Should 'Write To Rank' Articles Be Punished by Google?

Google has stated many times that content should be written for the reader of the content and not to rank in search engines. I assume this would go for YouTube videos as well. It is an excellent approach for search engines to take in my opinion because theoretically if every content producer follows this standard, […]

5 Entertaining Angry Birds Videos on YouTube

Love Angry Birds? Then you will love the videos below. Angry Birds has been phenomenal this year. The classic drag, pull and catapult game has racked up more than 6 million paid downloads via the iTunes App store and 7 million free downloads on Android (Its Android version is supported by ads). Rovio, the architect behind […]

YouTube Top Videos 2010

YouTube and its community had a good 2010. This year, we all watched more than 700 billion YouTube videos, and uploaded more than 13 million hours of video. In its very own fashion, the YouTube team created a video to celebrate a wonderful 2010. The video mainly features the top 10 videos on YouTube for […]

Google Solicits AdWords 10th Birthday Tributes

For quite some time, AdWords has been good to Google and a lot of other companies, and Google would now like some outside help as it celebrates that fact.  Advertisers have been asked to contribute YouTube videos or written pieces in recognition of the tenth birthday of AdWords. Admittedly, this may sound a little self-involved […]

YouTube Video Resumes Are Ingenious [VIDEOS]

We have seen how people use Google AdWords and Google styled resume to get employers’ attention. Now, add YouTube into this portfolio. Several months ago, Graeme Anthony, a PR practitioner created a series of video resumes through YouTube. The video is simple, cool and to the point. At the end of the introduction video appears […]

LIVE: Google Makes Major Announcements at Google I/O

Today is the Google I/O Conference in San Francisco. The search giant is making several announcements on Google Wave and many of its other products. Here are my live notes on today’s keynote: Google I/O Keynote: Live Notes – VP of Engineering Vic Gundotra is addressing the crowd with some housekeeping notes and an introduction […]

Times Square Car Bomb Scare: NYC Webcam Captures Evacuation [PICS]

New York’s Times Square was evacuated tonight after a suspicious device was found in an SUV. Police confirmed that the device was a bomb, but there was no explosion and Times Square was safely evacuated. The story is still developing. Live webcams are pointed at Times Square 24/7, and that means the events were streamed […]

Conan Comedy Tour Clips Hit YouTube [VIDEOS]

He may be “legally prohibited from being funny on television,” but Conan O’Brien has still managed to capture the attention of a video-viewing audience. More and more fan-made videos from O’Brien’s live comedy show have made their way onto YouTube since the tour kicked off on Monday. The stirrings of virality started yesterday, when one […]

24 Essential Social Media Resources You May Have Missed

Another week down, and another chance to gather all the social media wisdom from the experts and put it to good use for your personal brand, your business, or for plain old fun. Check out these indispensable resources which include an exclusive peek inside YouTube’s inner sanctum, a swath of in-depth iPad coverage, and some […]

Our Top YouTube Videos This Week

YouTube is truly a magical place, replete with singing children, dancing animals and — in short — some of the most random schtuff on the web. Every day, we wade through this digital jungle to find you the best viral vids, but sometimes there’s just too much good stuff to post. So, in an effort […]