder sounds off on his favorite video projects

Actor and producer Wilson Cleveland has been in oodles of different projects, but he’ll never forget playing the world’s unluckiest vlogger in the season 5 premiere of BlackBoxTV. The horror series…

April 1, 2014, 1:58 PM EDT

Cats React to Viral Videos in Surreal Friskies-Branded Spoof Creators of 'Kids React' parody themselves for April Fools

Forget about kids and teens, how to do cats feel about watching other felines online? In a bit of branded self-satire, YouTube megaproducers The Fine Bros. partnered with Friskies to create Cats React to…

April 1, 2014, 12:02 PM EDT

OkCupid Blocks Firefox, Saying Mozilla CEO Opposes Gay Marriage Browser defends its LGBT support

Newly appointed Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich has his share of detractors, but few are more high-profile than massive dating site OkCupid. The site, which gets 10 million unique visitors a month, is…

March 31, 2014, 6:58 PM EDT

Your First Look at How Much Fun Oculus Rift Won't Be With Facebook Gameplay interruptus

When you heard the news of Facebook's acquisition of virtual reality startup Oculus Rift, you were kind of excited. Or you weren't, especially if you were one of the original…

March 31, 2014, 3:35 PM EDT

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